In a recent 5-3 vote, the Phoenix City Council authorized city staff to spend time exploring options to move T2050 tax funds from light rail expansion to street repairs. So what does that mean for the future of public transit in the city?
Now Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl steps back into the spotlight with a majority Republican Senate but a different president in the White House. What does he bring to the table this time? For that, The Show turned to Zach Cohen, Senate correspondent for the National Journal.
Brigham Young University political scientist Richard Davis joined The Show to talk about U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s hearings. He is author of the book, "Electing Justice: Fixing the Supreme Court Nomination Process."
The ACLU of Arizona is filing a class action lawsuit against the city, Phoenix Chief Police Jeri Williams, as well as a number of Phoenix police officers. Alessandra Soler,executive director of the ACLU of Arizona, joined The Show to talk about the timing of the lawsuit.
The U.S. government has been denying passports to people, primarily Latinos, along the U.S.-Mexico border. The State Department alleges citizenship fraud by those people who are being denied. According to The Washington Post, this is a dramatic shift in the issuance and migration enforcement.
A few weeks ago we came across an article on "The Cheerleader Effect," or the idea that people seem more attractive in a group than in isolation. Although there does seem to be evidence that this is true, we couldn't help but speculate as to why.
Katie Barlow is an attorney and co-editor of Circuit Breaker, a website covering everything coming out of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. She’s listened to hours of Judge Kavanaugh presiding at oral arguments and says the audio offers a window into how he approaches the bench.
In early August three years ago, Barb Horn stood along the banks of the Animas River in the city of Durango, Colorado. Word had spread of a mine waste spill upstream near Silverton. She waited, alongside hundreds of others, for the waste to appear. But the plume took longer than expected and eventually arrived at night.
It’s been more than a year since President Donald Trump held a rally in Phoenix and police used tear gas and non-lethal projectiles on protesters afterward. Ever since, the ACLU of Arizona has been in a battle for the records from that night — and sued for them.
Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador will receive public comment on the construction of Mexico City’s new airport until Wednesday as part of his incoming administration’s review of the 4-year-old project.
Last week, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos proposed a series of new sexual misconduct policies that would enhance the university and legal protections for students accused of assault, harassment or rape
When John McCain was a freshman congressman, he helped one constituent bring his family to Arizona from Poland. John D’Anna of The Arizona Republic was a young reporter at the time who covered the story, and he joins The Show to talk about it.