Some politicians continue to litigate the 2020 election, even as voting is underway in the 2022 contests. A conservative lawyer makes the case that former President Donald Trump lost two years ago. Plus, how the Navajo Nation is dealing with the latest increase in COVID-19 cases. That and more on The Show.
Early voting for next month’s primary is underway, and one candidate in particular is spending a lot of money to turn out voters. We’ll take a look at the most recent campaign finance reports. Plus, we kick off a new series focused on how young adult literature can teach kids about diversity. That and more on The Show.
Since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, reproductive rights activists have been sounding the alarm about access to abortion. We’ll hear how the decision could also affect access to miscarriage care. Plus, a look at how ubiquitous prison labor has become in Arizona. That and more on The Show.
Former President Donald Trump returns to Arizona this weekend in the attempt to influence primary races for governor and U.S. Senate. Our Friday NewsCap panelists will talk about that and the week’s other top stories. Plus, a publication that combines high-end writing with a love of Taco Bell. That and more on The Show.
The Valley is in the midst of a string of 110-plus degree days and has had ozone high pollution advisories, as well. New research shows how deadly the combination of heat and air pollution can be. Plus, meet an Arizona maker who’s using creativity to get people to explore the state. That and more on The Show.
Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom last week. We talk to the filmmakers behind a new documentary about her. Plus, could new research being done in Arizona lead to a universal coronavirus vaccine? That and more on The Show.
Drag shows have become a big topic in politics and political campaigns recently. A Valley drag queen on how that’s impacting her community. Plus, what makes a great cover song — and what makes a really terrible one. That and more on The Show.
Since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, there’s been conversation about people needing abortions having to travel for the procedure. Why Mexico may be a potential destination. Plus, are young kids seeing enough diversity on YouTube? That and more on The Show.
Gov. Doug Ducey has endorsed Karrin Taylor Robson to succeed him as early voting begins for next month’s primary. Our Friday NewsCap panelists analyze that and the rest of the week’s top stories. Plus, a Valley artist on her cringeworthy find at a local thrift store. That and more on The Show.
Supporters and critics of DACA had their day in court Wednesday, arguing about the program’s future. How those arguments went, and what might be next for DACA recipients. Plus, why a change in behavior by men could affect the abortion debate. That and more on The Show.
There are lots of hot-button issues voters will be considering when they cast their ballots this fall. How gerrymandering will affect how states move forward on issues like abortion and guns. And why the summer travel season has been a bumpy one so far. That and more on The Show.
The Valley has a shortage of housing, and specifically affordable housing. Could part of the solution come from shopping centers? And the monsoon season goes full fantasy league with precipitation predictions. That and more on The Show.
On this July Fourth holiday, The Show is looking back at some of our favorite conversations. We’ll talk about how a Valley city is trying to connect with its homeless population, a street in Sunnyslope trying to hold on to its history while preparing for the future, and meet a James Beard Award winning baker. That and more on The Show.
After one candidate dropped out, the remaining Republican gubernatorial contenders took to the debate stage. Our Friday NewsCap panelists analyze that and the rest of the week’s top stories. And why improvement plans at Arizona Snowbowl may be running into trouble. That and more on The Show.
Every one of Arizona’s school-aged students would be eligible for what amounts to a school voucher under a plan approved by state lawmakers. Why approval of the expansion might not be the last word on the issue. Plus, our Tiny Desert Concert features a 12th-generation musician who makes his own instruments. That and more on The Show.
State lawmakers have set aside a billion dollars to help conserve and find new sources of water. How much of an impact might that have on the state’s water supplies? Plus, the Native American clothing designer who left L.A. to build a Diné skate park in New Mexico. That and more on The Show.
Cities and towns across the state are working to find affordable housing for their residents. One former mayor says they need to do more. Plus, how turnover at Amazon may lead to a worker shortage at the company’s warehouses in Arizona and California. That and more on The Show.
Early voting starts in Arizona in less than two weeks. A new survey looks at the issues that matter the most to most Arizonans. Plus, a look back at the final hours of the recently-ended legislative session. That and more on The Show.
The U.S. Supreme Court this morning overturned Roe v. Wade. Our Friday NewsCap panelists discuss what that means for Arizona — and the rest of the week’s top stories. Plus, U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema on her efforts to pass bipartisan gun reforms. That and more on The Show.
Pregnancy-related deaths in Arizona and across the country are on the rise. Lawmakers are pushing to expand Medicaid coverage for post-partum women to help bring those numbers down. Plus, a Phoenix Art Museum exhibit explores the significant history of lowriders in desert culture. That and more on The Show.