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September 20, 2019

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap explores a recent ruling from Arizona Supreme Court on an anti-discrimination ordinance, as well as the eight people who are under consideration to be Maricopa County Attorney, among other topics in the news this week. Plus, how one group is tackling the affordable housing shortage, one donation at a time. That and more on The Show.

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September 19, 2019

The idea of citizenship has been at the heart of the immigration conversation in this country. We hear an undocumented journalist talk about what it means to be an American. Plus, why Maricopa County has one of the highest rates of new HIV infections in the country, and what's being done to stop it. That and more on The Show.

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September 18, 2019

Concerns about climate change are growing — especially in the Southwest — and scientists are working hard to educate the public. We hear what the humanities — like literature and history — can do to help. Plus, one of the reporters who broke the Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct story on what the #MeToo movement has and has not changed. That and more on The Show.

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September 17, 2019

The Arizona Supreme Court says a Phoenix company does not have to make invitations for same-sex weddings. We analysis of the ruling and what it means going forward. Plus, what’s behind the increased popularity of online dating? That and more on The Show.

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September 16, 2019

The moratorium on regulated utilities disconnecting customers who don’t pay their bills ends in less than a month. We hear how advocates are trying to help residents pay their summer power bills in the fall. Plus, what’s behind last month’s drop in border apprehensions? That and more on The Show.

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September 13, 2019

Arizona Republicans won’t get the chance to vote in a 2020 presidential preference election. We hear what’s behind that decision — and why a local congressman is becoming more influential — in our Friday NewsCap. Plus, ASU President Michael Crow responds to criticism and legal action by the attorney general. That and more on The Show.

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September 12, 2019

The cost of college has been a major point of contention, both here in Arizona and elsewhere. We hear about ways to help students deal with the new realities of college costs. Plus, the ultimate guide to the edible ingredients of the Sonoran desert. That and more on The Show.

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September 11, 2019

California lawmakers will not vote on allowing banks to do business with marijuana firms. We'll hear what Arizona is doing to try to help dispensaries handle their money. Plus, a Latina legislator in Arizona who’s making a habit of being a first in many ways in her political career. That and more on The Show.

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September 10, 2019

2018 was often described politically as "The Year of the Woman." Hear why the outcome of the 2016 presidential election led more women to run for — and win — elected office. Plus, the challenges of getting hold of legal documents related to the case of an Arizona humanitarian worker. That and more on The Show.

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September 09, 2019

Arizona’s Medicaid program has unveiled new work requirement plans for some recipients. We hear how these changes could affect patients. Plus, the leading voice women have had in the fight for education in Arizona. That and more on The Show.

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September 06, 2019

The head of APS faced a critical Corporation Commission and questions about political spending and shut-off policies. We'll hear our Friday NewsCap panel on the hearing’s fallout. Plus, why some Phoenix residents are concerned about the abundance of automated license plate readers around town. That and more on The Show.

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September 05, 2019

The CEO of Arizona’s biggest utility faced regulators Wednesday. We hear what he did and did not say to the Corporation Commission. Plus, the unique mental health challenges faced by college student-athletes. That and more on The Show.

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September 04, 2019

Federally-backed opportunity zones are intended to give an economic boost to struggling areas. Find out why one zone in Scottsdale definitely doesn’t fit that description. And, autonomous trucks may be carrying goods on our roadways much sooner than expected. That and more on The Show.

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September 03, 2019

Most of the ballots cast in Phoenix’s special election were through the mail — could Arizona be the next state to move to all mail-in ballots? Plus, the monsoon senses series continues with a look at how a viral dust storm video led to a storm chasing career. That and more on The Show.

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September 02, 2019

Take a trip down the road of discovery from prehistoric times to the future. Stretch your preconceptions and imaginations with some of our favorites stories on this special presentation of The Show.

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August 30, 2019

Sen. Martha McSally is expected to face Mark Kelly in next year’s general election, but a primary challenger is getting in the race. We'll hear how that could affect her chances — plus other stories — on our Friday NewsCap. Also, an investigation into how governments respond to communities affected by natural disasters. That and more on The Show.

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August 29, 2019

There have been calls for the U.S. Senate to take up gun control legislation in the wake of recent shootings. We'll hear Sen. Martha McSally on that and other issues. Plus, why police agencies nationwide have been purging officers’ disciplinary records. That and more on The Show.

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August 28, 2019

Is light rail going to continue to expand in Phoenix or will its progress come to a halt? We recap how voters decided on Propositions 105 and 106. Plus, Scottsdale elevates its food game — at least from a PR standpoint — with an influx of celebrity chefs. That and more on The Show.

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August 27, 2019

Recent shootings in Dayton and El Paso have brought back conversations about gun rights and gun control. Gov. Doug Ducey weighs in on those issues, as well as trade and the economy and more. Plus, funding school counselors to help raise awareness of child sexual abuse. That and more on The Show.

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August 26, 2019

Sunday marked the one year anniversary of John McCain’s death. We hear from his wife, Cindy McCain, on how the last year has gone, and bringing civility back into politics. Plus, Arizona is exploring ways to expand access to justice, but not by using lawyers. That and more on The Show.

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