April 2019

The Show on KJZZ

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Do you know where your food comes from? How about your electricity or your electronics? A new project from the FEWSION Project at Northern Arizona University aims to let you know how any number of products get to you.
April 29, 2019
On Wednesday, the calendar turns to May, and in many parts of the world, the first day of that month — or May Day — is significant. For more on that and other international stories coming up this week, The Show was joined by BBC’s Rich Preston.
April 29, 2019
Phil Boas
The U.S.-Mexico border continues to be a flashpoint for what's being called an immigration "crisis." Is it something that can be solved primarily by Congress and the White House implementing new policies or is multi-nation cooperation required?
April 29, 2019
Tempe City Hall
The Tempe City Council has cut down the list of potential members from 49 to three finalists.
April 29, 2019
Ben Carson
Diane Yentel, president and CEO of the National Low Income Housing Coalition, doesn’t agree this policy would reduce the country’s affordable housing backlog. In fact, Yentel thinks it would only increase homelessness.
April 29, 2019
Red for Ed signs
Melissa Sadorf has been the superintendent of Stanfield Elementary School District for eight years. She grew up going to school in a rural district, and she told The Show about their challenges — even before the debate over state funding.
April 29, 2019
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Arizona lawmakers blew past the 100 day mark last week, and members have been talking openly about staying in session for a while longer. For a look at the coming days at the state Capitol, Ben Giles of the Arizona Capitol Times joined The Show.
April 29, 2019
James Beene
Gov. Doug Ducey has made the latest pick for the Arizona Supreme Court: James Beene, currently a judge on the Arizona Court of Appeals, will replace John Pelander, who announced his retirement earlier this year.
April 29, 2019
Erika Flores dials up students from Payson
Some teachers in Globe, Arizona received up to a 15 percent pay raise last year, but turnover is still on many educators minds. “What our students need here and what they’ve lacked for a long time is consistency,” said teacher Erika Flores.
April 29, 2019
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Security is a word and concept that has become increasingly prevalent in our lives as more of us are tied to our smartphones and the internet almost every minute we’re awake. But in the bigger picture, security also encompasses the military, international conflicts and foreign policy.
April 26, 2019