Saturday, January 28, 2023

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A critical number of rural IA nursing homes close; TX lawmakers consider measures to restrict, and expand voting in 2023 Session; and CT groups, and unions call for public-health reforms.

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Attorney General announces enforcement actions on ransomware, Democrats discuss border policies, and the FDA is relaxing rules for gay and bisexual men to donate blood.

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"Brain Gain?" Research shows rural population is actually growing, especially in recreational areas; other small towns are having success offering relocation incentives like free building lots, cash, complimentary dinners and even internet credits; and researchers say the key is flexibility and creativity.

Dennis Newman


Location: Tucson, Arizona

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Coaxing Fresh Water from Beneath Arizona's Desert Sand

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma is 75 miles away from the nearest sea, which makes it an unlikely spot to find a water desalinization plant. But in 1992…

Pressure Builds on AZ Congressional Delegation Over Health Care Vote

TUCSON, Ariz. – On a blistering afternoon, more than 100 voters took to the sidewalks outside the office of Rep. Martha McSally, urging her to …


AARP: GOP Health Plan Won't Work for Arizonans Over 50

PHOENIX – Arizona may hold a precarious place in the new health care system proposed by House Republicans. The reasons are the state's aging …

Arizona May Be Among States Hardest Hit by GOP Health Changes

PHOENIX – The House Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act will affect nearly one in three Arizonans. That includes …


Advice to AZ Immigrants: When ICE Comes Calling, Be Prepared

PHOENIX – Families of mixed immigration status in Arizona are being told to make a plan. Under President Donald Trump's new immigration …

Arizona Senate Considers Calls For A Constitutional Convention

TUCSON, Ariz. - The Arizona State Senate is expected to begin work this week on a series of bills that would have Arizona join the call for a …


Elusive Jaguar Glimpsed in AZ Could be Game Changer

PHOENIX - A new jaguar sighting in Arizona is raising lots of questions. It's the third big cat caught on camera prowling the state since 2012…

Trump Budget Cuts: Impacts on Arizona Families and Environment

PHOENIX – What would happen to Arizona if President Trump gets his way on budget cuts? A trillion dollars in new infrastructure spending could b…


Poll: Congressional Efforts to Kill Methane Pollution Rule Unpopular in AZ

PHOENIX – Efforts by the oil and gas industry to roll back an Obama-era environmental rule don't sit well with most Arizonans, according to a …

Arizona Rep. McSally Faces Voters In First Town Hall Since Nov. Election

SAHUARITA, Ariz. -- Just two weeks after dismissing town halls as "political theatre," Congresswoman Martha McSally met face to face with voters from …


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