President-elect Donald Trump has named Arizona House spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham to a press relations post on his transition team and added state Treasurer Jeff DeWit as a special adviser for operations.
During the presidential campaign, Trump called for a ban on Muslims. His current transition team has spoken of potentially creating a Muslim registry and has even highlighted one of America’s darkest eras in history, the internment of Japanese, as a potential model. All this talk has had an impact on members of the Islamic community in Arizona.
Lawmakers across the country — including Arizona — have seriously discussed the concept of sentencing reform to modify how long convicted felons have to serve, depending upon what sort of crime they’ve committed.
Many Democratic elected officials were alarmed by Donald Trump’s victory in the presidential race, and some have been very vocal in expressing their lack of interest in working with him—even on proposed priorities like infrastructure.
Moderate to vigorous physical activity is a strong predictor of heart health. University of Arizona research shows that indigenous hunter-gatherers in Tanzania’s high level of physical activity means their risk of heart disease is low.
We recently introduced you to three Arizona teachers, some with years of experience and some just beginning their education career. So how does a first-year teacher in a public district school learn to balance life, work and parenting her own children? It's the next part of our ongoing series “Inside Arizona Classrooms."
We remember Grant Tinker, who died last month at 90. He founded MTM productions with his then-wife Mary Tyler Moore and produced her hit TV show. Later as chairman of NBC, Tinker oversaw the hit shows Cheers, Hill Street Blues and St. Elsewhere.