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.
It’s time for our Friday Newscap segment. Joining us are Matthew Benson, former gubernatorial communications director and now a director at Veridus; former legislative leader Chad Campbell, currently a senior vice president at Strategies 360; and Elvia Diaz, a columnist for The Arizona Republic and a member of its Editorial Board.
President Trump announced the U.S. will pull out of the Paris Climate Accord last year. But, that withdrawal seems to have only emboldened many cities to ramp up their efforts to fight climate change at a local level.
Neighbors of the Ahwatukee Lakes Golf Course won a court victory this week, when a Maricopa County Superior Court judge ruled against a developer who wanted to build a new project on the land. Jim Walsh is a reporter for the Ahwatukee Foothills News. He covered the trial.
With the vintage fighter plane she would later climb into and fly into Phoenix as her backdrop, Southern Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally announced Friday morning she is running for Sen. Jeff Flake’s seat.
The Maricopa County Recorder’s Office met with people in the West Valley Thursday night to go over a draft of polling places for an upcoming special election. Voters will select a replacement for Congressman Trent Franks, who resigned last month.