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Andy Biggs

Aug 10, 2023

Finchem, Kern, Gosar must pay former minority leader’s legal fees

The state Court of Appeals rebuffed three current and former Republican lawmakers in their bid to avoid paying the legal fees of a Democrat who a trial judge said was unfairly sued by them.

Nov 17, 2022

AZ GOP helps take control of U.S. House

Republicans took control of Arizona’s formerly Democrat-led congressional delegation this week, contributing to flipping the U.S. House of Representatives. 

Biggs, Gosar, Trump, Congress, committees
Nov 9, 2022

Biggs takes big lead in CD5

Trump-endorsed Republican incumbent Andy Biggs is pulling ahead of his Democrat and independent competitors in the Congressional District 5 race. 

May 9, 2022

Supreme Court tosses effort to disqualify GOP candidates

The Arizona Supreme Court said three people allegedly involved in the Jan. 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol can be on the 2022 ballot.

Apr 22, 2022

Judge allows Finchem, Gosar, Biggs to stay on ballot

A judge will not bar three officials who allegedly were involved in some way in the Jan. 6, 2021 riot from running again for office. In a 19-page ruling released Friday, Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Christopher Coury said private individuals have no legal right to enforce a provision of the U.S. Constitution that bars […]

Apr 8, 2022

Primaries set, some legislative incumbents face off

While some state Senate candidates can relax – nine are unopposed both in the August primary and the general, and a few others are facing only token opposition in districts that are safe for their parties – other would-be legislators have tough races ahead of them. 

Trump, insurrection, Jan. 6, Ward, GOP, elections, Dominion, U.S. Capitol, subpoena, phone records, mob
Jan 6, 2022

Hold those responsible for Jan. 6 accountable

America needs answers, and we need to hold those responsible fully accountable if we’re going to prevent another January 6. We’re counting on U.S. Sen. Mark Kelly, U.S. Rep. Ruben Gallego, and the commission tasked with investigating the insurrection.

Oct 7, 2021

Cyber Ninjas skewered in Congress

Republican Maricopa County Supervisors Jack Sellers and Bill Gates testified to Congress October 7 that the county’s 2020 general election was secure and that the months-long review spearheaded by Arizona Senate Republicans undermined democracy. 

Jun 11, 2021

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich enters US Senate race

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Thursday he's running for U.S. Senate, becoming the third major candidate seeking the Republican nomination to take on Democrat Mark Kelly.

Jun 8, 2021

Retired Gen. McGuire jumps into Arizona Senate race

Retired Maj. Gen. Michael "Mick" McGuire, who led the Arizona National Guard through the state's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, formally began his campaign for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, becoming the second major Republican looking to unseat Democrat Mark Kelly.

Apr 30, 2021

Reporter forced from Senate audit for photographing ex-lawmaker, indiscernible ballot

An Arizona Republic reporter had his press access for the state Senate audit revoked Friday after he tweeted a photo of former Republican lawmaker and Jan. 6 protester Anthony Kern reviewing Maricopa County 2020 ballots at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

Apr 26, 2021

Census says no more seats in Congress for Arizona

Arizona is not going to get more representation in Washington.