Arizona Elections

The ACLU and the ACLU of Arizona are suing Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery over public records. They say the county attorney’s stonewalling and delay tactics in response to a large public records request submitted by investigative journalist Sean Holstege is illegal.
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Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday morning about the impacts of Trump Administration policies on border communities.
April 30, 2019
Legislation to zero-in on dyslexia early in a student’s career received unanimous approval from the state House of Representatives Monday.
April 30, 2019
As federal agents searched for Montelongo-Morales, they conducted surveillance on his relatives and arrested his father and two sisters, all of whom were in the country illegally, Attorney Lee Phillips said.
April 30, 2019
Social media is a powerful tool for politics, but sometimes its use becomes questionable. A recent study in Mexico reveals an unusual pattern on Twitter, where some attacks work in favor of a top politician: the Mexican president
April 30, 2019
In Mexico, the president tends to admonish certain journalists — in a way, like the president in the U.S. And just like in the U.S., social media has become a key player in the confrontations between the state and the press.
April 30, 2019
Backers of competing proposals in the Arizona Legislature designed to boost regulation of vaping products are facing off over the issue. On one side is legislation backed by the vaping and tobacco industries that would boost the legal age for buying cigarettes and vapor products to 21.
April 30, 2019
In late June, the U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether the controversial citizenship question should be allowed on the Census. But, research shows Arizona and other red states in support of it could lose representation and millions of dollars.
April 29, 2019
The Tempe City Council will interview replacements for the ousted Kolby Granville. Residents of Tempe can comment on the three potential replacements for ousted Councilman Kolby Granville this Thursday at 4 p.m. at City Council chambers.
April 29, 2019
The U.S.-Mexico border continues to be a flashpoint for what's being called an immigration "crisis." Is it something that can be solved primarily by Congress and the White House implementing new policies or is multi-nation cooperation required?
April 29, 2019
The Tempe City Council has cut down the list of potential members from 49 to three finalists.
April 29, 2019
Diane Yentel, president and CEO of the National Low Income Housing Coalition, doesn’t agree this policy would reduce the country’s affordable housing backlog. In fact, Yentel thinks it would only increase homelessness.
April 29, 2019
Melissa Sadorf has been the superintendent of Stanfield Elementary School District for eight years. She grew up going to school in a rural district, and she told The Show about their challenges — even before the debate over state funding.
April 29, 2019
Arizona lawmakers blew past the 100 day mark last week, and members have been talking openly about staying in session for a while longer. For a look at the coming days at the state Capitol, Ben Giles of the Arizona Capitol Times joined The Show.
April 29, 2019
Gov. Doug Ducey has made the latest pick for the Arizona Supreme Court: James Beene, currently a judge on the Arizona Court of Appeals, will replace John Pelander, who announced his retirement earlier this year.
April 29, 2019
Early last week, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a measure that prohibits the use of mobile devices while driving. But on Friday, Ducey vetoed a different distracted driving bill.
April 29, 2019
Security is a word and concept that has become increasingly prevalent in our lives as more of us are tied to our smartphones and the internet almost every minute we’re awake. But in the bigger picture, security also encompasses the military, international conflicts and foreign policy.
April 26, 2019
It’s been one year since tens of thousands of teachers walked out of their classrooms and marched on the Arizona state Capitol, in what became a week-long strike. Arizona was just one of many states that saw teachers harnessing their political power last year as they demanded higher pay..
April 26, 2019
Reversing course, state senators agreed to give a Gilbert teen one more chance to make his case that lemonade is the best drink to represent Arizona.
April 26, 2019
The #RedForEd strike ended when lawmakers approved a new state budget, which included Gov. Ducey’s proposal for a 20 percent teacher pay raise by 2020. But many people in the education world said, and continue to say, that the plan wasn’t enough.
April 26, 2019
As tension over immigration reform and border security continues to boil over, a number of Latinos feel there is a misperception about how American they may be.
April 26, 2019

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