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Alvarez, Burns win in District 25 (access required)

Arizona Capitol Times is reporting that Manny Alvarez and Jennifer Burns have been reelected to the House of Representatives. With about 93 percent of the vote counted, Mr. Alvarez, a Democrat, has received 26.9 percent of the vote. Incumbent Republican ...

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Mitchell beats Hayworth for Congressional seat (access required)

Democratic challenger Harry Mitchell has a sizeable lead over incumbent J.D. Hayworth, but the Republican is not conceding defeat just yet. Brian Hummell, a spokesman for Mr. Hayworth, said there still could be thousands of uncounted provisional ballots and the ...

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Giffords leads in Congressional District 8 race (access required)

Early reports indicate Democratic former state representative and senator Gabrielle Giffords is leading Republican challenger Randy Graf in the race for the Congressional District 8 House seat. With 45.1 percent of precincts reporting Ms. Giffords has received 55.7 percent of ...

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Eminent Domain passes (access required)

An initiative to stop government from using powers of eminent domain to assist economic development and require private property owners receive compensation for government land-use actions that negatively affect their property values is showing strong voter support. With 92 percent ...

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Humane Farms leading (access required)

With 83.6 percent of precincts reporting, the Humane Farms initiative is commanding a strong lead with 61.3 percent of voters supporting the measure, compared to 38.7 percent in opposition. Supporters of the initiative are seeking an end to what they ...

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Marriage definition defeated (access required)

By a thin margin Prop 107, which would amend the state Constitution to define marriage between a man and a woman, has been defeated. With 95.4 percent of state precincts reporting, opponents of Prop 107 have a 51.5 to 48.5 ...

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Voters OK 4 immigration measures (access required)

Arizona voters have approved four ballot measures affecting illegal immigration by about a 3-to-1 advantage. The four Legislature-referred ballot propositions related to illegal immigration are said by supporters to be necessary protections for Arizona’s taxpayers. But opponents have characterized them ...

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Minimum wage raise headed for victory (access required)

Rep. Steve Gallardo rallies for Pro. 202 in Phoenix on election night. Photo by Bill Coates. For more election night photos, click on Capitol Crowd at left. With 20.4 percent of precincts reporting, 67.9 percent of voters have voted in ...

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