January 2017

As hundreds of protesters gathered at Phoenix Sky Harbor airport Sunday, immigration lawyers were at Sky Harbor yesterday ready to give legal help to immigrants.
January 30, 2017
Border Fence
U.S. relations with other nations are at least temporarily in flux. And a lot of other international news is going on this week. To get a preview we spoke with the BBC’s Rob Hugh-Jones.
January 30, 2017
Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan
Last year was not the smoothest for elections in Arizona. And now, we’re learning about a growing rift between the state’s top elections office and its 15 county recorders.
January 30, 2017
Right now, Arizona’s Civil Rights Act prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national original or disability. But it does not include protections for the LGBT community. A new bill is attempting to change that.
January 30, 2017
Leszek Pawlowicz
And now it’s time for …The Quiz Show! That’s when we bring back Leszek Pawlowicz, our resident quiz master who has won a Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions.
January 30, 2017
Donald Trump
After a whirlwind of change in Washington, D.C., and a series of executive orders related to immigration, many of Arizona’s undocumented residents are uneasy about their status. Helen Aguirre Ferré is President Donald Trump’s special assistant of media affairs and one of the few Hispanics in the new administration.
January 30, 2017
Larry Fitzgerald
To learn more, we spoke with Phoenix Suns’ vice president of Athlete Care Aaron Nelson, and we visited the EXOS training facility in Phoenix to talk with performance specialist Tristan Rice.
January 30, 2017
Voting sign
Election headlines in Arizona last year were not all about who won and who lost the races. Now, a state representative has introduced a host of bills aimed at fixing some of those problems: Ken Clark, a Democrat representing Phoenix.
January 30, 2017
On Mondays, we like to step out on the ledge a bit and take a look ahead to what’s to come at the state Capitol. Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services talks about what’s on his radar for this coming week.
January 30, 2017
Raúl Grijalva
And, members of Congress have been involved in this issue over the weekend, both in terms of protests, and intervening in individual cases, trying to get passengers released from airports. With me on the line now from Washington, D.C., is Arizona Congressman Raul Grijalva, a Democrat representing District 3.
January 30, 2017

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