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Arizona Capitol building
Last week, they kicked off their 2018 session, and on Friday, Gov. Doug Ducey released his proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year.
Jan. 15, 2018
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On Saturday, a false missile alert caused panic in Hawaii. The ease with which it was sent out hints at some of the flaws in America's current nuclear preparedness systems.
Jan. 15, 2018
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What might a mass mobilization effort in support of the poor look like in 2018? The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. provided a blueprint 50 years ago that still inspires today.
Jan. 15, 2018
teacher with children
Lawmakers wanting to plug the gaping hole as teachers abandon Arizona's public schools have a plan to speed up certification.
Jan. 15, 2018
street
To avoid a gas tax hike, the governor's $10.1 billion budget includes "preventative" and "maintenance," but no major construction.
Jan. 15, 2018
Older woman crying
Last month, a report titled “Dignity Denied: Religious Exemptions and LGBT Elder Services” found that increasing religious freedom laws could hurt LGBT elders.
Jan. 15, 2018
Mars
A University of Arizona-run camera orbiting Mars has detected ice a few meters under the planet's surface. That bodes well for future human exploration.
Jan. 15, 2018
More than 11,000 lab confirmed flu cases have been reported in Arizona.
Jan. 15, 2018
A false alarm on a missile attack went out in Hawaii Saturday. As a result, Arizona officials are preparing to double check the alert system here
Jan. 15, 2018
Former Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano sued the federal government over the rescinding of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA. A judge ruled in Napolitano’s favor.
Jan. 15, 2018
Jeff Flake
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake commented on DACA and President Donald Trump's attitude toward the press on ABC's "This Week."
Jan. 15, 2018
Last year, president Donald Trump attacked Mexico's auto industry. After his accusations, some analysts expected a drop in the production and sales in Mexico - but the numbers proved them wrong.
Jan. 15, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has unveiled a $10.1 billion budget plan for the next fiscal year. K-12 education advocates aren’t satisfied with the proposal.
Jan. 15, 2018
Red and green chiles have been part of New Mexico’s culture for more than a century. But today, demand is starting to outpace supply, meaning many restaurants are now struggling to make it through the year on their locally grown stashes.
Jan. 15, 2018
home for sale
Real estate is getting more expensive as values steadily increase nationwide. And that makes investment in real-estate more appealing to some.
Jan. 14, 2018
Hospice of the Valley's office
Dementia is one of the leading causes of death in Arizona, and Hospice of the Valley is planning a new Dementia Care and Education Campus. It will be built on the former site of the Scottsdale Unified School District near 44th Street and Indian School Road.
Jan. 14, 2018
"Fencing response" may help non-medical professionals diagnose concussions.
Jan. 13, 2018
A new report by the Department of Revenue, obtained by Capitol Media Services, shows both individuals and corporations will owe more state taxes under the new federal tax plan.
Jan. 13, 2018
a kid raises his hand
A report from the nation’s top civil rights authority outlines how states are failing to provide equal opportunities to poor and minority students and calls on congress to make public education a federal right.
Jan. 12, 2018
A veteran state lawmaker is carving out what one lawyer calls a large and "blatant'' exemption to the state's public records law.
Jan. 12, 2018

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