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Reporters Roundtable

More troops to the Arizona-Mexico border and the U-S Supreme Court will hear the AZ Employer Sanction Law challenge top the agenda for the weekly roundtable.

D-M Change of Command

Life in the military involves moving every few years, usually that is not accompanied by the full ceremony that the military can muster, unless the move involves a change of command

Immigration Letters and Challenges

Governor Brewer wants more information from the President while farm workers are challenging people to work

Senate Debates Come to AZPM

Arizona Public Media is the home for GOP and Democratic US Senate Debates

All Politics is Local

When does a local issue begin to matter in a national election? The experts say as soon as the media spotlights the issue.

RTA puts plans on hold to assume Sun Tran.

Agreement with the City of Tucson hits a roadblock.

Political Focus - Brewer White House Dustup

Governor Jan Brewer is angry with the White House about how she learned that Arizona is being sued over SB 1070

Afghanistan War Update

Former Army Chief of Staff explores question of how long the American public will support ongoing wars in Asia.

Solar Energy and Water Concerns

Solar energy is a natural for Arizona, but is there a drawback? Some people say generating power from the sun can use too much water and Arizona can't afford that.

Political Conversations - Governor Jan Brewer

Governor Jan Brewer has been in office about 18 months and two topics have dominated the state's political landscape during that time: the budget and immigration.

Supreme Court Puts Clean Elections on Hold

The nation's highest court has issued a ruling keeping the state from distributing matching funds to Clean Elections candidates.

Tucson writer paints dark picture of Juarez

Charles Bowden's new book looks at the world's most violent city.

White House Border Meeting

Governor Brewer sits down with the President

U.S. Representative addresses SB 1070, solar energy, health care and other topics.

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords joins us on the weekly roundtable to discuss various issues that are important to residents of Southern Arizona.

War on Drugs is a Big Failure!

So says Writer Charles Bowden who has been covering the border for more than 30 years

Outcome of Sales Tax Vote Could Send Arizona Lawmakers Back to Work

If Arizona voters next week turn down a ballot question for an increase in the states sales tax, lawmakers would need to return to work to iron out some things.

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