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The Obama Victory

The real story behind President Obama's win in 2008 as reported by Dr. Kate Kenski, an assistant professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Arizona.

City Council Ward 6 Report Card

Steve Kozachik: Council is more business friendly, but asking voters for a raise is a deal breaker.

Secure Communities Expands Statewide

All 15 Arizona counties are now using a federal system to screen jail inmates for their immigration status.

Roundtable

Contests heat up as the primary election approaches and candidates try to sway last-minute deciders.

Special Legislative Session – Day 2

Ballot measure to make workplace unionizing more difficult passes on voice vote, final vote and adjournment set for Wednesday.

New Sun Tran Labor Contract Maintains City Funded Health Insurance

New offer hinged on job security assurances, but freezes wages and maintains city-funded health insurance.

Republican Candidates for AZ Treasurer Square-Off

Three of the four candidates for Arizona State Treasurer sit down together to discuss the top issues in the campaign.

Teamsters Ratify Contract, Sun Tran Strike Ends

Sun Tran and union agree to two-year contract, regular routes and schedules return today.

Republican AG Candidates Face-Off

Former Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Horne want to be Arizona's next Attorney General.

Democratic U-S Senate Showdown

John Dougherty, Cathy Eden, Rodney Glassman and Randy Parraz, the four Democrats running for the U-S Senate sound off on a wide variety of issues.

State’s Concealed Weapons Laws Change

The new law, now in effect, lets more people carry concealed weapons.

Democratic Candidate for AZ Treasurer

Andrei Cherny says he has an economic plan to make Arizona a magnet for innovators and entrepreneurs.

1070 Appeal Filed

The state is continuing the fight on 1070, hoping that an Appeals Court will reinstate much of the law.

Tucson Police Chief Supports SB1070 Injunction

Chief Roberto Villaseñor says the ruling will give the courts a chance to figure out how law enforcement officials deal with immigration issues.

U.S. District Judge Suspends Key Parts of SB1070, Lets Others Stand

Judge rules U.S. could "suffer irreparable harm" if the immigration law is allowed to stand.

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