Politics and Government

Congress Considers Legislation to Help Tribes Solve Cases of Missing People

Dec 14, 2018 Laws under consideration could improve tracking databases and increase funding for services like domestic violence shelters.

Jon Kyl to Leave Senate at the End of the Year

Dec 14, 2018 The announcement forces another appointment from Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey.

Mexico to Pump $30B Into Central America to Slow Migration

Dec 14, 2018 The development plan would benefit Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador.

Arizona Congressional Members Flake, McSally Say Goodbye

Dec 13, 2018 Sen. Jeff Flake and Rep. Martha McSally delivered farewell addresses Thursday.

TPD Chief Magnus Testifies Before Senate Committee

Dec 12, 2018 Tucson's police chief talked about community policing near the border.

Incoming Rep Kirkpatrick Promises a 'No' to Trump's Border Wall

Dec 11, 2018 The incoming Democrat says she'll oppose any immigration bill that includes a border wall.

US States to Meet at Deadline on Colorado River Drought Plan

Dec 10, 2018 Arizona has been the holdout as the clock ticks on striking a deal for a contingency plan.

Report: Impact Of Deportee Reintegration Efforts Is Unclear

Dec 10, 2018 Successful reintegration is a key part of a broader goal to cut illegal immigration by improving conditions there.

Understanding the Approach of Mexico's New President

Dec 7, 2018 A discussion about early stances on issues of trade and immigration.

Mexico City Swears In its First Elected Female Mayor

Dec 6, 2018 Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo is an environmental engineer and former head of a Mexico City borough.

National Forest Offices Closed, Recreation Sites Open on Wednesday

Dec 4, 2018 All federal offices will be closed on Dec. 5th for a national day of mourning.

Mexico Gets Leftist Leader After Decades of Technocrats

Dec 3, 2018 López Obrador has talked about increasing state-owned economic activity while trying to ease the worries of foreign investors.

Arizona, Phoenix Leadership to Join Mexican Presidential Inauguration

Nov 29, 2018 Delegations from the state and capital are heading to Mexico City for the inauguration of Andrés Manuel López Obrador on Saturday.

House Passes Bill to Boost Cross-Border Academic Collaboration

Nov 28, 2018 The legislation encourages U.S.-Mexico academics and business.

Ed Pastor, Arizona's 1st Hispanic Congressman, Dies

Nov 28, 2018 Pastor, a Democrat, served 23 years in Congress.

Mexico Requests US Investigation Into Use of Tear Gas at Border

Nov 27, 2018 The diplomatic note expressed concerns after U.S. agents launched tear gas at the border in the San Diego-Tijuana region.

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