Politics and Government

Tucson surgeon Douglas Lowell runs for Congress

Aug 24, 2021 Lowell vows to complete border wall, push "America First" agenda.

Arizona Senate GOP's 2020 election report delayed again

Aug 23, 2021 Senate GOP leader says several involved have contracted COVID-19.

Navajo Nation requiring workers to get a full dose of the COVID-19 vaccine

Aug 23, 2021 The mandate says employees from a variety of departements be fully vaccinated by late September.

Border by numbers: all Border Patrol sectors aren't equal

Aug 20, 2021 Data show who crosses the border depends on location.

Arizona county seeks reimbursement for new voting machines

Aug 19, 2021 Maricopa County demands state Senate pay $2.8M to cover the costs of replacing vote-counting machines used in Legislature's election review.

Legal settlement is a win for Pascua Yaqui voting rights.

Aug 18, 2021 Also on Arizona Spotlight: Understanding Lewy Body Dementia; and remembering NPR broadcaster Neal Conan through his love of comic books.

Arizona initiative would require ID with mail ballots

Aug 17, 2021 Conservative groups and Republican lawmakers say they will ask voters to approve a voter-identification requirement for mail-in ballots.

Dozens of Arizona bridges in “poor” condition

Aug 12, 2021 New federal infrastructure dollars could help.

Tucson voters will decide on raise for mayor, city council

Aug 11, 2021 Voters last approved a raise for the city's leaders in 1999.

Arizona state senator accused of molestation resigning

Aug 11, 2021 The Phoenix-area lawmaker faced growing calls to step down.

Foothills want out of current congressional and legislative districts

Aug 9, 2021 Residents gave the Independent Redistricting Commission an earful.

Local governments set rental assistance record

Aug 6, 2021 Tucson and Pima County teamed up to distribute federal aid money.

Tucson homicide rate soars

Aug 5, 2021 The increase is part of a national trend.

Dahl, Kozachik win Democratic primaries for Tucson city council

Aug 4, 2021 Unopposed, Fimbres is nominated for another term

TPD officer cleared in fatal shooting

Aug 3, 2021 Investigators found no wrongdoing in July 18th shooting.

Juan Ciscomani announces run for Congress

Aug 3, 2021 Governor's advisor seeking GOP nomination in 2nd Congressional District

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