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The Complexity Of Redistricting And Elections
Though the numbers are fluctuating depending on which polling data you look at, Democrats are expected to gain seats in the U.S. House when all of the ballots are counted next week. But will those gains fall short of what was being called the "Blue Wave?"
Nov. 6, 2018
County Recorder Remaining Vigilant About Issues At Polling Locations
Voting is well underway across Maricopa County this morning and memories of the delays from the primaries in August are still on people’s minds.
Nov. 6, 2018
Polling Locations Open With Little Issues
Tuesday is Election Day, and voters are heading to the polls in what is expected to be a midterm election with record high voter turnout.
Nov. 6, 2018
Why Are Young People Less Likely To Vote?
With seemingly all eyes on Tuesday's midterm elections, and the record turnout expected here and across the country today, we can forget that there’s still a sizable part of the population that is not voting.
Nov. 6, 2018
60% Turnout Estimated In Maricopa County
Voter turnout in the Phoenix and surrounding area is projected to be over 60 percent in Tuesday's general election. That's much higher than the 45 percent turnout for the last mid-term election in November 2014.
2018 Arizona Elections Coverage
Nov. 6, 2018
Man Runs Every Single Day — For 40 Years
There’s a well-worn saying that the hardest part of running is putting on your shoes. Craig Davidson feels that inertia, but then runs through it every morning — literally every morning — and sometimes in the afternoon, too.
Nov. 6, 2018
Migrant Caravan Arrives In Mexico City
Part of the Central American migrant caravan has arrived in Mexico City, where they are staying in a provided stadium. Inside, hundreds rest on their way to the U.S. border, while thousands more are expected to arrive throughout the week.
Nov. 5, 2018
Candidates
For decades, those who still had not made up their minds would look to the League of Women Voter’s election guide.
Nov. 5, 2018
Q&AZ: Are Small Rattlesnakes More Dangerous?
There are 13 species of rattlesnakes in Arizona, so it’s impossible to cover every deviation in a single saying.
Nov. 5, 2018
Native Americans Face Challenges When Voting
The Navajo will elect a new president on Tuesday. Jonathan Nez, the current vice president, faces off against two-time President Joe Shirley Jr. at a crucial time for the tribe. Voting for Native Americans on reservations around the state can be a challenge.
Nov. 5, 2018
Arizona Advocacy Network Recruits Poll Observers
Arizona Advocacy Network is trying to recruit volunteers to serve as poll observers on Tuesday. So far, they’ve gotten more than 150 people to sign up.
Nov. 5, 2018
What Rights Should Be Observed When It Comes To Vaccinations?
Gov. Doug Ducey said that he’d like to see reforms made to state policy with the hopes that all Arizona kids will get vaccinated, but he also said he would not put any new laws on the books to mandate that effort. Where is that fine line between individual rights and collective rights when it comes to public health?
Nov. 5, 2018
Why Did President Ronald Reagan Support Amnesty Laws?
When it comes to immigration reform, the word "amnesty" probably couldn’t have more negative connotations. So why did former President Ronald Reagan — a conservative icon — believe it was a good idea when he signed the Immigration Reform and Control Act in 1986?
Nov. 5, 2018
What Does The Future Of ASU Hold For Downtown Phoenix?
Arizona State University’s downtown campus helped transform Phoenix. It’s home to nearly 12,000 students and the campus is continuing to grow. What does the future of ASU downtown hold for both the university and the city?
Nov. 5, 2018
The U.S. Government
President Lyndon Johnson signed the Fair Housing Act, as part of the Civil Rights Act, in 1968. Richard Rothstein argues the federal government was behind the segregation of American neighborhoods in the first place.
Nov. 5, 2018
Fontes: Polling Places Prep Going Well Ahead Of  Election Day
Maricopa County has released an independent report that looks at election day processes and concerns. Many of those concerns come from what happened on primary day in August, when a number of polling places experienced problems.
How To Find Your Polling Place
Nov. 5, 2018
Pregnant Women Face Discrimination In Workplace
Sexual harassment in the workplace has dominated the national conversation this year. But it’s not the only form of discrimination that’s holding women back in their careers. A new investigation by the New York Times found that pregnancy discrimination is rampant inside America’s biggest companies.
Nov. 5, 2018
Phoenix Rising Headed To USL Title Game
Phoenix Rising Football Club played a rousing away game against Orange County Soccer Club Saturday night, and if you could hear the elated shouts of soccer fans across the state line, that’s because Phoenix Rising won two to one, after a last-minute save by goalie Carl Woszcynki.
Nov. 5, 2018
Boas On Election Day 2018
Election Day is this Tuesday, so we expect at least some of that will cool off. But before that happens, Arizona Republic editorial director Phil Boas joined The Show for his weekly appearance to talk about it.
Nov. 5, 2018
BBC Look-Ahead: U.S. Decision On New Russia Sanctions
The world will mark a somber anniversary this coming weekend, and there are concerns about the environmental impact of a national holiday in India. For more on international stories coming up this week, The Show was joined by BBC’s Rich Preston in London.
Nov. 5, 2018

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