Politics and Government

IRS Scam Calls Target Southern Arizona

Aug 22, 2017 Callers threaten you with arrest or legal action unless you pay up.

Arizona Supreme Court: Tucson Can't Destroy Seized Guns

Aug 17, 2017 The court said the state law supersedes Tucson's authority as a charter city.

Phoenix Mayor Wants Trump to Delay Rally

Aug 17, 2017 Stanton fears president might "enflame emotions and divide the nation"

Hispanic Chamber: Immigration Bill Could Hurt Local Economy

Aug 17, 2017 Changes with the RAISE Act could lower the area's access to workers who fill manual labor jobs.

Davis-Monthan Noise-Complaint System Goes Online

Aug 16, 2017 Gone are the days of leaving a voice mail if you've been upset by aircraft from the Tucson Air Force base.

Law Professors to Trump: Keep DACA

Aug 14, 2017 Trump must decide what to do about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

Episode 327: Repairing the Sewer Pipe Crossing the Border in Nogales

Aug 4, 2017 Plus: A bipartisan group with a health care agenda, and a look at the Port of Tucson and Arizona railroad history.

Episode 149: Who's on the Ballot for Tucson City Council Primaries?

Aug 4, 2017 Interviews with Ward 3 Democrats and Ward 6 Greens.

You've Been Warned: Pima County Ticketing Drivers on Cellphones

Aug 4, 2017 The period after the ban went into effect netted 700+ warnings for drivers in unincorporated areas.

Groups Defend Ironwood Forest National Monument Status

Aug 3, 2017 Advocates say they 'won't go down without a fight' to keep the protected status of the site.

Yuma Legislator Calls on Jeff Flake to Raise Air-Quality Standards

Aug 3, 2017 State Rep. Charlene Fernandez criticized the U.S. senator for backing lower standards for ground-level ozone.

Feds Won't Sue UA over Affirmative Action, Already Blocked in Arizona

Aug 2, 2017 Proposition 107 barred preferential treatment on the basis of race, sex, color, ethnicity or national origin.

Arizona Politicians Look to Drive Health Care Debate

Aug 2, 2017 Arizona officials are not sitting on the sideline when it comes to the future of health insurance

County, City Merge Programs that Help Residents Pay Bills

Aug 1, 2017 Both programs offered once-a-year help with utility bills to low-income residents through partner groups.

Advocate Group 'Cautiously Optimistic' About Arizona Monument

Aug 1, 2017 Ironwood Forest National Monument's supporters are trying to preserve the protected area.

Bipartisan Group Advances Plan to 'Stabilize' Health Insurance

Aug 1, 2017 The 'Problem Solvers Caucus' is adamant it is not a 'repeal and replace' proposal.

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