Politics and Government

Immigration Officials Defend Handling of Family Separations

Jul 31, 2018 The officials ran into criticism from Democrats and Republicans appalled by the policy.

Mexican President-Elect Wants Fewer Migrants to US

Jul 31, 2018 López Obrador has spoken of mitigating the factors that push people to immigrate from Central America and Mexico.

Harassment in Arivaca: Issues With Restraining Orders in Rural Areas

Jul 30, 2018 Rural residents face more expensive "per mile" fees for delivering court papers.

Arizona Pecan Farmer Calls For Halt to Trade War

Jul 27, 2018 Says the Trump administration needs to stop imposing tariffs and instead start negotiating.

Arizona May Take Over Permit Program Protecting Rivers

Jul 27, 2018 Conservation groups say the change could weaken protection of rivers, streams and wetlands.

Migrant Family Reunifications Continue As Deadline Nears

Jul 24, 2018 Court documents suggest the government will not make the July 26 deadline, according to an attorney.

Polls Remain a Crucial Tool in Arizona Election Campaigns

Jul 23, 2018 What signs to look for to know if a poll is trustworthy or not.

Liberals in Arizona Debate Forgiving Candidate's Moderation

Jul 23, 2018 Some Democrats are frustrated in seeing Kyrsten Sinema as shifting more right when others are taking more aggressively left-leaning stances

November Ballot-Question Arguments Come Early

Jul 23, 2018 Arizona voters can get information on the seven ballot questions they face in November

Arizona Unemployment Unchanged in June

Jul 19, 2018 Gains in construction work offset by growth in overall labor force.

Pima County: Solar Savings $220,000 Since 2015

Jul 18, 2018 Most of the privately owned solar arrays operating on county property are lowering the county's electric bill.

Goldwater Institute Sues Pinal County Over Road Repair Tax

Jul 17, 2018 The suit claims the tax is illegal because it only applies to certain items.

Judge Temporarily Halts Deportation of Reunified Families

Jul 16, 2018 The judge is asking government to respond to ACLU court filing pointing to rumors of mass deportations following reunification.

What Sonora's Support For Mexico's President-Elect Means for Arizona

Jul 16, 2018 A discussion with KJZZ Hermosillo bureau reporter Murphy Woodhouse about political changes south of Arizona.

Understanding How the Results of Mexico's Elections Could Affect the US

Jul 16, 2018 A discussion with Roberto Zepeda, a visiting scholar from the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

Suit Paves Way for Arizonans to Text 911

Jul 16, 2018 A settlement set up funding for the service, which is expected to benefit the hearing-impaired, among others.

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