Arizona Elections

After inmates in the Douglas prison complained their drinking water was brown and tasted like diesel fuel, the Arizona Department of Corrections has confirmed water at the prison had a “noticeable petroleum odor and taste.”
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Last week, federal Judge Neil Wake issued a ruling on Proposition 123 — the ballot measure approved by voters that adjusted how funding from the state land trust was distributed to Arizona schools. His ruling said the plan was illegal, which Gov. Doug Ducey strongly disagreed with.
Oct. 7, 2019
In less than a year, Arizonans will have to make sure they have a Travel ID if they want to get on an airplane. But, for some Arizonans, the process is complicated.
Oct. 7, 2019
Former U.S. special envoy for Ukraine Kurt Volker has reigned his position of executive director of Arizona State University's McCain Institute for International Leadership.
Oct. 7, 2019
An Arizona GOP leader has asked Attorney General Mark Brnovich to formally declare local vaping and smoking laws illegal and unenforceable.
Oct. 7, 2019
Democratic Presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke held a town hall event in downtown Phoenix. Gun control and immigration were two of the big issues he spoke about. Topics on the agenda included President Donald Trump’s racist rhetoric, gun violence, immigration and climate change.
Oct. 6, 2019
The Mexican government is expecting the U.S. Congress to soon ratify the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Free Trade Agreement (USMCA). And the Mexican undersecretary of foreign affairs has important expectations on the agreement’s benefits.
Oct. 6, 2019
The impeachment inquiry into President Trump involves a foreign diplomat with ties to Arizona.
Oct. 4, 2019
House Democrats have decided to move ahead with the impeachment inquiry of President Trump, and Arizona Congressman Ruben Gallego has been one of the most passionate critics of the administration.
Oct. 4, 2019
As the opioid crisis continues to ravage communities in Arizona and across the country, states are looking for ways to help people stay away from the dangerous substances, especially those who have run afoul of the law, in part, because of their addictions.
Oct. 4, 2019
Five years ago, Dr. Jeffrey Burgess of the University of Arizona set off down a course of research, the fruits of which will soon be available and may impact workers’ compensation cases for Arizona’s firefighters.
Oct. 4, 2019
KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week.
Oct. 4, 2019
Finland has agreed to return to Native American tribes ancestral remains and artifacts taken by a scientist in the late 1800s. In 1891, a Swedish researcher took hundreds of artifacts and the remains of 20 people from what is now Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado.
Oct. 3, 2019
Vice President Mike Pence was in Scottsdale on Thursday where he met with several Hispanic business leaders. The vice president was joined by Gov. Doug Ducey and Sen. Martha McSally. He also talked about the USMCA trade deal and President Trump's request that Ukraine and China investigate his political rival Joe Biden.
Oct. 3, 2019
Recent protests in Mexico City have been disrupted by riots where several people have been hurt. The local and federal governments are being strongly criticized for not stopping the violence.
Oct. 3, 2019
Fifty-five thousand more Arizonans lacked health insurance in 2018 than 2017. That 0.6% increase was higher than the national average of 0.1%.
Oct. 3, 2019
The Democratic-led House Judiciary Committee has accused the Trump administration of ignoring a law that requires the Executive Branch to consult with Congress on the new refugee cap.
Oct. 3, 2019
Attorney Allister Adel has been named the interim Maricopa County attorney by a unanimous vote of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors. Adel will be the first woman to hold the post in county history.
Oct. 3, 2019
The Takeaway: Bahamas Continues Dorian Recovery; Haitians Worry About Future
It has been one month since Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas. As the country recovers, deep-seated anti-Haitian sentiments are once again bubbling to the surface.
Oct. 3, 2019
Attorney Allister Adel has been named the interim Maricopa County attorney. Prior to the announcement, The Show spoke with Rae Chornenky, who was one of the citizens selected to recommend candidates to the board.
Oct. 3, 2019
Former Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake opted not to run for reelection in 2018, disheartened by President Trump’s actions and rhetoric in office. He wanted to push back, but his primary voters, he realized, did not.
Oct. 2, 2019

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