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January 26, 2006

Host: Michael Grant

Corrections Director Schriro

  • Retention of corrections officers is a problem for the Arizona Department of Corrections because of low pay. Corrections Director Dora Schriro will talk about what lawmakers and the Governor are proposing to solve the problem.

Legislature 2006: English Learner Funding

  • A battle has been raging all week between the Governor and the Legislature over funding for English leaner programs in Arizona. The Governor has already vetoed two bills passed by lawmakers. Representatives Linda Lopez and Tom Boone will talk about the issue as we wrap up our series "Legislature 2006" on the top issues before the legislature.