Politics and Government

Public Opposes More Limits on Arizona Medicaid

Apr 24, 2017 State poised to become first to implement five-year lifetime cap on enrollment.

Episode 312: Democrats' Uphill Battle - A First Look at Campaigns for 2018 Election

Apr 21, 2017 Election Day is 18 months away but campaigns for governor and Congress are in full swing.

Episode 134: Earth Week - From Climate Science to Corporate Science

Apr 21, 2017 Politics, wildfire danger, corporate environmentalism and a solar wall.

Democrat Unseating Ducey? A 'Herculean' Task, Republican Strategist Says

Apr 21, 2017 A contender for the Arizona governor's seat would first need a lot of money.

Opening Doors to Housing for Those with Criminal Convictions

Apr 21, 2017 People can no longer be turned down from housing simply for having a criminal record.

Record Numbers Visit Saguaro National Park, Mirroring National Trend

Apr 20, 2017 Report cites significant economic impact that parks have on gateway communities.

UA Honors College Dorm Proposal Stirs Controversy

Apr 19, 2017 Neighbors north of University of Arizona feel public input not valued as plans proceed.

Organizations, Tribes Weigh in on Possible Changes to Arizona Medicaid

Apr 19, 2017 Most groups express concern the changes will result in loss of coverage for Arizona's neediest.

Oro Valley Council Considers Tax to Expand Naranja Park

Apr 19, 2017 Should voters be asked to OK $4.50 a month more in property taxes for $17M improvements?

Grijalva Seeks Funding for Libraries, Not Cuts

Apr 18, 2017 President Trump is proposing cuts to Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Sewer Rates Rising 3% for Pima County Residents

Apr 18, 2017 Increase adds to earlier approval of higher rates for water, electricity, trash collection.

2018 Congressional Races Already Taking Shape

Apr 17, 2017 Candidates in three Southern Arizona districts begin work to qualify for ballot.

Be Registered to Vote to Weigh in on Tucson Sales Tax

Apr 17, 2017 Registration deadline is Monday for city of Tucson's half-cent tax increase proposal.

Episode 133: Reaction to Immigration Crackdown

Apr 14, 2017 Plus, controversy over proposed UA Honors College dorms, interring indigent vets, more.

More Arizonans File Taxes Online Each Year

Apr 14, 2017 87 percent of state residents expected to file online; 91 percent expected to file nationally.

Monday Deadline to Register to Vote in Tucson Election

Apr 14, 2017 City seeks half-cent increase in sales tax to fund public safety, street repairs.

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