Arizona schools chief says teacher raises approved by lawmakers is not enough
Mac & Gaydos | May 5, 2017 4:20 pm
Arizona schools chief Diane Douglas advocated for increased teachers’ wages on Friday, saying the one percent approved by state lawmakers is not enough.
Arizona rep worried health care bill hangs Obamacare onus on Republican necks
KTAR.com | May 5, 2017 4:26 am
An Arizona congressman is worried a health care bill passed Thursday transfers the onus of Obamacare to the necks of vulnerable Republicans.
Arizona rep.: Republican health care bill designed to put pressure on Senate
KTAR.com | May 4, 2017 6:09 pm
An Arizona congressman said the Republican health care bill passed in the House on Thursday was not what he wanted, but it fulfilled another goal.
Arizona rep. voted against health care bill because he wasn’t given time to read it
KTAR.com | May 4, 2017 4:08 pm
An Arizona congressman said one reason he did not vote for a Republican health care bill on Thursday is because he was not given ample time to read it.
Ducey faces pressure, backlash during fight to overhaul K-12 education
Mac & Gaydos | May 1, 2017 7:11 pm
As Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey touted his commitment to bettering K-12 education, state educators filed a lawsuit against the state over funding cuts for buildings and other maintenance.
Arizona firefighters plead with lawmakers to extend protections for first responders
Mac & Gaydos | April 28, 2017 7:04 pm
Firefighters are pleading with members of the Arizona Legislature to vote on a series of bills that would extend workers compensation protections for first responders.
Four months into office, Paul Penzone works to shake predecessor’s legacy
Mac & Gaydos | April 25, 2017 7:35 pm
As Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone settles into his new position, the legacy — both good and bad — left behind by his predecessor will not define his time in office, he told KTAR’s Mac and Gaydos on Tuesday.
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone to close controversial Tent City jail
KTAR.com | April 4, 2017 2:16 pm
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone announced Tuesday that the controversial Tent City jail opened under Joe Arpaio would close.
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone speaks about future of Tent City
KTAR.com | March 30, 2017 7:29 pm
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone said the county has began rolling back the use of pink clothing for prisoners sentenced to Tent City — even though the future for the infamous detention center is still uncertain.
Mac & Gaydos | May 9, 2017 5:57 pmPhoenix police chief says more cases possibly linked to Serial Street Shooter