KJZZ's The Show: Friday Newscap

KJZZ 91.5FM Phoenix

The Show's Friday Newscap is a weekly review of the biggest stories with experts, reporters and commentators to put the news in perspective.

All Episodes

Jaime Molera of Molera Alvarez and attorney Tom Ryan joined The Show to talk about the censure of Congressman Paul Gosar, the gubernatorial race in Arizona and more.

Nov 19

26 min 14 sec

Communications consultant Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed and Paul Bentz of HighGround joined The Show to talk about Mark Brnovich’s efforts to fight the Biden Administration’s vaccine mandate, Congressman Paul Gosar once again sparking concerns on social media and more.

Nov 12

28 min 20 sec

Former legislative leader Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 and and former state House Speaker Kirk Adams of Consilium Consulting joined The Show to talk about the Arizona Supreme Court’s ruling on the budget reconciliation process, state Senate President Karen Fann and more. 

Nov 5

26 min 22 sec

Attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera and consultant John MacDonald of Policy AZ joined The Show to talk about the latest with Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, redistricting, Grant Woods and more.

Oct 29

26 min 2 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Emily Ryan of Copperstate Consulting and Democratic strategist Tony Cani joined The Show to talk about Arizona's COVID-related fights with cities and the federal government, the latest on backlash against Sen. Kyrsten Sinema and more.

Oct 22

25 min 21 sec

Paul Bentz of HighGround and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about some new candidates for higher office in Arizona, the state’s continued teacher shortage and and more.

Oct 15

20 min 40 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Jaime Molera of Molera-Alvarez and political analyst Chris Herstam joined The Show to talk about the so-called audit of Maricopa County ballots getting a congressional hearing, the Treasury Department faces off with Gov. Ducey’s mask mandate-related decisions and more.

Oct 8

27 min 39 sec

Marcus Dell’Artino of First Strategic and David Lujan of Children’s Action Alliance joined The Show to talk about some new state laws being blocked, one potentially heading to the ballot and much more.

Oct 1

27 min 54 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed and former congressional candidate Christine Jones joined The Show to talk about the draft report of the so-called Arizona audit, the resignation of a member of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors and more.

Sep 24

26 min 20 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Lorna Romero of Elevate Strategies and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about Attorney General Mark Brnovich suing the Biden administration, former President Trump endorsing an Arizona secretary of state candidate and more.

Sep 17

27 min 14 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Emily Ryan of Copper State Consulting and attorney Tom Ryan joined The Show to talk about vaccination requirements, legislative resignations and more.

Sep 10

27 min 24 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Jaime Molera of Molera Alvarez and attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera joined The Show to talk about the so-called ballot audit, vaccinations and masking — and more.

Sep 3

27 min 39 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Paul Bentz of HighGround and political analyst Chris Herstam joined The Show to talk about Attorney General Mark Brnovich and the so-called ballot audit, new leadership at the Arizona Department of Health Services and more.

Aug 27

29 min 10 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed and Chip Scutari of Scutari and Cieslak joined The Show to talk about school mask mandates, the Maricopa County audit and more.

Aug 20

20 min 58 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week.With us to talk about Gov. Ducey and schools facing off on mask mandates, Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s victory lap on a bipartisan infrastructure package and more are Marcus Dell’Artino of First Strategic and David Lujan of Children’s Action Alliance.

Aug 13

31 min 15 sec

Former congressional candidate Christine Jones and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about Gov. Ducey and schools facing off on mask mandates, the latest with Arizona Senate Republicans’ ballot audit, and more.

Aug 6

25 min 5 sec

Attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera; and Paul Bentz of HighGround joined The Show to talk about the Director of the Arizona Department of Health Services moving on, the latest with state Senate Republicans' election audit and more.

Jul 30

28 min 25 sec

Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed and Chuck Coughlin, president and CEO of HighGround, joined The Show.

Jul 23

26 min 19 sec

Lorna Romero, owner of Elevate Strategies; and political analyst Chris Herstam joined The Show to talk the state Senate briefing on the election audit, Jeff Flake's appointment as U.S. ambassador to Turkey and more. And for more on audit and the Senate hearing, The Show also checked in with KJZZ's Ben Giles.

Jul 16

32 min 15 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Emily Ryan of Copper State Consulting and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about the latest audit-related items — including audio released to the Arizona Republic revealing specific pressure from President Trump and some of his supporters — and more.

Jul 9

28 min 55 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Former Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard and Jaime Molera of Molera-Alvarez joined The Show to talk about the just-completed legislative session, the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on a pair of Arizona voting laws and more.

Jul 2

28 min 27 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed and Matthew Benson of Veridus joined The Show to talk about new candidates in Arizona's attorney general and secretary of state races, the budget process and the legislative session, and more.

Jun 25

27 min 55 sec

Attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera; and Paul Bentz of HighGround joined The Show to talk about the latest entrants in the races to become Arizona's next Governor and Secretary of State, Attorney General Mark Brnovich picking a fight with the Department of Justice and more.

Jun 18

29 min 19 sec

Barrett Marson of Marson Media and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about the budget stalemate at the state Capitol, a pair of new entrants into the GOP race for U.S. Senate and more.

Jun 11

28 min 51 sec

Former Corporation Commission Chair Kris Mayes; and Stan Barnes of Copper State Consulting joined The Show to talk about out of town lawmakers visiting the audit of Maricopa County ballots, the growing number of gubernatorial candidates and more.

