The pressure on Arizona and municipalities around the state to take action on pension costs is growing. This week, Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Timothy Thomason called on the state Legislature to put additional millions into the statewide pension system for judges and other elected officials.
A new rule adopted by the Arizona Clean Elections Commission is sparking some controversy at the state Capitol this week. The Commission instituted new regulations clarifying and modernizing the process for candidates who take clean-elections money and then use it to hire political parties or consultants.
Whether he meant to or not, Sen. John McCain has played an important role in Donald Trump’s path to the White House and throughout his time in office. That's according to Washington Post reporter Amber Phillips, who recently chronicled how their paths have intersected for the Post blog The Fix.
The Chandler Police Department is recommending criminal charges for the former head football coach and principal at Hamilton High School for not reporting allegations of hazing within the football program that reportedly occurred between 2015 and 2017.
Extreme partisanship in the Senate isn’t anything new, but it’s not as common as you may think. Attorney and former Senate aide Ira Shapiro wrote about the late 1970s Senate in his book "The Last Great Senate." We spoke with Shapiro about expectations for the Senate.
Just six months into the new administration, the relationship between President Trump and Attorney General Sessions is frayed. What does it mean for both the special prosecutor’s investigation into the president, and for the integrity of the Justice Department?
The investigation into a hazing incident involving student athletes at Hamilton High School has expanded, and Chandler police have submitted felony charges against the school’s principal and former football coach.
“Everything that we treasure in our business and our reputation right now is being damaged, and we need to get it corrected so we can try to move on and get our parks back open,” said John Giambi, one of Big League Dreams owners.
And next we bring you a story about the challenges of baking bread — in space, which turns out to be harder than you might initially think. A German company called Bake in Space has spent the last year tackling the rather complex problem of how to bake and eat bread in space.