Arizona Elections

New Maricopa County Attorney Allister Adel included a reform-minded Republican lawmaker on her transition team, a sign she may be more amenable to criminal justice reform efforts than her predecessor, Bill Montgomery.
Nearly half of Arizona’s bird species are vulnerable to one model of climate change according to a new analysis from the Audubon Society, which also found two-thirds of North American bird species are also threatened by climate change.
Oct. 18, 2019
With worries surrounding climate change, artificial intelligence and unmanned aerial vehicles and drones, science fiction is a realm that easily taps into these fears and dystopian elements. What will our future look like? How long will the future be, with all of the potentially world-changing challenges?
Oct. 18, 2019
To talk about political party fundraising, Arizona’s congressional delegation once more divided on President Trump’s policies and more, former Arizona Corporation Commission Chair Kris Mayes and Emily Ryan of Copper State Consulting joined The Show.
Oct. 18, 2019
Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings, who represented Maryland's 7th District, was a major figure in politics. His death is being mourned by the Maricopa County NAACP.
Oct. 18, 2019
The Maricopa City Council will vote next month on whether to adopt new one-time development fees, which would help pay for Parks and Recreation facilities, streets, police and fire.
Oct. 17, 2019
Trade between Canada, Mexico and the U.S. has become an integral part of our economy in Arizona. Now, pressure is rising for Congress to ratify a new deal between the three countries: the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement, known better as the USMCA or the new NAFTA.
Oct. 17, 2019
It may not be surprising to learn that young Latinx people feel less comfortable in the U.S. because of the color of their skin and the perception that they’re somehow less American. But now, research has documented just how real all of that is.
Oct. 17, 2019
The Arizona Republican Party raised just over $80,000 in the last quarter. The state Democratic Party took in nearly $350,000, clearly outpacing Republicans and reflecting a larger trend this year.
Oct. 17, 2019
Lawmakers have ordered an audit of the state Department of Education’s handling of the roughly $1.3 million available to administer the Empowerment Scholarship program.
Oct. 16, 2019
We may be in the interim between legislative sessions, but your state legislators have been keeping busy. Now is the time for crafting the ideas that will eventually be introduced at the Capitol, which also means drawing battle lines.
Oct. 16, 2019
Federal judges have temporarily blocked a Trump administration rule that would have made it more difficult for immigrants to obtain green cards if they use government benefits like food stamps and Medicaid.
Oct. 16, 2019
What responsibility do networks, newspapers and social media companies have to not only present facts, but also help viewers, listeners and readers understand what’s going on within our national institutions?
Oct. 16, 2019
As former deputy director of intelligence for the CIA, Carmen Medina helped lead the digital evolution of the spy agency.
Oct. 16, 2019
The Washington Post printed an Op-Ed last week calling for President Trump’s impeachment. This piece was particularly unique because it was signed by 17 former members of the Justice Department’s Watergate special prosecution team.
Oct. 16, 2019
As a result of the Corporation Commission-imposed moratorium on power shut-offs, APS says around 88,000 ratepayers owe more than $30 million. For many of those customers, it’ll still be a challenge to pay their bills even after the break.
Oct. 16, 2019
As a migrant crisis continues to play out on the southern border this year, from child separations to months-long lines on the Mexican side of the line, there’s one perspective we haven’t heard as much from.
Oct. 16, 2019
President Trump held a joint press conference with Italian President Sergio Mattarella amid a week of depositions related to the House impeachment inquiry and following Tuesday's Democratic primary debate.
ANALYSIS: October Democratic Primary Debate
Oct. 16, 2019
Prescott Republican Rep. Noel Campbell is at odds with other lawmakers and the executive branch when it comes to a plan to solve a water crisis in the Pinal County region.
Oct. 15, 2019
Tonight, a dozen Democratic presidential candidates will stand on stage near Columbus, Ohio in an attempt to attract support for their campaigns.
Oct. 15, 2019
As border wall construction commenced in areas of southern Arizona, environmental groups have been keeping a close watch. Even though it was informal, that included what Kevin Dahl saw and shot in a video: the bulldozing of healthy Saguaro cacti.
Oct. 15, 2019

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