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More Arizona Spotlight Stories from May 2011

Ranching's Risky Business in Southern Arizona

Local ranchers say they want more resources and protection on the border to cope with illegal immigration.

May 5, 2011

Teachers' Voices with Ben Korn and Jeff Ell

Hear about the Tucson Young Professionals, a group that's seeking out ways to retain Arizona's college graduates and spur new business.

Sep 24, 2010

Teachers' Voices with Barbara Kohl and Bernadette Boschert

Hear how two Tucson schools, each facing closure due to budget cuts, were able to combine the best of both worlds.

Aug 13, 2010

RTA vs City of Tucson

How the transfer of control of SunTran will take place is becoming a very heated issue.

Aug 6, 2010

1070 Appeal Filed

The state is continuing the fight on 1070, hoping that an Appeals Court will reinstate much of the law.

Jul 30, 2010
Border Patrol check

Caught in the Middle on the Border

Border communities are much more dependent on Mexico for their incomes than cities such as Tucson or Phoenix, so proposed boycotts and other actions due to SB 1070 are worring many residents there.

Jul 23, 2010
Judith Gans

Arizona's Immigration Blind Spots

Judith Gans of the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy on the causes for illegal immigration, and the factors that U.S. immigration policy fails to recognize.

Jul 16, 2010
Arizona Department of Revenue

State Tax Donation

Christopher Conover reports on a potential change to Arizona's income tax forms that will offer an additional way to give money to the state.

Jan 29, 2010
Health

Health Care for Uninsured

Health clinics are stretched thin serving individuals and families with no health insurance and few options.

Dec 23, 2009
Arizona State Treasurer Dean Martin

State Treasurer Dean Martin

In a conversation with Christopher Conover, Treasurer Dean Martin talks about his concern over the state's current fiscal crisis, as Arizona has "maxed out its credit cards"

Aug 28, 2009
Arizona State Capitol building

Budget Saga Continues

Christopher Conover brings us the latest on the ongoing battle over the troubled state budget.

Aug 7, 2009
Arizona State Capitol building

State Budget Status

The Arizona Legislature this week finally passed a budget for the new fiscal year, but Governor Brewer vetoed much of its. Christopher Conover reports on what's next in the process.

Jul 3, 2009
Arizona State Capitol building

State Budget Lawsuit

The Arizona Supreme Court was called in to settle the budget dispute between Gov. Jan Brewer and the legislature. Christopher Conover has the outcome and fallout.

Jun 26, 2009
Guy on bike

Drachman Study

As part of our BLUEPRINT TUCSON series, Tony Paniagua looks at a study showing millions of Americans would be better off economically if they lived closer to where they worked.

Jun 12, 2009
Shrimp in hand

Desert Sweet Shrimp Farm

Robert Rappaport takes us deep into the hot desert of Gila Bend and finds freshwater ponds full of shrimp.

Jun 5, 2009
Mike Hein

City Manager Fired

Christopher Conover looks at this week's firing of Tucson City Manager Mike Hein and hear a commentary on the subject from Jim Nintzel of the "Tucson Weekly."

Apr 10, 2009

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