Some state lawmakers are pushing an expansion of the state’s school voucher program, while public schools could face more than a billion dollars in cuts. Our Friday NewsCap analyzes those and the rest of the week’s top stories. Plus, U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema on federal voting rights legislation. That and more on The Show.
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Rents continue to rise across Arizona, pricing residents out of their homes and leading to evictions. We’ll hear why all that led one constable to walk away from her job. Plus, we take a walk down one Valley street that's stayed quaint even as the city has grown up around it. That and more on The Show.
A new community bank is opening in Arizona for the first time in more than a decade. We’ll hear why advocates say these kinds of institutions are key to the state’s economy. Plus, the owner of the last Japanese-owned flower shop on a Phoenix road that used to have several of them. That and more on The Show.
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Lots of people are experiencing COVID-19 fatigue and thinking about making different decisions about what they will and will not do. We’ll explores what goes into our thinking about that. Plus, meet an Arizona maker who yarn by hand and spreads the slow-fashion gospel of knitting. That and more on The Show.
Arizona homeowners might be eligible for federal money to help pay for a number of costs. We’ll hear How the state is trying to reach them and how much money has gone out so far. Plus, art and medicine are overlapping for University of Arizona medical students. That and more on The Show.