Politics and Government

Elections Body Sues Lawmakers Over Ballot Measure Language

Jul 10, 2018 The Citizens Clean Elections Commission claims Legislative Council approved deceptive language on measure.

Peso Gains Against Dollar After Mexican Elections, Defying Some Expectations

Jul 10, 2018 One analyst said a smooth democratic transition and a weakening dollar buoyed the currency's strength.

Arizona Must Act Fast to Replace Cross-Border Pipeline, Official Says

Jul 10, 2018 The 8-mile IOI, which spewed raw sewage into the Nogales wash last year, is 25 years past its expected lifespan.

Phoenix Office Building Draws Attention as Rumored Shelter for Migrant Kids

Jul 10, 2018 The facility is run by MVM, Inc., a Virginia-based company that has strong ties to the federal government.

Mexican President-Elect Wants Trump at His Inauguration

Jul 9, 2018 Andrés Manuel López Obrador says he wants friendly ties with the U.S., but some fear the invite could send the wrong message.

Tucson City Council Prepares Next Step for Parks Bond Election

Jul 9, 2018 The council plans to establish an oversight committee to monitor bond funds if voters OK spending.

Revisiting Issues Shaping Arizona in 2018

Jul 6, 2018 Four journalists take part in a roundtable discussion.

Sheriff Napier: Illegal Immigration and Border Security Are Separate Issues

Jul 6, 2018 The Pima County sheriff also said Operation Stonegarden and other federal grants are held up for political reasons.

Morena Leaders: Arizona-Sonora Ties Won't Suffer, Could Change

Jul 5, 2018 The election won’t mean a new governor for Arizona’s neighbor, but it could represent changes for the cross-border relationship.

Grijalva Adds Voice to Call to End ICE

Jul 5, 2018 The Southern Arizona Democrat said border enforcement won't go away, but that the agency should be broken up.

Arizona Republicans and Democrats Vary Widely on Priorities, Poll Shows

Jul 5, 2018 The divide might pose a problem for candidates looking to court moderate voters.

Poll: Nearly Half of Arizona Democrats Undecided in Governor's Race

Jul 2, 2018 With the primary vote in August, one pollster says candidates won't get far by trying to implement big changes now.

Landslide Victory for López Obrador in Mexican Presidential Election

Jul 2, 2018 The Morena candidate ran on promises to eradicate government corruption and champion ordinary people.

Arizona Reps Want Assurances on Uranium Mining Ban Near Grand Canyon

Jul 2, 2018 Members of Arizona's congressional delegation want assurances from the Trump administration.

Cochise County Files Suit Against Opioid Makers, Distributors

Jul 2, 2018 Lawsuit alleges actions by opioid companies led to increase in medical and legal costs for the county.

CBP Commissioner, First Lady Visit Arizona in Same Week

Jun 29, 2018 Nancy Montoya reports on the purpose of both trips.

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