On the border near Douglas, Arizona, today an artist collective is launching a giant piece of artwork. The sculpture is called "Repellent Fence" and it is is a project by the artist collective Postcommodity.
The Valles Caldera National Preserve, a 13 mile-wide depression northwest of Santa Fe, was formed more than a million years ago by what scientists call a supervolcano. Secretary Jewell's visit comes one week after it was added to the National Park System.
For the second time in his ongoing contempt of court hearing against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, US District Court Judge Murray Snow questioned the sheriff directly from the bench. And just like when the judge questioned the sheriff for the first time in April, the sheriff again insisted the judge had not been investigated.
The Arizona Senate President is calling for an additional audit of the voter-approved agency that runs programs for early childhood health and development. This request comes one day after the group formally opposed the legislative leader’s education funding proposal.