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A number of polls show voters enthusiastically supporting the passage of Prop. 206 by double digits.
Oct. 31, 2016
AZ Technology Council
About a dozen Phoenix business leaders visited Google’s offices as part of a visit to Mexico organized by city officials, who are encouraging Mexican businesses to invest in Arizona -- and Arizona businesses to expand to Mexico.
Oct. 31, 2016
willow trees
In 2014, 160,000 acre-feet of water made its way from Morelos Dam near Yuma into the parched Colorado River Delta as part of a joint environmental effort between the United States and Mexico.
Oct. 31, 2016
minimum wage
Leading in the polls and with lots of money to spend, the group pushing to increase the minimum wage has now turned its sights to defeating political foes.
Oct. 31, 2016
Arizona’s minimum wage is 80 cents higher than the wage required by the federal government, but some say it’s not enough. If voters approve Proposition 206, the state’s minimum wage would gradually increase to $12 dollars an hour ($9 an hour for tipped workers) by 2020.
Oct. 31, 2016
Election Officials
More than 670,000 early ballots have been mailed in to the Maricopa County Recorder’s office since early voting began. After the county’s tabulation machines passed a state mandated accuracy test Friday, officials are now counting those votes. That test is one of a string of security measures the county goes through to ensure that each vote cast will be accurately counted.
Oct. 31, 2016
Jordan Family
The presidential candidates’ behavior — the lying, the racist comments, the name calling — isn’t allowed in most classrooms. But it’s all on display on the national stage. Many parents and teachers are having a hard time explaining it to children.
Oct. 31, 2016
ARad Workflow
The test, which ASU is now readying for evaluation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, uses changes in gene expression to gauge ionizing radiation dosage. The test is one of only a few that can accurately gauge exposure, as opposed to contamination.
Oct. 31, 2016
Mail In Ballot
With a little more than a week to go until Election Day, the battle over ballot harvesting continues.
Oct. 31, 2016
Trump and Clinton
Hillary Clinton will be in Phoenix Wednesday and her running mate Tim Kaine will be in Tucson Thursday.
Oct. 31, 2016
peoria
Peoria is about 50 percent built out and expanding. With developers no longer required to pay impact fees that help pay for public services, city officials said they have to find new ways to finance growth.
Oct. 31, 2016
Financial Services Phoenix Report
New economic realities, post-recession regulations and technological changes are creating profit pressures on financial services firms. And, that’s leading to more jobs in Phoenix.
Oct. 30, 2016
crowd at the Donald Trump rally
Just days away from the 2016 presidential election, Republican nominee Donald Trump made a stop in Phoenix on Saturday. It was Trump’s seventh visit to Arizona.
Oct. 29, 2016
This election season there has been a lot of attention given to the two major party candidates. But this year, the election is just as much about who is on the ballot as who is casting them. Nov. 8 will mark the first major election where all millennials in the country are eligible by age to vote.
Oct. 29, 2016
peoria
A group opposed to raising Peoria’s sales tax has accused the city of illegally using public money to get resident to vote for the measure.
Oct. 28, 2016
sign to Laura Ingalls Wilder's home
Since 2006, Dr. Debbie Reese has written a blog called "American Indians in Children's Literature," which has raised pertinent critiques and analysis of indigenous peoples in children's books and popular culture.
Oct. 28, 2016
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Arpaio's criminal defense lawyer is asking to push back the criminal trial, which is slated to start Dec. 6.
Oct. 28, 2016
On Friday night, Wrigley Field in Chicago is hosting a World Series game for the first time in 71 years. We connected with a special correspondent who is a lifelong Cubs fan — Steve Goldstein’s Mom, Mary Lou — to get an update from Chicago.
Oct. 28, 2016
Map
The last time Congressional District 2 went to the voters, current Congresswoman Martha McSally won by 161 votes. It was so close that it ended in a recount and was the last House vote in the entire country. Two years before, some 2,500 votes cost McSally her bid against then-Congressman Ron Barber.
Oct. 28, 2016
Javelina
Trick-or-Treaters won’t be alone in the search for sweet snacks this Halloween.
Oct. 28, 2016

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