Tag Archives: Secretary of State’s Office

Penalty flag thrown on Free Enterprise Club spending

Bennett’s office late Friday sent a notice to the AG’s office declaring that it had found reasonable cause to believe that the Arizona Free Enterprise Club is conducting itself as a political committee and has failed to register as such, and in doing so is violating a host of campaign finance laws.

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Reagan files exploratory committee for secretary of state’s race (access required)

Sen. Michele Reagan makes official her exploratory committee to run fro the Secretary of State's Office on Aug. 27. (Photo by Luige del Puerto/Arizona Capitol Times)

Sen. Michele Reagan filled in the blank on her months-old exploratory committee with an announcement that she’s eying a long-expected run for secretary of state.

Reagan, R-Scottsdale, formed an exploratory committee in December but did not indicate which office she was seeking in order to avoid running afoul of Arizona’s resign-to-run law. But Reagan, who has been well-known for her work on election issues during her time in the Legislature, openly acknowledged that she was considering a campaign to be the state’s top election official.

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