Politics and Government

Elections Experts Say Arizona Voter Turnout Is At 'Crisis' Levels

Oct 26, 2018 They say the state has an electorate that is not representative of the greater population.

Arizona's US Senate Race in the Spotlight

Oct 25, 2018 One of the nation's highest-profile, and most negative, Senate races is here at home.

Sen Jon Kyl on Drought, Nuclear Treaties and Trade

Oct 25, 2018 The senator from Arizona made his first official trip to Tucson.

Trade War Helps Local Food Bank

Oct 24, 2018 Millions of pounds of extra food is on the way to Southern Arizona.

Southwest Key to Pay $73K Fine, Give Up Licenses for 2 Shelters

Oct 24, 2018 The operator of immigrant children shelters will also stop taking in children in Arizona until the state OKs it.

Bernie Sanders Visits Tucson to Boost Garcia, Dem Vote

Oct 23, 2018 The senator from Vermont rallied at the University of Arizona campus to support Democratic gubernatorial candidate David Garcia.

Education Board Adopts New History, Science Standards

Oct 23, 2018 The revisions include edits following an outcry over how the draft standards addressed evolution.

Mexico Underlines Sovereignty Amid Tweets on Migrant Caravan

Oct 22, 2018 Officials from both countries denied Trump had any influence on Mexico's immigration policy.

Tucson Forum to Address 'Voter Crisis'

Oct 22, 2018 Arizona turnout is among the lowest in the nation.

Voters to Decide on $225M Bond Plan to Improve Tucson Parks

Oct 18, 2018 The city's bond package would borrow to pay for improvements to most of Tucson's parks as well as pedestrian and bicycling mobility projects.

CD3 Candidates See Separate Paths Forward on Immigration

Oct 17, 2018 One of 9 U.S. House districts that border Mexico, the topic looms large in Southwestern Arizona.

Debate: McSally Accuses Sinema of Promoting 'Treason'

Oct 16, 2018 2003 radio interview is the focus of the accusation.

Latino Voter Turnout a Focus in the Upcoming Election

Oct 15, 2018 Despite influential role in upcoming elections many Latino voters say they have yet to be contacted.

President Trump to be in Arizona for Mesa Rally Friday Night

Oct 15, 2018 The president is expected to announce his support for Republican Martha McSally in the U.S. Senate race.

State Puts Hourly Air Quality Info Online

Oct 12, 2018 A website will let you know levels of ozone and particulate matter.

FBI May Help Identify Migrant Remains Found Along US-Mexico Border

Oct 11, 2018 The Forensic Border Coalition says the FBI has the most extensive DNA database in the world.

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