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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.


Justice Department: Arizona Senate Audit, Recount May Violate Federal Law

Thursday, May 06, 2021

Election materials are no longer in the custody of election officials — a possible violation of law, the DOJ says. And plans for canvassing may violate laws aimed at preventing voter intimidation.


Unprecedented Challenge To Biden's Presidential Win Is Underway In Arizona

Sunday, April 25, 2021

An unusual challenge to Arizona's presidential vote is focusing on more than 2 million ballots in Maricopa County, which includes Phoenix.


GOP Arizona State Senator Rejects Controversial Voting Bill Pending Election Audit

Thursday, April 22, 2021

A Republican Arizona state senator broke ranks and voted against a GOP-backed measure that could remove tens of thousands of voters from the state's early ballot mailing list.


Private Donations Helped Pay For 2020 Elections. Arizona Republicans Say No More

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, donated more than $400 million to nonprofits that in turn distributed grants last year to state and local election officials.


Arizona GOP Lawmakers Aim To Stop Private Funds For Elections

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Republicans in Arizona aim to block non-profits like the Zuckerberg-backed Center for Tech and Civic Life and the Schwarzenegger Institute from giving out money to help elections run smoothly.


Legislators In Some States Seek To Roll Back Governor's Powers Amid Pandemic

Sunday, February 07, 2021

Eleven months into the pandemic, lawmakers in more than half of states have filed bills to limit the executive powers of governors saying they are after a greater balance of power.