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On the Senate floor Wednesday, U.S. Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona denounced President Donald Trump’s actions following a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Tuesday and recent public criticism of the Canadian Prime Minister.  KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett reports…

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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…

Arizona Senator Jeff Flake talks immigration reform and Donald Trump.

Veterans face battles in civilian workforce

Aug 20, 2015
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Yuma-The unemployment rate among veterans is high compared to the general public.

Despite the training and job skills acquired in the military, some former service members have a hard time finding work as civilians.

27-year old Jose Reyes, a former Marine stationed at Marine Corps Air Station in Yuma worked in administration as a bookkeeper and customer service representative working with military personnel.

Upon completing his service, Reyes found himself unemployed for about a year. The skills he acquired weren’t enough.

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After President Barack Obama gave his State of the Union Address to the Congress and the nation in Washington, D.C., KAWC's Kim Johnson spoke to new Arizona Republican Senator Jeff Flake, who gave his response to some of the major points made in the speech.

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