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Republican House Speaker Rusty Bowers has made his choice for one of five seats on the commission that will draw new maps for Arizona’s congressional and legislative districts after this year’s U.S. Census is completed.

Bowers announced Thursday that he has chosen David Mehl of Pima County to serve as one of two Republicans on the Arizona Redistricting Commission. Mehl is president of a Tucson-based real estate development company.


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Arizona Congressman Greg Stanton is urging House leadership to expand compensation for victims of radiation exposure in the Southwest in a future COVID-19 relief package. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius repots.

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The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill Monday designed to combat high rates of missing and murdered Indigenous people. It now heads to President Trump’s desk. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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Cindy McCain is endorsing Democrat Joe Biden for president in a stunning rebuke of President Donald Trump.

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Navajo Nation leaders are calling for a congressional investigation into the recent deaths of two Navajo tribal members at the Fort Hood Army Base in Texas.