Arizona Elections

Arizona's law making it a crime to return someone else's early ballot is illegal, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday. The 2016 law banned third parties from collecting voters' mail-in ballots and dropping them off at the polls.
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Scott Warren, a volunteer with the humanitarian group No More Deaths, was recently acquitted of charges of harboring migrants at the Arizona border. The jury took just two hours to determine he was not guilty, dealing a blow to the Trump administration’s crackdown on border activists. In short, some see the verdict as an affirmation of No More Deaths’ work.
Dec. 5, 2019
Immigration advocates fear another move by the Trump administration will deter immigrants from seeking citizenship, this time through paperwork. For more on what this means for would-be applicants, The Show talked to Lynn Marcus, director of the Immigration Law Clinic at the University of Arizona’s College of Law.
Dec. 5, 2019
In the ongoing inquiry into President Donald Trump’s actions on Ukraine, the House Judiciary Committee heard testimony from four law professors Wednesday. They discussed the constitutional grounds for impeachment. The hearing drew mixed reactions from Arizona committee members.
Dec. 5, 2019
Conservative lawmakers gathering in Arizona Wednesday for a conference of the American Legislative Exchange Council were greeted with protests and a lawsuit. The council, known as ALEC, has faced growing scrutiny over the model legislation shared at its conferences, which critics say provides corporations and special interest groups a chance to exert influence on state laws.
Dec. 5, 2019
Fifty years ago, 89 Native Americans set out into the San Francisco Bay by boats. Their destination was Alcatraz Island, home of the infamous federal prison that closed 16 years earlier.
Dec. 3, 2019
The holidays can be a great time to catch up with family and friends. It can also be a time to avoid certain topics of discussion with those family members and friends, especially if they hold opinions you disagree with.
Dec. 3, 2019
In addition to impeachment, Congress is trying to finish the budget process for the current fiscal year. That can crowd out other bills, even bipartisan ones, like the Land and Water Conservation Fund. It's a fund for governments to buy land, and advocates are trying to make it permanent.
Dec. 3, 2019
The U.S. House Judiciary Committee is holding its first hearing in the impeachment inquiry. The Judiciary Committee is tasked with drafting potential articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. Video is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. Arizona time.
Dec. 4, 2019
Almost a month ago, three mothers and six children were murdered by suspected drug cartels in Sonora. Their relatives, still seeking justice, met with the Mexican president and participated in a protest against his government.
Dec. 2, 2019
Regina Romero, Tucson’s first Latina chief executive, was sworn in Monday. The former Tucson City Council member defeated independent Edward Ackerley in November, earning over 57% of the vote in the heavily Democratic city.
Dec. 2, 2019
Three Arizona charter schools are facing closure, and 27 similar schools across the country are in financial jeopardy after accepting seed capital from the Green Valley-based company, Education Fund of America.
Dec. 2, 2019
The U.S. Census Bureau is doing a massive push over the next 12 weeks to get people to apply to become Census Takers.
Dec. 2, 2019
A couple of decisions coming up this week could impact investigations into potential war crimes in Afghanistan, and whether Russian athletes will be able to compete under their country’s flag.
Dec. 2, 2019
Last week’s news that 86-year old Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had to be hospitalized turned up the volume in Washington, where liberals and conservatives considered the possibility of another high court appointment by President Trump.
Dec. 2, 2019
This week, the FBI released dozens of audio recordings from a January 2011 mass shooting outside a Tucson-area grocery store.
Nov. 28, 2019
As we watch the migrant crisis play out on the border, the arriving population looks a bit different than it has in the past.
Nov. 27, 2019
Campaign season is in full swing here in Arizona. The state is now considered a battleground for the presidential election and other down-ballot races, and candidates are paying attention and in some cases paying big bucks for your air time.
Nov. 27, 2019
Sitting around the dinner table on holidays with family members, maybe some you don’t see all that often, can also often lead to arguing.
Nov. 27, 2019
Saying he doesn't trust the industry, a top Senate Republican wants an outright ban on the use of certain chemicals that can used on the marijuana that Arizonans smoke, eat or drink.
Nov. 27, 2019
If an agency withholds or doesn’t even create documentation from the beginning, officials could be in violation of the public records law. Now, The Arizona Republic is reporting that a questionable pattern has emerged out of Gov. Doug Ducey’s office.
Nov. 26, 2019

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