Politics and Government

Arizona attorney general investigating Cochise County officials who refused to certify 2022 election

Oct 31, 2023 Both supervisors are currently looking for attorneys because Cochise County does not provide representation for criminal matters.

GCU faces record fine after federal probe into alleged deception

Oct 31, 2023 The university dismissed the allegations as “lies and deceptive statements.”

Southern Arizona schools get passing grades from the state

Oct 31, 2023 The Arizona Department of Education is out with its annual school grades.

U.S. Dep. of Energy announced federal support of three transmission projects

Oct 30, 2023 The Southline Transmission Project is one of the three projects and will span from Hidalgo County New Mexico to Pima County in Arizona.

USS Arizona gets its first skipper

Oct 30, 2023 The nuclear submarine is still under construction.

Arizona will receive $30 million for energy assistance funding.

Oct 30, 2023 All 50 states, 125 tribes, three territories, and the District of Columbia will be funded.

Hopi leader tells panel that red tape, financial hurdles put aid out of reach

Oct 29, 2023 The remarks by Hopi Chairman Timothy Nuvangyaoma were part of a Senate Indian Affairs Committee roundtable on challenges tribes are facing.

The Buzz speaks with Tucson City Council candidates

Oct 27, 2023 Candidates see streets, crimes and homelessness as the city's top issues.

A generational battle: How a tribe’s concern over uranium mining on ancestral homelands brought Biden to AZ

Oct 27, 2023 In this tapped episode, Katya Mendoza and Paola Rodriguez explore the history of the Havasupai people's fight to stop uranium mining near the Grand Canyon.

Former Arizona GOP Senate candidate Blake Masters is running for Congress

Oct 26, 2023 Masters said he is running as someone unafraid of government establishment.

Federal officials say plan for water cuts from 3 Western states is enough to protect Colorado River

Oct 25, 2023 The U.S. Department of the Interior said in a statement that the risk of reaching critically low water elevations at Lake Powell and Lake Mead, the river's two key reservoirs, has gone down substantially.

IRS Direct File comes to Arizona

Oct 25, 2023 Taxpayers can file federal and state returns with new IRS web site.

A look into the politics of Prop. 413

Oct 23, 2023 How Tucson’s struggle to pass city council raises is part of a bigger political conversation.

The Buzz: El Tour de Mayor of Tucson

Oct 20, 2023 AZPM takes a drive around Tucson with three candidates running in the mayor's race.

No Labels sues Arizona to block opponents from using the new political party to run for office

Oct 20, 2023 The lawsuit asks a federal judge in Phoenix to block Democratic Secretary of State Adrian Fontes from allowing people to run for offices other than president or vice president under the No Labels banner.

Kari Lake talks court cases and Senate aspirations at packed Tucson fundraiser for “America first” candidates

Oct 19, 2023 Former Arizona gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake rallies supporters in Tucson.

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