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Candidate wants to go from space to the Capitol

Oct 6, 2020 Mark Kelly is hoping to unseat Sen. Martha McSally.

McSally looks for win in Senate race

Oct 6, 2020 The former House member hopes to avenge her 2018 U.S. Senate loss.

After two years, measure taxing the wealthy to fund education is on the ballot

Oct 5, 2020 The business community opposes the Invest in Ed Act, which would fund education through a tax on high earners.

Arizona voters to consider another recreational marijuana bill

Oct 2, 2020 The new bill has criminal justice elements not present in a similar bill that was narrowly defeated in 2016.

People with disabilities face both unique and common challenges during pandemic

Oct 1, 2020 Educators and service providers discuss how the pandemic has impacted community members with disabilities in Arizona.

Tracking the speed of mail as the election nears

Sep 28, 2020 The pandemic-driven rise in voting by mail has raised questions about the ability of the U.S. Postal Service to handle ballots.

Army veteran hopes to unseat congressional veteran

Sep 22, 2020 Brandon Martin hopes to win Arizona’s Second Congressional District.

Congressional veteran hopes for another term

Sep 21, 2020 Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick is running for her sixth term in the U.S. House.

'Feels like the end of the world': Tucson grapples with record heat during pandemic

Sep 3, 2020 The desert community has faced both soaring temperatures and life under the coronavirus, as some work to mitigate the impact of a warmer future.

Heat, COVID-19 and isolation put mobile home parks at risk

Sep 2, 2020 Ten percent of metro Tucsonans live in manufactured housing. But residents there face risks made worse by COVID-19 and record heat.

A 'collision of crises' is leaving thousands in Tucson struggling with electric bills

Sep 1, 2020 Record heat, unemployment and a pandemic are adding to household financial troubles.

Remembering Lute Olson

Aug 30, 2020 The former UA basketball coach is dead at 85.

Former Republican Senator Flake endorses Biden

Aug 24, 2020 The former US Senator said, “decency shouldn’t be that hard.”

Arizona’s long history with voting by mail

Aug 21, 2020 Arizona voters have cast ballots by mail for nearly three decades.

Asylum seekers describe self-harm, faulty COVID-19 response at ICE detention center

Aug 20, 2020 As a federal report faults ICE's complaint-handling process in detention, a letter from Eloy describes a facility on the brink.

Pascua Yaqui Tribe continues effort to restore former early voting site

Aug 20, 2020 The site established in 2010 was closed down by the Pima County Recorder's Office about a month before the 2018 primary.

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