Politics and Government

Decision Nears on Convention Center Hotel?

Oct 20, 2010 Tucson Mayor Bob Walkup says a final vote on the proposed downtown Tucson Convention Center hotel could come at the Tucson City Council meeting on October 26.

The Battle for CD-7

Oct 18, 2010 Four candidates--Democratic Incumbent Congressman Raul Grijalva, Republican Ruth McClung, Libertarian George Keane and Independent Candidate Harley Meyer--are vying for the right to represent Arizona's 7th Congressional District.

New Book Details Role of Coerced Confessions in '91 Buddhist Temple Massacre

Oct 15, 2010 Author Discusses Latest Developments in Arizona's Largest Mass Murder.

Newsmaker Interview: Kate Kenski

Oct 15, 2010 A look at voting trends as Election Day nears.

U.S. Senate Showdown

Oct 14, 2010 Three of the four Arizona candidates for U.S. Senate square off in a wide-ranging conversation.

Medical Marijuana Debate

Oct 12, 2010 Arizona voters will get another chance to decide on whether marijuana should be legalized for medical use.

U-S - China Currency War?

Oct 12, 2010 China Expert Dr. David Finkelstein, Vice President and Director of China Studies at the Center for Naval Analyses talks about rising tensions between China and the United States over currency.

Prop 107 Seeks to Ban Preferential Treatment

Oct 8, 2010 Some say wording by out-of-state coalition is deceptive

Super Rec-area Planned

Oct 6, 2010 Pima County Supervisors Chairman Ramon Valadez says the board has given the green light to move forward with plans for a massive recreation complex on Tucson's northwest side.

Bellagio-style Fountains for Downtown Tucson?

Oct 6, 2010 Local real estate agent is inspired by Las Vegas attraction and hopes for similar project in Tucson.

Three Candidates Vie for Two Seats in AZ District 29

Oct 5, 2010 House of Representatives Democratic Reps. Matt Heinz, M.D. and Daniel Patterson face Republican Pat Kilburn in this heavily Democratic district.

Battle for Top Education Job

Oct 4, 2010 The race for Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction: Republican State Senator John Huppenthal faces former teacher and union activist Penny Kotterman in the race to head up the Arizona Department of Education.

Proposition 302

Oct 4, 2010 In an effort to bridge the budget gap the state legislature has placed an initiative on the November ballot, one that would divert money voters approved to fund early childhood education.

TPD Sergeant Maria Hawke

Oct 4, 2010 More than 100,000 crimes are committed in Tucson every year.

Proposition 400

Oct 4, 2010 The City of Tucson is asking voters next month to hike the two-cent city sales tax , known as the Business Privilege Tax, by a half-cent to help fund core services.

Admiral Michael Mullen Comes to Tucson

Oct 2, 2010 Watch the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Town Hall

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