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All AZ public school students are now eligible for a voucher. But the debate continues
All of Arizona’s 1.1 million public school students would be eligible for a voucher to attend a private school under a bill approved by Republicans in the state Legislature during the final hours of the session.
SCOTUS ruling allows Biden to end Remain in Mexico
A Supreme Court Ruling will allow the Biden administration to scrap the Trump-era policy commonly referred to as “Remain in Mexico.”
Maricopa County attorney: Pre-statehood abortion law is enforceable
While state prosecutors are still navigating the legal landscape after the overturning of Roe v. Wade, Maricopa County Attorney Rachel Mitchell believes a pre-statehood law can be enforced.
Democratic Candidates For Gov. Refute Duceys Job Performance Claim
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is touting reports that show Arizona is a good place to start a business and the state's jobless rate has dropped — though it remains higher than the national average.
Aug. 3, 2018
What Are Arizonas Plans For Election Security?
A report issued by House Democrats called Arizona one of the 18 most vulnerable states when it comes to election security. So how serious is the problem? How much is software and hardware-related, and how much is about changing hearts and minds?
Aug. 2, 2018
Arizona Elections: Doug Ducey - Governor
Gov. Doug Ducey was elected governor four years ago and is running for a second term. He’s facing former Secretary of State Ken Bennett in the Republican primary. The winner will oppose one of the three Democrats running in that primary.
Aug. 2, 2018
Phoenix Council Picks Former Staffer For Seat
A former city employee is tapped to serve as an interim council member in Phoenix.
Aug. 2, 2018
What Could Stop This Falls Predicted Blue Wave?
Momentum had been building for what some pundits had labeled a "Blue Wave," a sign that Democrats aren’t just going to win a majority, but dominate this fall. Has anything put the level of success in doubt?
Aug. 1, 2018
 PAC With Ties To Legislative Candidate Goes After Primary Opponent
A political action committee has launched a campaign against State senate candidate Michelle Ugenti-Rita.
Aug. 1, 2018
Federal Court Rules Against Maricopa County In Ongoing Racial Profiling Suit
Yesterday, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld another ruling against Maricopa County in the ongoing racial profiling lawsuit that began under former Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
Aug. 1, 2018
Arizona Elections 2018: Joan Greene
As we head toward Arizona’s August primary elections, KJZZ's The Show is inviting the candidates in contested races to talk about why they’re running and some of the key issues in their contests.
Aug. 1, 2018
The Takeaway: Facebook Finds Evidence of Political Interference Campaign
With less than 100 days until the midterm elections, Facebook commits to protections against cyber interference.
Aug. 1, 2018
Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Square Off
The biggest disagreement between the three candidates was on immigration and border security.
Aug. 1, 2018
Arizona Elections 2018: Tiffany Shedd
As we head toward Arizona’s August primary elections, KJZZ's The Show is inviting the candidates in contested races to talk about why they’re running and some of the key issues in their contests.
July 31, 2018
Whos Funding Arizonas Ballot Initiatives?
Should voters be told who is bankrolling an initiative?
July 31, 2018
Judge: Clean Elections Ballot Language Misleading
On Monday, a judge ordered lawmakers to provide voters with more information on a ballot measure proposing changes to the Citizens Clean Elections Commission.
July 31, 2018
Democratic Candidates To Debate On Live TV
State Senator Steve Farley, Southern Arizona YWCA CEO Kelly Fryer and education professor David Garcia will answer questions from moderators and square off in a live hourlong debate.
July 31, 2018
Boas On Political Endorsements
Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
July 30, 2018
March For Our Lives AZ Galvanizing Young Voters Ahead Of Midterms
Almost 80 percent of Americans ages 15 to 34 say leaders from their generation would do a better job running the country than the age group largely in power today.
July 30, 2018
Arizona Elections 2018: Tracy Livingston
As we head toward Arizona’s August primary elections, KJZZ's The Show is inviting the candidates in contested races to talk about why they’re running and some of the key issues in their contests.
July 30, 2018
The Takeaway: What Is Facebook
With the midterm elections coming up, Facebook is trying to step up its security and privacy measures to prevent Russian hacking and interference on its platform. An investor call with lackluster raised serious concerns about whether Facebook is prepared to handle hacking and foreign interference in elections.
July 30, 2018
AZ Unemployment Law Questioned
Federal labor officials are raising legal questions about a new Arizona law designed to force people, who are collecting unemployment insurance, back to work.
July 30, 2018
Monday Is Deadline To Register To Vote
Monday is the deadline to register to vote for primary elections next month.
July 30, 2018

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