Arizona Elections

Saturday is the first day to cast ballots in person in the Phoenix City Council runoff election. One seat is open in District 5 and another in District 8. The city of Phoenix will operate 11 voting centers to fill the vacancies.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has called for more focus on Mexico's own southern border to better understand what's happening on the U.S. border.
May. 1, 2019
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has vetoed legislation that would have expanded the power of the state's Ombudsman-Citizen's Aide to review public meeting violations and a second bill granting legal immunity to state officials who manage federal lands.
May. 1, 2019
U.S. Attorney General William Barr is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee to answer questions about special counsel Robert Mueller's report. The committee began its second day of hearings on Thursday, but Attorney General William Barr declined to appear.
Apr. 30, 2019
The labor reform brings more rights to Mexican workers, and also allows Mexico to meet the requirements needed for the free trade agreement with Canada and the United States, known as USMCA.
Apr. 30, 2019
Eighty-five thousand police officers around the country have been investigated for misconduct for an array of misdeeds. But, despite their role as public servants, they often avoid public scrutiny for their actions. So, reporters from USA Today have made those records public for the first time.
Apr. 30, 2019
The focus was squarely on Arizona in a New York federal court on Monday in the ongoing federal basketball bribery trial. Among other evidence, the prosecution presented testimony from witnesses and played video.
Apr. 30, 2019
Health care was a major issue in the 2018 elections, and could be again next year. In between, there are still discussions about the future of the Affordable Care Act and Medicare, among other aspects of health care.
Apr. 30, 2019
When someone goes to prison you expect them to be “locked up.” But a massive security breakdown at Arizona’s Lewis Prison led to multiple assaults on correctional officers last year. The cell doors didn’t lock and they haven’t locked for some time.
Apr. 30, 2019
Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday morning about the impacts of Trump Administration policies on border communities.
Apr. 30, 2019
Legislation to zero-in on dyslexia early in a student’s career received unanimous approval from the state House of Representatives Monday.
Apr. 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.
Apr. 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
Apr. 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.
Apr. 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.
Apr. 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.
Apr. 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.
Apr. 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?
Apr. 29, 2019
The Tempe City Council has cut down the list of potential members from 49 to three finalists.
Apr. 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.
Apr. 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.
Apr. 29, 2019

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