Battle Ahead in Colorado on Water Conserved for Lake Powell Storage

With shortages looming, Colorado interests are struggling to finalize a drought contingency plan. The state is split between East and West over whether water saved to boost Lake Powell storage should be... Read more »

1864 elections went on during the Civil War – even though Lincoln thought it would be a disaster for himself and the Republican Party

Calvin Schermerhorn, Arizona State University The outlook was not promising in 1864 for President Abraham Lincoln’s reelection. Hundreds of thousands of Americans had been killed, wounded or displaced in a civil war... Read more »

ICE tactics to limit spread of COVID-19 in detention centers stir controversy

By Jude Joffe-Block and Valeria Fernández | April 16, 2020 A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer revealed in court documents April 13 that 98 immigrant detainees at the La Palma Correctional Center in... Read more »