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minimum wage
Thousands of Arizona workers will soon see bigger paychecks. Since voters approved raising the state’s minimum wage, many employers now need to boost their payrolls.
Nov. 10, 2016
Bazta Arpaio Campaign
The Bazta Arpaio campaign unfurled a giant “Eviction Notice” in front of Arpaio's office.
Nov. 10, 2016
early ballot for Maricopa County
Several national and local races in Maricopa County are still too close to call. Much of the uncertainty stems from the fact that officials still have more than 400,000 mail in ballots to count.
Nov. 10, 2016
Proposition 205 on ballot
Recreational marijuana legislation was victorious in several states this week, including Maine, Massachusetts, California and Nevada. But Arizona's Proposition 205, the recreational marijuana bill, has not been decided.
Nov. 10, 2016
News Stand
Mexico watched the elections perhaps more closely than any other country, and many reacted emotionally.
Nov. 10, 2016
Fernando Garcia
While Latino voters helped defeat Republican Sheriff Joe Arpaio in Arizona, conservative Latino voters in Florida helped Donald Trump win the White House.
Nov. 10, 2016
Garden
A water well site near Sun City is living a double life as a community garden. And that’s not the only way gardeners there are making creative use of their resources.
Nov. 10, 2016
Students Protest
Students from several Phoenix high schools staged walk outs Wednesday to protest Donald Trump’s presidential win. Students marched to the state Capitol and held signs saying “Trump is not our president” and “Stand against racism, hate & homophobia.”
Nov. 10, 2016
A few weeks ago, we heard how teens were handling the complicated politics of the 2016 election.
Nov. 10, 2016
Downtown Prescott
The City of Prescott has made short-term home rentals legal in residential areas, and has added rules and fees for those who rent out their properties on sites like Airbnb.
Nov. 9, 2016
american flag
Political satirist Brian Nissen joined us to talk about how humor could bring together a divided nation.
Nov. 9, 2016
Mexico City
Right after the U.S. elections, the government of the neighboring nation started working to keep the commercial relationship working, as well as its economy.
Nov. 9, 2016
U.S. Capitol building
Political junkie Ken Rudin discussed his surprise at the outcome and how a Trump administration will be impacted by also having a Republican-controlled House and Senate.
Nov. 9, 2016
Donald Trump
The surprising presidential victory last night by Republican Donald Trump has elicited dramatic reaction from across the globe.
Nov. 9, 2016
Arizona Corporation Commission debate
Republicans held onto their control of one of Arizona’s most powerful regulatory agencies
Nov. 9, 2016
Paul Babeu and Tom O'Halleran
An interview with NAU political scientist Fred Solop. He reacted to Democrat Tom O’Halleran’s 2nd Congressional District win over Republican Paul Babeu.
Nov. 9, 2016
A conversation with political analyst and former Arizona legislative leader Chris Herstam and Alexis Tameron, chair of the Arizona Democratic Party.
Nov. 9, 2016
Some voters saw long lines and e-pollbook malfunctions on Election Day in Arizona.
Nov. 9, 2016
Mark Napier
Maricopa County isn’t the only county in Arizona to switch political parties in its top law enforcement official.
Nov. 9, 2016
Mesa Mayor John Giles
The question of whether to fund more public safety officers in Mesa and bring an ASU campus to its downtown was on the ballot last night. But voters appear to have rejected the proposed sales tax hike.
Nov. 9, 2016

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