Arizona Elections

The House Judiciary Committee has approved two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. This makes President Trump the fourth president in American history to face impeachment by the House, which is expected to vote on it next week.
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One of the fastest growing populations in Arizona and the U.S. is also the most affected by the affordable housing crisis: Latinos.
Sept. 30, 2019
Tuesday is the deadline for Arizona’s draft Election Procedures Manual to go to the governor and attorney general for review. The state hasn’t had a new manual in five years.
Sept. 30, 2019
Members of the Arizona Cannabis Chamber of Commerce are fighting an initiative proposing to legalize recreational use marijuana. The members say they have nothing against allowing adults to buy marijuana.
Sept. 30, 2019
Christopher Landau, the recently appointed U.S. ambassador in Mexico, met with a community of American expats in Mexico City on Saturday. And he told them he wants to be remembered as the ambassador who modernized the border.
Sept. 30, 2019
Leaders at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement sent an open letter to the public this month warning that misinformation from activists and politicians can lead to violence. The letter cites recent incidents in Tacoma, Washington, and San Antonio, Texas, where people opened fire on ICE facilities.
Sept. 27, 2019
A group of Arizona Muslims on Friday held a rally at the state Capitol to protest an ongoing humanitarian crisis in Indian-occupied Kashmir. Attendees called on Arizona elected officials to intervene on Kashimir’s behalf.
Sept. 27, 2019
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador is pushing for what he calls an amnesty law to benefit, for instance, some alleged drug traffickers. But his government also is imprisoning them for certain minor offenses.
Sept. 30, 2019
Hispanic consumers and business owners will continue to have an increasingly important role in Arizona’s economy in the future, and the Hispanic population is expected to grow.
Sept. 27, 2019
KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. To talk about the President Donald Trump impeachment inquiry in the House and more, Andrei Cherny, former chair of the Arizona Democratic Party, and Barrett Marson of Marson Media, joined The Show.
Sept. 27, 2019
In a legislative bill, Rep. Noel Campbell (R-Prescott) plans to ask the lawmakers to double the current 18 cent per gallon gas tax. Campbell says the rate hasn’t changed since 1991.
Sept. 27, 2019
Arizona Democratic Rep. Jennifer Longdon testified Thursday before the U.S. House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee on the public health consequences and costs of gun violence. Longdon is a victim of gun violence. She was shot and paralyzed 15 years ago.
Sept. 26, 2019
The wife of the late Republican Sen. John McCain says she can see Democrats winning Arizona in 2020. Cindy McCain appeared on the podcast "Women Rule" by Politico this week.
Sept. 26, 2019
Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire testified before the House intelligence committee about a whistleblower complaint reportedly connected to President Donald Trump's communication with Ukraine's president. Lawmakers have demanded to see the complaint, which had been withheld.
Sept. 26, 2019
Gun control activists are holding a rally to end gun violence in Washington DC Wednesday afternoon. The coalition includes March For Our Lives, Newtown Action Alliance, Amnesty International and dozens of other groups.
Sept. 25, 2019
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has asked the state Supreme Court to reverse a decades-old ruling, which would give him more leeway in lawsuits he’s allowed to file.
Sept. 25, 2019
Arizona lawmakers are expected to tackle criminal justice reform next session, but what information should they use to guide their policies? Andrew LeFevre, executive director of the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission, joined The Show to talk about the issue.
Sept. 25, 2019
Arizonans may have a new way to get medical marijuana: go to New Mexico. A judge there has ruled the state must open up its medical cannabis program to residents of other states after three out-of-staters, including from Arizona, sued over the issue.
Sept. 25, 2019
With a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump now moving forward, Arizona’s Congressional delegation is taking familiar sides and joining their colleagues to either applaud or condemn the latest move against the president.
Sept. 25, 2019
President Trump held a press conference at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, his first public remarks since House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced the launch of a formal impeachment inquiry.
Rep. Gallego: 'The President Basically Admitted His Crime'
Sept. 25, 2019
In 2018 a Federal judge fined Arizona $1.4 million for poor health care conditions in Arizona prisons. The judge had warned the state after years of litigating the Parsons v. Ryan prison health care settlement, that such fines were imminent if the Department of Corrections kept failing basic performance benchmarks.
Sept. 24, 2019

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