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October 31, 2016

  • Collection of Political Advertising  |   Video
    • Artists Antoni Muntadas and Marshall Reese have been compiling a history of television presidential campaign spots for 32 years, tracking the evolution of political advertising from 1952 to the present. The artists will present their latest version of the collection at the Arizona State University Art Museum November 1, and will join Arizona Horizon host Ted Simons to discuss their work.

July 20, 2016

  • Tech Talent Report  |   Video
    • Phoenix has jumped nine spots to number 11 in the nation in a new report on tech talent. Kevin Calihan, senior vice president of advisory and transaction services for CBRE, the real estate research firm that put out the report, will tell us more.

May 23, 2016

  • Trade Secrets Law  |   Video
    • President Obama recently signed into law the Defend Trade Secrets Act, which allows companies to file civil lawsuits for trade secret violations under federal law. Before the law, companies could only file civil cases under various state laws, with the new federal law bringing uniformity to the system. Attorney Kim Warshawsky of Ballard Spahr will tell us more about the new law.

July 1, 2015

  • For-profit Universities  |   Video
    • A recently-released report from the U.S. Department of Education shows for-profit colleges account for 12 percent of college students but nearly half of all student loan defaults. Also, stock analysts are warning that the for-profit college sector is in a nosedive. However, there are many bright spots in the world of for- profit universities. Derrick M. Anderson:Assistant Professor, School of Public Affairs, Advisor to the President for Innovation, Office of the President, Arizona State University, will discuss the current state of for-profit universities.

April 29, 2014

  • VA Hospital  |   Video
    • More members of Arizona’s congressional delegation are calling for the resignation of top administrators at the Phoenix Veterans Hospital. The hospital allegedly had a secret list of extremely long wait times for veterans seeking medical care, some so long that patients died waiting for treatment. Dennis Wagner of the Arizona Republic, who has been tracking the story, will discuss the issue.

October 20, 2011

  • Lawsuit Challenges Arizona Labor Union Law  |   Video
    • Goldwater Institute attorney Clint Bolick and labor attorney Stan Lubin debate the merits of National Labor Relations Board v. State of Arizona. This lawsuit filed by the NLRB would invalidate a voter-approved amendment to Arizona’s constitution that guarantees use of a secret ballot when organizing a labor union.

October 5, 2011

  • Metro Phoenix: Underground  |   Video
    • Amy Silverman, managing editor of the Phoenix New Times, talks about some of the secret spots and underground places the publication unearthed for its 2011 "Best of Phoenix" edition.

August 11, 2010

  • Secret Ballots for Unionizing  |   Video
    • The pros and cons of a ballot measure, approved by state lawmakers in special session, that attempts to block proposed federal legislation regarding the formation of labor unions.

March 11, 2008

October 24, 2007

  • Phoenix New Times Investigation
    • An update on a judges decision to unseal secret grand-jury documents related to the Phoenix New Times Investigation by the Maricopa County Attorneys Office.

June 13, 2005