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Arizona Democrat Katie Hobbs elected governor over Trump-backed Republican Kari Lake

Monday, November 14, 2022

It was an incredibly tight race between Hobbs, the current Secretary of State in Arizona, and Lake who spent 22 years at a local Fox affiliate and was backed by former President Donald Trump.


Arizona has not yet completed its vote counts for the Midterm races

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

The closely contested gubernatorial race and the contest for the U.S. Senate are still undecided.


In Arizona's governor race, two candidates who couldn't be more different

Saturday, October 29, 2022

The Arizona candidates for governor couldn't be more different. Democrat Katie Hobbs is the current secretary of state. Her challenger, Kari Lake, is a fervent election denier endorsed by Trump.


Monitors at Arizona ballot drop boxes draw complaints of voter intimidation

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Arizona's secretary of state has referred at least six potential voter intimidation complaints near ballot drop boxes to law enforcement.


Why the U.S. Senate race in Arizona is imperative for Democrats

Friday, October 07, 2022

Incumbent Democrat Mark Kelly is defending his U.S. Senate seat in Arizona in an expensive race that could determine the future of the Biden administration's agenda, and the Senate majority.


Election issues in this Arizona county provide fodder for both political parties

Monday, August 08, 2022

Last week's primary in Pinal County was marred by ballot issues, giving both Republicans and Democrats opportunity to push their respective narratives about election administration.


Kari Lake, news anchor turned election denier, is Arizona GOP nominee for governor

Thursday, August 04, 2022

Kari Lake, who has spent her campaign spreading election lies, was endorsed by Trump. Her rival, Karrin Taylor Robson, was backed by Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey and former Vice President Mike Pence.


Katie Hobbs wins Arizona Democratic primary for governor. GOP race too close to call

Wednesday, August 03, 2022

Katie Hobbs wins the Democratic primary for governor in Arizona, but the Republican race remains too close to call.


Many eyes are on Arizona's open seats in Tuesday's primary

Tuesday, August 02, 2022

In Arizona, three key statewide races have no incumbents, and former President Trump has played a big role in endorsing Republicans for those offices.


Swing state Arizona is getting a lot of attention on Primary Day

Tuesday, August 02, 2022

August is a busy month of statewide primaries. Five states hold primaries on Tuesday. In Arizona, there are key races for governor, Congress, attorney general and secretary of state.


Maricopa County leaders keep pushing back against election denialism in Arizona

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Despite a discredited election review and false claims about the 2020 election, this year's primary, coming up on Tuesday, isn't all that different in Arizona's biggest county.


Trump and Pence will campaign in Arizona for competing gubernatorial candidates

Friday, July 22, 2022

Former President Donald Trump and former Vice President Mike Pence appear Friday at dueling rallies in Arizona. The two former running mates are endorsing opposing candidates in a governor's race.


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.