Politics and Government

Mayors of Arizona's largest cities push to stay in Paris Climate Agreement

Nov 26, 2019 Two Arizona mayors are pressing the state's congressional delegation to take action on climate change.

Arizona political parties getting ready for 2020 conventions

Nov 26, 2019 The Republican and Democratic party faithful are preparing for the summer’s national conventions.

Poll finds division and common ground in what Arizonans care about

Nov 25, 2019 State residents placed issues like water and education among their highest priorities.

Roundtable: Pima County political party leaders on Tucson’s election

Nov 22, 2019 Plus, important issues going into 2020.

Historically left out, Colorado River tribes call for more sway in Western water talks

Nov 22, 2019 With the drought plan done, some tribal leaders say their water rights can’t be ignored any longer.

Refugee resettlement groups sue President Trump

Nov 22, 2019 They're hoping to block an order requiring approval from local government to continue refugee placements.

Plan to fund Oro Valley golf courses passes

Nov 21, 2019 Facing a recall election, the mayor put forward a plan that would fund infrastructure improvements by 2023.

A majority of Arizona voters want marijuana legalized, a poll says

Nov 21, 2019 About one-third of registered voters surveyed said they oppose legalization.

Safety agency says distracted driver caused fatal Uber autonomous test vehicle crash

Nov 20, 2019 The agency criticized a lack of federal and state regulation for autonomous vehicles.

Exiled in Mexico, Evo Morales promises return to Bolivia

Nov 14, 2019 The former Bolivian president said the Mexican government had saved him by granting asylum and refuge.

See how your neighborhood voted in the Tucson election

Nov 13, 2019 Learn how Tucsonans voted across the city on the mayor's race and sanctuary city initiative.

Arizonans split on impeachment

Nov 13, 2019 Party affiliation largely determines impeachment opinions among Arizona residents.

How the Center for Biological Diversity grew in its fight against the 'status quo'

Nov 12, 2019 The Tucson-based conservation group has become one of the most influential in the country.

Pima GOP chair alleges postal workers discarded Tucson ballots

Nov 8, 2019 A Postal Service spokesperson rejected the claim, saying every piece of mail is tracked.

Mayor Rothschild reflects on 8 years in office

Nov 7, 2019 New leadership at the head of Tucson city government could mean new priorities.

Trump to nominate Pima County judge for federal judgeship

Nov 7, 2019 John Hinderaker currently presides over family court and criminal dockets on the Pima County court.

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