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Trump Administration Threatens Tribes
The Trump Administration says Native Americans might need to get a job to keep their health care. But Navajo leaders say that policy defies their 150-year-old treaty rights.
Apr. 25, 2018
Arizona
Thousands of Arizona teachers are walking off the job this week to show lawmakers how much they want to restore state funding to teachers and schools. That includes schools in Indian Country.
Apr. 25, 2018
AG Backs Off Plan To Halt Legal Program For Immigrants
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions backpedaled Wednesday afternoon on a plan to stop a legal program for detained immigrants without a lawyer at the end of April.
Apr. 25, 2018
AmeriCorps For Journalism: Sending Reporters To Understaffed Newsrooms
Report for America is modeled after AmeriCorps and aims to install 1,000 journalists in understaffed newsrooms by 2022.
Apr. 25, 2018
Researcher: Steroids Use A Major Problem Among Police Officers
Steroid testing by law enforcement agencies is limited, and a random testing program used by Phoenix police was eliminated in 2015.
Apr. 25, 2018
Rep. Townsend Threatens Lawsuit Over Teacher Walkout
Some Arizona lawmakers are speaking out against the coming walkout all together. Rep. Kelly Townsend has taken that one step further.
Apr. 25, 2018
Should Democrats Be Encouraged By Election Results In 8th District?
The Show talked with Reid Wilson, a national correspondent with The Hill newspaper in Washington, D.C., to find out what he’s hearing in the nation’s capital.
Apr. 25, 2018
What
One aspect of Thursday’s expected action by teachers that enters into the realm of semantics is whether it should be characterized as a strike or a walkout. For more on that, The Show turned to ASU law professor Zachary Kramer.
Apr. 25, 2018
Arizona Legislators Discuss Ways To Fund Teacher Pay Raise
As teachers get set to strike Thursday, state lawmakers are talking about ways to get educators a raise. Governor Ducey continues to pitch his plan, but Representative Noel Campbell wants his colleagues to refer a three-year, one-cent sales tax increase to the ballot.
Apr. 25, 2018
Arizona educators are preparing for what’s predicted to be the biggest teacher strike in the country Thursday. Wednesday marks almost a month of morning rallies calling for more money in the classroom, for teacher and support staff pay.
Apr. 25, 2018
ASU Offering Tourism And Management Program In Lake Havasu City
Lake Havasu City, Arizona, is probably best known for a couple of things: the London Bridge and being a haven for spring breakers. But the presence of an ASU location there has led to a greater focus on higher education. Now a new bachelor’s degree program in tourism and management aims to expand on that.
Apr. 25, 2018
Administration Has 90 Days To Explain Why It Wants To Stop DACA
A federal judge ruled Tuesady that protections must stay in place for those who hold DACA permits and that the government must resume accepting new applications.
Apr. 25, 2018
For Parents, Walkout Raises Questions About Where To Send Kids
Arizona parents are figuring out where to send their kids Thursday if their child’s school is closed for the walkout.
Apr. 25, 2018
How Did 8th District Voter Turnout Compare To Regular Election?
To break down some of the numbers, The Show turned to Garrett Archer, senior analyst for the Arizona Secretary of State’s Office.
Apr. 25, 2018
As Republican Lesko Heads To D.C., Dems See Opportunity
Debbie Lesko won the race for Arizona's 8th Congressional District on Tuesday night. She’ll represent the northwest Valley in Congress.
Apr. 25, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: Is Your Leader Too Charismatic?
Charismatic people have great vision. But a great leader also needs to make sure things get done. On this week's edition of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke explore how you can have too much of a good thing when it comes to charisma.
Apr. 25, 2018
The Takeaway: Supreme Court Hears Arguments In Trump Admin
Oral arguments begin Wednesday at the U.S. Supreme Court in a lawsuit intended to block President Donald Trump's third version of a "travel ban" extending to mainly Muslim-majority countries.
Apr. 25, 2018
Legal Program For Detained Immigrants Has AZ Roots
The United States currently has backlog of immigration cases approaching 700,000. Citing a need for financial oversight, the Trump administration has chosen to suspend a national program that grew from the model created by the Florence Project.
Apr. 25, 2018
Proposal To Rename Phoenix Park To Honor Community Leader
The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Board will consider renaming a park at its meeting Thursday night.
Apr. 24, 2018
Activist: Arizonans
A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has given the Trump administration 90 days to explain why the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is illegal. Otherwise, it will have to start taking new applicants.
Apr. 24, 2018

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