May 22, 2012

Ken Bennett reverses view on endorsements

An Arizona state official says he can oversee a fair election despite playing a role in Mitt Romney's presidential campaign.

May 18, 2012

Ken Bennett brings ‘birther’ debate to Arizona, says Obama may not be on ballot

Though the state doesn’t have a law requiring presidential candidates prove their citizenship, Arizona’s top elections official says he may not put President Barack Obama’s name on the Arizona ballot if Hawaii officials don’t confirm that the president was born in that state.

May 14, 2012

Ken Bennett collecting signatures for potential Arizona gubernatorial run

Secretary of State Ken Bennett, who helped pioneer the state’s online signature-gathering system for political candidates, has started using the system for his potential gubernatorial race two years away.

Oct 27, 2011

Bennett warns groups to disclose election spending

Secretary of State Ken Bennett today warned groups that are spending money to influence the Phoenix mayoral race and the Senate recall election they can’t hide behind a U.S. Supreme Court ruling giving corporations and labor unions the same speech rights as individuals.