Politics and Government

Mexico’s President-Elect Heads to Sonoran Border Towns Friday

Sep 21, 2018 The incoming president has a proposal for lower taxes and higher wages in a border zone in northern Mexico.

Arizona Sues Maker of Oxycontin

Sep 20, 2018 Lawsuit claims Purdue Pharma violated a judicial order regarding claims made in advertisements.

Arizona Aims to Take Licenses From Southwest Key Programs

Sep 20, 2018 The operator of shelters for migrant children missed a deadline that was part of a deal made to increase state oversight.

Interior Secretary to Lead Volunteer Project at Grand Canyon

Sep 18, 2018 Secretary Zinke's visit is intended to highlight maintenance projects at the park.

US Slashes Number of Refugees to 30,000 for Next Year

Sep 18, 2018 It makes two straight years of cutting the number of refugees the U.S. will accept, with last year's cap at 45,000.

Cochise County Supervisors Pass Incentives for Vineyards, Solar and Housing

Sep 17, 2018 Trio of economic incentives aimed at growing industries in the area.

McCain Footage Featured in New Republican Ad

Sep 13, 2018 The ad uses video of the late U.S. senator attacking a Democratic candidate.

Polls Show Close Arizona Race for US Senate

Sep 12, 2018 The race is getting national attention as one of few open seats in a battle for Senate control.

US House Candidates Ann Kirkpatrick, Lea Marquez Peterson to Debate in Tucson

Sep 10, 2018 The 2nd Congressional District candidates will meet at the Jewish Community Center Oct. 9.

Current Phase of Grant Road Improvements Nearing Completion

Sep 10, 2018 Project began in 2017 and was scheduled for completion July 23.

Kyl's Potential Impact on Remainder of Congressional Session

Sep 7, 2018 A discussion with Arizona Capitol Times editor Luige del Puerto

Parties Focus on Flipping Seats in November Election

Sep 7, 2018 A discussion with Jo Holt and David Eppihimer, leaders of the Pima County Democratic and Republican parties.

Arizona Gubernatorial Candidates to Face Off in Tucson for 2nd Debate

Sep 7, 2018 The first stop for Republican Doug Ducey and Democrat David Garcia is Phoenix, Sept. 24, and then Tucson, Sept. 25.

Nearly 40 Percent of Registered Voters Took Part in Primary Election

Sep 6, 2018 Pima County had the largest increase of any county when compared to the 2016 primary.

US Plans to Sidestep Limits on Detaining Immigrant Children

Sep 6, 2018 At issue is the so-called Flores agreement, which lays out requirements regarding detention length and setting.

Kyl Sworn In to Fill McCain's Seat

Sep 5, 2018 Only committing to serve through the current session ending in January, Kyl can vote on key issues, including Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation.

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