Charlene Fernandez

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Congress passed a $2 trillion dollar emergency coronavirus relief bill and President Donald Trump signed it on Friday.

The legislation has bipartisan support but the proof of its effectiveness will play out in the weeks ahead.

By Howard Fischer - Capitol Media Services
PHOENIX -- The $11.8 billion state budget cleared its first hurdles Wednesday as the package of spending and tax cuts was approved by a pair of legislative panels.

Yuma’s “True Colors”: LGBTQ Pride in Rural Arizona

Jun 1, 2018
Maya Springhawk Robnett / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

Yuma recently celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ Pride event.  And, as KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett reports, the event had a surprisingly large turnout.  Around 900 people came by the event throughout the day…

Maya Springhawk Robnett / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

Over the past several weeks, legislator Charlene Fernandez in the Yuma area has criticized U.S. Senator Jeff Flake for backing lower air quality standards for ground-level ozone.  Maya Springhawk Robnett of the Arizona Science Desk reports…