In The News

December 4, 2019 In The News
The House Judiciary Committee ended a daylong hearing into possible articles of impeachment Wednesday against President Donald Trump with bitter partisan sparring. The eight-hour hearing included testimony from four constitutional scholars on whether they believe Trump’s actions warranted an impeachment under the Constitution.
December 2, 2019 In The News
The ASARCO strike is entering its eighth week as employees work the picket lines instead of the mine. But strikers are still optimistic they’ll reach a deal, workers have been fighting for themselves and their families in Tucson but as they gain more support locally. This fight is starting to turn into something more.
November 22, 2019 In The News
Four Arizona Democrats have signed on as co-sponsors of ambitious legislation that would commit the United States to achieve a 100% clean energy economy by 2050.
November 22, 2019 In The News
With only a few legislative days remaining for the United States House of Representatives in 2019, Rep. Greg Stanton, D-Ariz., is urging his colleagues to focus on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement in the waning days of the year.
November 21, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON – A House committee gave preliminary approval Thursday to a bill that would add 20,000 farmworker visas and let some workers apply for permanent legal residency, despite Republican concerns that it could open the door to more illegal immigration.

November 20, 2019 In The News
Congressional leaders from Arizona want to name the Veteran Affairs clinic in Gilbert after a Chandler soldier killed last year in Somalia.
November 14, 2019 In The News

As the House impeachment inquiry moved to public hearings about President Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine, Arizona's congressional delegation has largely made clear where they stand on issue.

Here's what the state's nine House members and two senators have said so far.

November 11, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON – Arizonan Yazmin Irazoqui-Ruiz can’t be in Washington when the Supreme Court considers whether the Trump administration can end DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has allowed her to stay in this country and go to medical school.

November 9, 2019 In The News
At 99 years old, Major Fannie Griffin McClendon looks through old photos, sharing stories about time spent with her husband. "He proposed in that last letter," she said, looking at letters the couple shared during the war.
October 31, 2019 In The News
Arizona's nine-member delegation voted along party lines Thursday as the Democratic-led House of Representatives approved the rules and process for upcoming impeachment hearings.