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Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation CEO On Wright
As of two years ago, Stuart Graff took over as CEO of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Among his missions were clarifying Wright’s continued relevance and helping younger generations understand it. The Show's Steve Goldstein met Graff recently at Taliesin West in Scottsdale.
Mar. 13, 2018
Arizona Forward Names New President/CEO
The environmental advocacy group Arizona Forward has named a new president and CEO: Lori Singleton moves to the organization after spending nearly 40 years at Salt River Project, where she also focused on environmental issues. Singleton joins The Show's Mark Brodie to talk about her move.
Mar. 13, 2018
President Trump To Nominate Current CIA Director To Take Over For Tillerson
The shuffle in President Trump’s Cabinet continues. How significant is it that the head of the intelligence community is moving to become the nation’s top diplomat? Here to talk about that and other aspects of the president’s cabinet is Jeffrey Engel, director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU.
Mar. 13, 2018
The Takeaway: Cold War Vets Exposed To Dangerous Experiments Still Wait For Recognition, Treatment
Some 7,000 U.S. Army soldiers were exposed to dangerous chemicals during top secret experiments at the Edgewood Arsenal in Maryland during the Cold War. Decades later, many of those soldiers haven’t been notified of the health consequences of those experiments.
Mar. 13, 2018
Arizona Attorney General Punishes Company For Illegal Telemarketing Calls
The state attorney general is punishing an Arizona-based carpet cleaning service for illegal telemarketing calls.
Mar. 13, 2018
Sen. Flake Introduces Anti-Tariff Legislation
Arizona Senator Jeff Flake introduced federal legislation Monday that would nullify President Donald Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.
Mar. 13, 2018
State Lawmakers Move On Medical Marijuana Regulations
State lawmakers are moving to ensure medical marijuana patients know what they are getting — and getting what they paid for.
Mar. 13, 2018
From Phoenix to Guadalajara, Two Artists And Two Experiences
In Phoenix and Guadalajara, Mexico, two nonprofits work to make artists curious about what the two cities have in common.
Mar. 13, 2018
The Takeaway: Dodd-Frank On Life Support? Congress Attempts Major Rollbacks
A decade after the 2008 financial crisis, there could be changes to major regulatory policy designed to prevent another crisis from happening.
Mar. 13, 2018
Ducey Calls For Gun Control Measures As Capitol Erupts In Protest
Gov. Doug Ducey said his push for new school safety legislation will include a focus on gun sale background checks, but appeared opposed to closing a loophole that allows private sales at gun shows and in person without such a check. Meanwhile, activists, students and minority Democrats gathered at the Capitol to call on the Arizona Legislature to take action.
Mar. 13, 2018
Supporters, Protesters Await Trump
When President Donald Trump visits Southern California on Tuesday to get his first up-close look at the border wall prototypes, protesters and supporters will be there to greet him.
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Mar. 13, 2018
Tribal, State, Local Leaders Discuss Hopi Land Settlement
Flagstaff leaders met with tribal, county, state and federal officials Monday to discuss how to resolve a long-standing land commitment to the Hopi Tribe.
Mar. 13, 2018
Prosecutors Seeking Longer Sentences For Arizona Drug Lookouts
Prosecutors have begun seeking stiffer sentences for people who work as lookouts for drug smugglers in southern Arizona.
Mar. 13, 2018
Tempe Mail-In Election Ends Tuesday
Candidates for three City Council seats are on the ballot as well as three propositions.
Mar. 12, 2018
 What
Now that the Justice Department has sued California over its sanctuary cities laws, what can neighboring Arizona expect?
Mar. 12, 2018
Arizona Chefs Named As Semifinalists For Best Chef: Southwest
The James Beard Awards are like the Oscars of the food world and this year, three Arizona chefs were named as semifinalists for Best Chef: Southwest. All three came into KJZZ studios recently to talk more about that and how they would like to see Arizona become a real food town.
Mar. 12, 2018
BBC Look-Ahead: Russian Presidential Elections Don
There’s a presidential election coming up in Russia, but there’s little doubt about what the result will be. That’s just one of the big stories in the coming days on the international stage — here for KJZZ's weekly look ahead to the next week is the BBC’s Rob Hugh-Jones.
Mar. 12, 2018
ACLU Files Lawsuit Against Federal Government
The American Civil Liberties Union filed a class action lawsuit against the federal government on Friday for separating immigrant families. In the suit they claim that hundreds of families have been split up, and ask a judge to declare family separation illegal.
Mar. 12, 2018
Financial Assistance Program For Cotton Farmers Begins This Week
A national price protection program for cotton farmers starts this week. Arizona is one of three states receiving the highest payouts.
Mar. 12, 2018
 Boas Explores Issue Of Tariffs On Sugar From Mexico
President Trump is moving to apply tariffs to steel and aluminum imports, with exceptions possibly being carved out for Mexico, Canada and Australia. In a recent editorial, The Arizona Republic explored the issue of tariffs with the focus on sugar from Mexico. Editorial Director Phil Boas is here for his weekly appearance to talk about it.
Mar. 12, 2018

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