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On Mondays, we like to step out on the ledge a bit and take a look ahead to what’s to come at the state Capitol. Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services talks about what’s on his radar for this coming week.
Jan. 30, 2017
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive
President Trump's executive order on immigration and refugees came late Friday night but that didn't keep it out of the news cycle. Cato Institute Immigration Policy analyst Alex Nowrasteh describes the potential motivations for this stunning announcement and subsequent policy implications.
Jan. 30, 2017
Raúl Grijalva
And, members of Congress have been involved in this issue over the weekend, both in terms of protests, and intervening in individual cases, trying to get passengers released from airports. With me on the line now from Washington, D.C., is Arizona Congressman Raul Grijalva, a Democrat representing District 3.
Jan. 30, 2017
Health care is one of the bigger industries in Arizona, and was one of the few that continued to add jobs through much of the Great Recession. So how might changes to, or the elimination of, the ACA affect the state and its economy.
Jan. 30, 2017
Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake
As protests spread throughout the country, Arizona’s two Republican U.S. Senators are each coming out against President Trump’s newly-ordered immigration restrictions.
Jan. 30, 2017
Martha Ruedas hangs up a fly trap
Efforts to protect the country's agricultural crops from pathogens and other threats requires some unusual practices in the fields of Yuma.
Jan. 30, 2017
A federal magistrate accused the Border Patrol of hiding controversial information about conduct at the U.S. checkpoints along the Arizona – Mexico border.
Jan. 30, 2017
One Valley symbol of African American history will be getting a makeover with the help of a local icon.
Jan. 30, 2017
Yavapai County Courthouse
The man convicted of negligent homicide in the deaths of three people seven years ago will be back in court this week. The three victims died in a sweat lodge ceremony conducted near Sedona.
Jan. 30, 2017
Three years after its creation, state auditors gave its approval on the Department of Child Safety’s administrative staff.
Jan. 30, 2017
For certain industries in Phoenix it is a job seeker’s market. Data from the online jobs platform, ZipRecruiter, finds there are nearly two positions open for every person looking for a job in finance and insurance.
Jan. 30, 2017
A recent Syrian transplant to Phoenix, Noah Abraham thinks it's reasonable for Americans to be concerned about their security. As a new immigrant, he is, too. But he asks, who are you banning?
Jan. 30, 2017
Demonstrators showed up in larger numbers on Sunday to protest President Trump's immigration order, which saw some travelers detained at airports across the country over the weekend.
Jan. 30, 2017
Chinese seniors sing
Two people are hidden underneath a bright and shiny lion costume, and they’re making the creature twist and bob to the beat of drums and the clang of cymbals.
Jan. 30, 2017
Sandhill Cranes live webcam
The Arizona Game and Fish Department estimates there are more than 25,000 sandhill cranes in the Sulphur Springs Valley in southeastern Arizona. And the public can watch them thanks to the Arizona Game and Fish’s webcam.
Jan. 30, 2017
Last year, two big requirements for FAFSA changed and in several Phoenix Union High School District schools at least 50 percent of students have already completed applications.
Jan. 30, 2017
city of peoria logo
A Supreme Court ruling against the town of Gilbert prompts the city of Peoria to look at its rules. In 2015, the court sided with a church that claimed Gilbert treated its temporary signs differently than other temporary signs. That led planners in Peoria to start revising a sign code that’s been in place for nearly 30 years.
Jan. 30, 2017
police
A new study on policing shows race plays a role in use of force and says White officers were found to use greater force on Black suspects than White suspects.
Jan. 30, 2017
Mining is big business in Arizona. But, it's not all about copper. Increasingly, it's about metals used to support our changing technological needs, and that includes lithium.
Jan. 29, 2017
Several dozen Phoenix residents showed up at Sky Harbor Airport Saturday night to voice their opposition to the so-called Muslim ban.
Jan. 29, 2017

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