tucson http://knau.org en Democrats Hold Seat in S. AZ Special Election http://knau.org/post/democrats-hold-seat-s-az-special-election <p><span style="font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">Democrat Ron Barber won the special election&nbsp;Tuesday. He&rsquo;ll serve out former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords&rsquo; remaining six month term after she was forced to retire following last year&#39;s assassination attempt.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 17:06:10 +0000 Michel Marizco 15384 at http://knau.org Democrats Hold Seat in S. AZ Special Election Tucson Unified School District Ends Mexican American Studies Program http://knau.org/post/tucson-unified-school-district-ends-mexican-american-studies-program <p class="p1" style="margin: 1em 0in;"><font size="3"><font face="Times New Roman"><span style="font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">The Tucson Unified School District voted four-to-one to end its Mexican American Studies Program late Tuesday night. The school district risked losing $15 million if it continued teaching ethnic studies as they were being taught. Wed, 11 Jan 2012 16:53:17 +0000 Michel Marizco 7379 at http://knau.org