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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. 

Nov 15, 2016

Housewarming: Biggs, O’Halleran join freshmen in Capitol orientation

Incoming Reps. Andy Biggs, R-Gilbert, and Tom O’Halleran, D-Sedona, said they’re excited to come to Washington and represent the people of Arizona – but first they have to learn how to do that, exactly.

Sep 16, 2016

Biggs prevails in recount, Jones concedes

After a recount and multiple lawsuits, Arizona Senate President Andy Biggs is officially the victor in the Republican primary for Arizona’s 5th Congressional District, building on his narrow lead to win by just 27 votes.

Sep 15, 2016

New Jones strategy to overcome CD5 deficit could delay military ballots

The recount and subsequent legal battles in Arizona’s 5th Congressional District have raised the possibility that Maricopa County may have to delay sending ballots to nearly 4,000 military and overseas voters.

Sep 13, 2016

Arizona judge orders recount in close GOP congressional race

A judge has ordered Arizona officials to conduct a recount of ballots in the razor-thin Republican primary in the state's 5th Congressional District.

Sep 12, 2016

Jones asks Brnovich, Reagan to probe ballot anomalies

As election officials prepare to begin a recount in the Republican primary for Arizona’s 5th Congressional District, Christine Jones is asking Attorney General Mark Brnovich and Secretary of State Michele Reagan to investigate “anomalies” in the balloting that the candidate said may have cost her the race.

Sep 12, 2016

County canvass OK helps set stage for Arizona race recount

Maricopa County officials have certified results from Arizona's Aug. 30 primary election, a step toward a recount of the still-undecided race for the Republican nomination in a Phoenix-area congressional district.

Sep 9, 2016

Judge orders 18 ballots added to CD5 mix

A judge sided with Christine Jones, ordering Maricopa County officials to add 18 more ballots to the count in Arizona’s 5th Congressional District, but it’s Andy Biggs who seems poised to benefit.

Sep 9, 2016

Statistical anomaly in late counting doomed Jones in tight congressional race, lifted Biggs

Christine Jones seemed poised to ride her slim but seemingly safe lead to victory in the 5th Congressional District until a statistical anomaly in a lone batch of ballots on the final day of vote counting saw last-place finisher Justin Olson surge while her support tanked, paving the way for a historic comeback by Andy Biggs.

Sep 8, 2016

Judge will rule Friday morning on whether to restore rejected CD5 ballots

Just hours before the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors certifies the results of the primary election, including Andy Biggs’ razor-thin, nine-vote win in Arizona’s 9th Congressional District, a judge will rule on whether to add a few dozen more votes to the mix.

Sep 7, 2016

Five days or three? That is the question.

The fate of Jones’ campaign may hinge on whether counties have been using the right deadline for voters who cast conditional provisional ballots to come back and provide proper identification to election officials.

Sep 6, 2016

You bet! It’s unbelievable!

The Biggs campaign declared Saturday morning that his stunning come-from-behind victory was the result of a grassroots effort leading up to Election Day to turn out supporters, and day-by-day ballot counts show that he did that.