The U.S. Senate passed a bipartisan infrastructure package, with some of the credit going to Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema. Our Friday NewsCap panelists will weigh in on Sinema’s influence and the week’s other top stories. And how are Valley music venues hoping to stay open while dealing with the delta variant? That and more on The Show.
The Border Patrol is reporting record apprehensions at the country's southern border. Why that is and what the feds are doing about it. And how the pandemic has affected urban walkability. That and more on The Show.
Arizona is in the midst of an unpleasant streak of at least 2,000 reported COVID cases per day. We'll hear how nurses are dealing with the impact of the delta variant. Plus, a new political column measures which of two moderate Democratic Senators — including Arizona’s Kyrsten Sinema — is more influential. That and more on The Show.
Debate continues over vaccine mandates, even as the state has banned them in many settings. We'll hear who can and cannot tell us we have to get the vaccine. Plus, what new research says about what wildfires may look like in a climate-changed future. That and more on The Show.
Arizona continues to see increased rates of COVID-19 infections as the delta variant takes hold. We'll hear why pediatricians are sounding the alarm about the risk to kids. Plus, hundreds of businesses are asking political leaders in Arizona and elsewhere to take action on climate change. That and more on The Show.
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