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Arizona Republicans enact a controversial new proof-of-citizenship voting law

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Critics warn that the measure will jeopardize the voter registrations of thousands of the state's residents.


Sinema's filibuster stance only adds to the frustrations of Arizona progressives

Friday, January 21, 2022

Many Arizona Democrats were already talking about primary challenges to Kyrsten Sinema, even before she reiterated her opposition to changing Senate rules, helping to doom voting rights legislation.


Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is facing more and more pushback

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Democratic Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema has been facing pushback at home. It all escalated with national groups threatening not to support her over her voting rights and filibuster stances.


What Arizona Democrats think of Sen. Kyrsten Sinema's position on the spending plan

Friday, October 22, 2021

Arizona Democrats are pressing Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., over her handling of negotiations on the party's big spending package in Congress.


Just Before Taking Effect, Arizona's School Mask Mandate Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

Monday, September 27, 2021

The ban on mask mandates was to take effect Wednesday. Before that could happen, an Arizona judge ruled that it and other laws were unconstitutional specifically because of how lawmakers passed them.


Critics Blast Arizona's School Voucher Offer As A Way To Avoid Mask Mandates

Monday, September 27, 2021

Arizona's governor is promising families who want to opt out of school mask or vaccine mandates vouchers to cover private school tuition. That money is coming from federal COVID-19 relief funds.


Arizona Recount Of 2020 Election Ballots Found No Proof Of Corruption

Saturday, September 25, 2021

A GOP-backed review of the 2020 presidential election in Arizona's largest county found no proof of former President Trump's lies about a stolen election.


Republican-Led Election Review In Arizona Determines Biden Did Indeed Win

Friday, September 24, 2021

A widely discredited Republican-led review of the 2020 election in Arizona's biggest county has determined that Joe Biden indeed got more votes there than Donald Trump.


The Controversial Election Review In Arizona Confirms Biden's Win

Friday, September 24, 2021

A widely discredited GOP-led review of the 2020 election in Arizona's largest county has affirmed the accuracy of the official tally. But the report still raises concerns about the election system.


The Unexpected Reason Arizona's Mask Mandate Ban May Be Unconstitutional

Monday, September 13, 2021

Leaf through the most recent Arizona budget, and you'll find everything from a mask mandate ban to voting restrictions. A new lawsuit says those aren't budget items; they are political horse-trading.


Schools Are The New Pandemic Battleground In A Controversial Arizona Budget

Sunday, September 12, 2021

Leaf through the most recent Arizona budget and you'll find everything from a mask mandate ban to voting restrictions. A new lawsuit say those aren't budget items, they are political horse trading.


The GOP-Led Arizona Election Review Appears Close To Finishing. Here's What To Expect

Monday, August 09, 2021

A widely criticized Republican-led review of the 2020 general election in Arizona's largest county appears to be nearing the end. Here's a look at what happens next.


Arizona Republicans Strip Some Election Power From Democratic Secretary Of State

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Arizona Republicans have stripped the secretary of state's office — currently held by a Democrat — of the right to defend the state's election laws in court, or choose not to.


The Controversial Arizona Election Review Is Drawing Republicans From Across The U.S.

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Republicans from a growing number of states are traveling to Maricopa County to witness the review, a sign that similar probes may be sought elsewhere across the country.


As Controversial Maricopa County Audit Continues, Calls For Election Reviews Grow

Saturday, May 29, 2021

As the election review in Arizona's Maricopa County draws wide criticism, Republicans elsewhere are looking at reviewing the 2020 count again.


2020's General Election Is Over, But Counting Continues In Arizona

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

A controversial review of the 2020 election is underway in Maricopa County. The audit has drawn the attention of former President Donald Trump and the Department of Justice.


Georgia And Arizona Senators Show Progressive-Centrist Split In Democratic Party

Monday, May 17, 2021

They represent two closely contested Sun Belt states. But Georgia's Democratic senators are taking more progressive positions, while Arizona's are opting for a more centrist approach.


Arizona GOP Passes Law Keeping Some Voters From Being Mailed Ballots Automatically

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Arizona is now the latest Republican-run state to enact new restrictions on voting. The measure comes as the GOP-led state Senate conducts a controversial election review in Arizona's largest county.


Arizona Republicans Enact Sweeping Changes To State's Early Voting List

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Voters on the state's Permanent Early Voting List — or PEVL — are automatically sent a ballot for every election in which they're eligible to vote. The new law takes the "permanent" out of the PEVL.


In Response To Justice Dept., Arizona Senate Says Plan To Canvass Voters Is On Hold

Friday, May 07, 2021

The U.S. Justice Department had said that plans for door-to-door canvassing, as part of the controversial GOP-led election review, may violate federal laws aimed at preventing voter intimidation.