Stories tagged: "congress"


Photo by Christopher Scragg, Cronkite News.
Communities Demand Solutions on Cops and COVID. Leaders Don’t Have Many Answers.

Cities were already grappling with the impact of COVID-19 when protests brought demands to address the fractured police relationship with their communities.

Photo courtesy Rep. Tom O'Halleran
‘No Electricity, No Water:’ Rep. O’Halleran Calls For Bipartisanship to Help Rural Arizona During Pandemic

Representative Tom O’Halleran talks about how he uses bipartisanship to bring relief funding to the 12 tribes in his district.

Ruben Gallego
Rep. Ruben Gallego Helps Save a Life And Entertains With AMA on a Plane

Rep. Ruben Gallego had quite the flight last week where he helped save a life and held a no-holds-barred AMA with constituents.

coronavirus bill
Coronavirus Relief Bill Passes Despite No Votes from Biggs and Lesko

The bill would provide emergency funding for nutritional programs, financial assistance, and temporary paid sick leave requirements for employers.

State of the Union
Dreamer And Teacher of the Year Will Be Arizona Guests For State of the Union

Here's who Arizona's Congress members are taking as guests to Tuesday's State of the Union Address.

Debbie Lesko
‘I Am Honored:’ Rep. Debbie Lesko Joins Trump’s Impeachment Team

U.S. Rep. Debbie Lesko agreed to join President Trump’s impeachment defense team. Here’s a look at how she got there.

Arizona lawmakers
Here’s How Arizona Leaders Voted on Trump’s War Powers

"Another endless war is not the answer." Here's how Arizona lawmakers voted this week on the Wars Resolution Act.