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Arizona Elections 2018: Tiffany Shedd
As we head toward Arizona’s August primary elections, KJZZ's The Show is inviting the candidates in contested races to talk about why they’re running and some of the key issues in their contests.
Jul. 31, 2018
Legal H-1B Visas Scrutinized By Trump Administration
The Trump administration has publicly focused on cracking down on undocumented immigration, but it has also taken steps to limit legal immigration.
Jul. 31, 2018
Who
Should voters be told who is bankrolling an initiative?
Jul. 31, 2018
Nearly Half Of Border Agency Applicants Failed Exam
For years, the federal government agency in charge of securing the U.S.-Mexico border has tried to fill its ranks. But the slow hiring process was further choked by unqualified applicants. Now a new audit shows some of the problems plaguing Customs and Border Protection.
Jul. 31, 2018
Judge: Clean Elections Ballot Language
On Monday, a judge ordered lawmakers to provide voters with more information on a ballot measure proposing changes to the Citizens Clean Elections Commission.
Jul. 31, 2018
The Takeaway: Paul Manafort
Paul Manafort’s trial is scheduled to begin in Virginia, as the former Trump campaign chairman is facing charges for several financial crimes. These charges against Manafort include tax fraud and bank fraud based on his financial dealings in Ukraine.
Jul. 31, 2018
Democratic Candidates To Debate On Live TV
State Senator Steve Farley, Southern Arizona YWCA CEO Kelly Fryer and education professor David Garcia will answer questions from moderators and square off in a live hourlong debate.
Jul. 31, 2018
Murphy School Approves 69 Contracts A Week Before School Starts
A majority were classified employees, like bus drivers, secretaries and cafeteria workers. Those employees saw a 4 percent raise rescinded from them after being promised that after #RedForEd.
Jul. 30, 2018
Phoenix Hosts Hip Hop Dance Competition
Phoenix will welcome hip hop dancers from around the world as part of the USA and World Hip Hop Dance Championships.
Jul. 30, 2018
Support Staff See Payout After #RedForEd
In part two of a series looking at who the #RedForEd money impacts, one school district used the extra state money to add a stipend on all employee salaries.
Part One: Arizona Teachers Anticipate Bigger Paychecks This Year →
Jul. 30, 2018
ADOT Credits Program with Drop in Border Violations
ADOT is crediting a new training program with reducing border inspection violations for Mexican truckers.
Jul. 30, 2018
Pregnant Pythons Can Tap Muscle As Internal Water Source
Animals that breed in arid conditions can tap fat reserves for energy when food grows scarce, but how do pregnant vertebrates supply water to unborn young? A new study suggests one risky option.
Jul. 30, 2018
AZ Firefighters In California Fighting Carr, Ferguson Wildfires
Personnel from across the state are helping fight over a dozen wildfires in California.
Jul. 30, 2018
The End Of Mobile Home Parks In The Valley?
Land values are going up across the Valley, which is good news for a lot of homeowners here. But what about those who don’t own the land that their homes sit on?
Jul. 30, 2018
Nearly 2,500 Scientists Slam Trump
A group of 2,500 scientists signed a letter condemning President Donald Trump’s Administration from building new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Jul. 30, 2018
Monsoon Stories: Ty Karlovetz, Grand Canyon Park Ranger
As part of our ongoing series exploring the memories, emotions and perspectives the monsoon invokes in Arizonans, we hear from Ty Karlovetz, a park ranger at Grand Canyon National Park.
Jul. 30, 2018
Settlement: 3D Gun Blueprints Allowed Online
Earlier this month, the government settled a lawsuit against a man who’d posted online a blueprint for a 3D-printed, single-shot gun.
Jul. 30, 2018
BBC Look-Ahead: Zimbabwe
Zimbabweans are headed to the polls today in a presidential election, and for the first time since 1980, Robert Mugabe is not on the ballot.
Jul. 30, 2018
Boas On Political Endorsements
Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Jul. 30, 2018
March For Our Lives AZ Galvanizing Young Voters Ahead Of Midterms
Almost 80 percent of Americans ages 15 to 34 say leaders from their generation would do a better job running the country than the age group largely in power today.
Jul. 30, 2018

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