Jun 4

30 min 13 sec

Jaime Molera of Molera-Alvarez and political analyst Chris Herstam joined The Show to talk about the legislative budget fight and the flat tax, and Secretary of State Katie Hobbs vs. Republican lawmakers and more.

May 28

28 min 25 sec

Former congressional candidate Christine Jones; and David Lujan of Children’s Action Alliance joined The Show to talk about the latest disagreement between Maricopa County and Republicans in the State Senate over the election audit, new candidates for Governor, and more.

May 21

28 min 12 sec

Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed and Chuck Coughlin, President and CEO of HighGround joined The Show to talk about the latest with the so-called ballot audit, Arizona’s Permanent Early Voting List becoming the Active Early Voting List and more.

May 14

29 min 7 sec

Emily Ryan of Copper State Consulting; and attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera joined The Show to talk about the latest with the controversial ballot audit, attempts to restrict how teachers can approach certain subjects and more.

May 7

26 min 55 sec

Lorna Romero of Elevate Strategies and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about President Biden’s address to Congress, Arizona coming up short in the Census and more.

Apr 30

27 min 9 sec

Former Corporation Commission Chair Kris Mayes and Marcus Dell’Artino of First Strategic joined The Show to talk about Governor Ducey’s latest moves — from sending National Guard troops to the border and lifting school mask requirements — plus the latest with the State Senate’s ballot audit and more.

Apr 23

35 min 39 sec

Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed and Matthew Benson of Veridus joined The Show to talk about gambling in Arizona, the latest on the State Senate’s ballot audit and more.

Apr 16

27 min 15 sec

Former Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard; and Paul Bentz of HighGround joined The Show to talk about voting-related legislation, more confusion with the auditing of Maricopa County ballots and more.

Apr 9

32 min 50 sec

Former congressional candidate Christine Jones and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about moves to change voting laws, the State Senate choosing its ballot auditors and more.

Apr 2

28 min 54 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week.Attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera and former Superintendent of Public Instruction Jaime Molera of Molera Alvarez joined The Show to talk about Gov. Ducey’s latest actions on the pandemic, his comments about border policy and more.

Mar 26

28 min 41 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week.Barrett Marson of Marson Media and John Fetherston of Veridus joined The Show to talk about the first gubernatorial candidate throwing his hat in the ring, debates over private funding for elections and more.

Mar 19

29 min 53 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week.Chuck Coughlin of HighGround and Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed joined The Show to talk about Gov. Doug Ducey calling for schools to reopen to in-class learning, Arizona voting laws before the U.S. Supreme Court and more.

Mar 12

32 min 6 sec

Former Corporation Commission Chair Kris Mayes, and Paul Bentz of HighGround joined The Show to talk about Governor Ducey calling for schools to reopen to in-class learning, Arizona voting laws before the Supreme Court and more.

Mar 5

29 min 18 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Emily Ryan of Copper State Consulting and attorney Tom Ryan joined The Show to talk about the latest from the state Capitol, Superintendent Kathy Hoffman's statements about reopening schools and more.

Feb 26

25 min 4 sec

KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Marcus Dell’Artino of First Strategic and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about whether the Arizona Legislature is actually like high school as lawmakers fight over early voting lists, voucher expansion and more.

Feb 19

30 min 40 sec

Attorney and former congressional candidate Christine Jones; and attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera joined The Show to talk about Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial, the continuing disagreement between State Senate Republicans and the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors and more.

Feb 12

28 min 42 sec

Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed; and Barrett Marson of Marson Media joined The Show to talk about Superintendent Hoffman’s State of Education address and the State Senate possibly having members of the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors arrested.

Feb 5

28 min 57 sec

Chuck Coughlin of HighGround and Karl Gentles of the Gentles Agency joined The Show to talk about the chosen chairs of the state’s political parties, a call for a recount in one of those races and more.

Jan 29

26 min 26 sec

Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 and Jon Gabriel, Editor-in-Chief of Ricochet.com joined The Show to talk about the inauguration of a new President, Governor Ducey’s visit to Washington and more.

Jan 22

30 min 23 sec

Lorna Romero of Elevate Strategies and attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera joined The Show to talk about President Trump's second impeachment, Gov. Ducey's State of the State address and more.

Jan 15

28 min 15 sec

Former Arizona Corporation Commission Chair Kris Mayes and Matt Benson, partner at Veridus, joined The Show to talk about the attacks on the Capitol complex, the role of Arizona’s congressional delegation, and the latest with the pandemic.

Jan 8

28 min 32 sec

Attorney and former congressional staffer Roy Herrera; and Paul Bentz of HighGround joined The Show to talk about lawmakers challenging the Governor’s emergency powers, Maricopa County supervisors being subpoenaed for ballots and more.

Dec 2020

32 min 16 sec

Stan Barnes of Copper State Consulting; and Chad Campbell of Strategies 360 joined The Show to talk about ballot lawsuits, the battle among some Republican officials in Arizona and more.

Dec 2020

28 min 26 sec

Marcus Dell’Artino of First Strategic; and former Attorney General Terry Goddard joined The Show to talk about the ballot counting challenge in Arizona, what could be done to fight the COVID spike and more.

Dec 2020

27 min 11 sec

Julie Erfle of Erfle Uncuffed; and Barrett Marson of Marson Media joined The Show to talk about the ballot counting battles, Senator Martha McSally’s final floor speech and more.

Nov 2020

30 min 3 sec