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Arizona’s Stephanie Grisham named White House press secretary

Arizona politico Stephanie Grisham will be the new face of the Trump administration after being named White House press secretary. Grisham had previously been serving as First Lady Melania Trump’s communications director. She will replace...

Report shows migrant families do show up to immigration court

Immigration court data from Sept. 2018 to May 2019 shows most migrant families attend their immigration hearings, according to an analysis by Syracuse University's Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse. The data refutes testimony from CBP Acting...

Mesa Mayor: Citizenship question on census ‘a real threat to my city’

Mesa Mayor John Giles spoke against the controversial citizenship question being considered for the 2020 Census during a press call Wednesday organized by the Leadership Conference Education Fund, a civil rights and research group. “It...

Bombs involved in Yemen civilian deaths have Arizona ties

A New York Times Magazine report on the death and destruction caused by bombs dropped on civilians in Yemen by Saudi Arabia was able to trace back the origin of some of the bombs...

White Gold: Sales tactics changing the dental industry

Real estate agents, salespeople and department store clerks are all known to often work on commission, but another industry has been quietly changing into a commision-based enterprise, and most consumers would have no way of knowing: the local dentist.

Developmental disabilities service providers say state funding for minimum wage increase lagging

State funding for organizations that care for people with developmental disabilities isn’t keeping up with Arizona’s rising minimum wage, and the groups that contract with the state to provide those services are feeling the...

Government report provides insight into what went wrong during family separation crisis

A report published this week concluded the U.S. Department of Homeland Security “was not fully prepared to implement” the Trump Administration’s controversial Zero Tolerance Policy “or to deal with some of its after-effects.”   The...

Arizona Democratic Party spends big for secretary of state, not for governor

The Arizona Democratic Party is spending heavily on television ads to help Katie Hobbs in the race for secretary of state, but hasn’t made a similar investment in gubernatorial nominee David Garcia. The party...

Expelled lawmaker Shooter asks judge to order release of documents

Ousted lawmaker Don Shooter is asking a judge to order the release of files from the investigation that led to his historic expulsion from the Arizona House of Representatives for sexual harassment. Shooter is...

Three migrant boys run away from Southwest Key shelter, one ordered deported

Three minors ran away from a shelter for migrant children operated by Southwest Key in Glendale on August 19. One of the boys, who didn’t show up to his immigration hearing Friday, was ordered...
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