The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a conservation package called the Protecting America's Wilderness and Public Lands Act that includes a permanent ban on new uranium mining claims near Grand Canyon National Park.
As one of his last official acts as president, Donald Trump issued a wave of pardons that included former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi. The Republican served three years in federal prison on nearly 20 charges. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.
Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar is formally asking the U.S. Navy to consider naming one of its new warships the "U.S.S. Granite Mountain" in honor of the 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots killed during the 2013 Yarnell Hill Fire.
Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar is receiving criticism after tweeting a doctored picture of former President Barack Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in which he seemed not to realize the foreign leader remains in power.