Politics and Government

Race To Pass Budget Puts DACA Recipients' Lives On Hold

Dec 4, 2017 Party-line agendas are complicating efforts to meet the deadline at the end of this week.

Arizona Lawmaker Looks to End Confidentiality Agreements in Cases of Sexual Misconduct

Dec 4, 2017 Lawmakers will discuss the proposal when the Legislature reconvenes in January.

Tucson Helping Kids Get Calls From Santa Claus

Nov 29, 2017 Last day for parents to request a call from St. Nick is Nov. 30.

Novel Topic, Campaign Announcement Slow NAFTA Talks, Expert Says

Nov 29, 2017 Round 5 of negotiations wraps up, leaving skepticism the deal will conclude in 2018.

$48K to Settle Accusations Against Rep. Grijalva

Nov 28, 2017 The Southern Arizona Democrat was reportedly accused of creating a hostile work environment.

Are Arizona's Senators On Board for Tax Cut Bill?

Nov 28, 2017 Flake, McCain, U.S. Senate set to debate House's tax reform legislation.

Border Patrol Hosts 'Coffee With a Cop' Event in Tucson

Nov 28, 2017 Agents and residents enjoy the opportunity to get to know each other on a personal level.

Sales Tax for Roads? You Can Weigh In

Nov 27, 2017 Pima County committee holds hearings on sales-tax proposal for fixing bad roads.

Groups Sue Forest Service Over Rosemont Copper Mine Decision

Nov 27, 2017 Environmental groups say Coronado NF Supervisor's Record of Decision came prematurely.

Grijalva: Politicians Have a Responsibility to 'Right the Ship'

Nov 24, 2017 The Arizona Congressman says retirement is not in the near future.

Pima County: Don't Dump Thanksgiving Grease Down the Drain

Nov 22, 2017 Grease can clog pipes and create a mess for you and your neighbors.

Pima Supervisors Talk Road-Repairs Tax, Back National Carbon Fee

Nov 21, 2017 Supes ask that county staff study the feasibility of swapping a property tax to repair roads for a sales tax.

Grijalva: Sexual Harassment Training a Start, But Not Enough

Nov 21, 2017 A system that investigates and enforces consequences is necessary, the congressman said.

Arizona Voters Would Say Resounding 'Yes' to Soda Tax, Poll Suggests

Nov 20, 2017 The survey showed the hypothetical tax to raise education funds would pass with a near 2-to-1 margin.

Salt River Project's Brenda Burman Confirmed as Head of US Reclamation Bureau

Nov 20, 2017 She will be the first woman commissioner in the agency's 115-year history.

Episode 342: What to Expect as 2018 Elections Near

Nov 17, 2017 Also, the potential political fallout over allegations of sexual harassment against Arizona Rep. Don Shooter.

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