January 2019

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Red for Ed signs
The public school strike in southern California continues, as tens of thousands of teachers from the Los Angeles Unified School District have walked out. What surprised many was the presence of charter school educators on the picket lines.
Jan. 22, 2019
Tesla Model 3
On Friday, electric car maker Tesla announced massive layoffs across all of its operations. The reason: sales have under-performed as consumers complain about the cost of their electric cars.
Jan. 21, 2019
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey wants the state to start picking up some of the costs of providing health care for more than 32,000 children of the working poor.
Jan. 21, 2019
The Show logo card
The government shutdown hit the four-week mark Friday, and negotiations in Washington are still stalled. Meanwhile, federal workers deemed essential continue to work without pay. That includes more than 1,000 workers at the Phoenix Indian Medical Center.
Jan. 18, 2019
roden crater exhibit
ASU announced a major partnership between the university and the world-renown artist James Turrell that involves a very unique, off-campus experience.
Jan. 18, 2019
Emily Ryan and Chad Campbell
With The Show to talk about Governor Ducey’s State of the State address, what may be in his budget and possible Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate are Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 and Emily Ryan of Copperstate Consulting.
Jan. 18, 2019
tractor kicking up dust
Jan. 31 is the looming deadline for the Arizona legislature to approve the Drought Contingency Plan, known as the DCP. As a reminder, Arizona has been in a critical drought for almost 20 years.
Jan. 18, 2019
Crowd gathers around the Capitol on Sunday January 21 for the Women's March in Phoenix.
The annual Women's March is this Saturday at the Phoenix Capitol. However, accusations about the movement’s lack of inclusivity has reached a head.
Jan. 18, 2019
glendale city seal
Friday morning, the city of Glendale unveiled a recently-started pilot program called “Glendale Works,” which is designed to get homeless people performing jobs like landscaping and removing trash in city parks.
Jan. 18, 2019
Wanda Sykes
Humor in these especially political times can be tough to pull off — especially if you’re not typically a "political" comic. Wanda Sykes typically has focused on other things in her act, but even she hasn’t been able to avoid politics.
Jan. 18, 2019