Doug Quelland

Nov 8, 2012

Quelland pays fine owed to state

As his failed campaign for the Senate ended Tuesday, former legislator Doug Quelland settled the fine he owed to the state, paying the Attorney General’s office $34,400.

Nov 6, 2012

Doug Quelland no match for Kimberly Yee

In the end, Doug Quelland didn’t spoil Rep. Kimberly Yee’s party.

Oct 1, 2012

Republican Senate candidates hold financial advantage

Republican legislative candidates in hotly-contested races have on the whole stockpiled a bigger war chest than Democrats as November approaches, finance reports filed with the Secretary of State show.

Former Rep. Doug Quelland misses deadline for paying state fines
Sep 26, 2012

Quelland misses deadline for paying state fines, proposes to pay $20k

Former legislator Doug Quelland has failed to pay the thousands of dollars that he owes the state for violating campaign finance laws.

Jul 3, 2012

Arizona Legislative campaign finance round-up

Mesa businessman Bob Worsley has far outraised his primary opponent, former Senate President Russell Pearce, taking in about $67,000 in contributions during the first five months of the year. Pearce, meanwhile, collected a mere $2,800 during the same period, according to the latest campaign finance reports. The deadline to file the reports was July 2, and they reflect campaign finances throu[...]

Jul 2, 2012

Republican Party to go after Quelland?

The law aimed at preventing Quelland from running for the Senate this year received Dept of Justice preclearance yesterday (June 28), setting the stage for a lawsuit to force him from the ballot.

Jun 14, 2012

Former lawmaker Quelland being investigated again

A former Arizona lawmaker who was forced to resign from office two years ago over campaign finance violations is being investigated in his bid for a state Senate seat.

May 7, 2012

AG to ask feds for expedited review of bill that would impact Quelland

The author of a measure that seeks to prohibit people from running for office if they have outstanding elections-related fines will be asking the U.S. Department of Justice for an expedited review of the bill.

The measure, if enacted before the deadline to file candidate paperwork in this year’s elections, would impact former Rep. Doug Quelland, who has refused to pay a $31,000 Clean [...]

Feb 28, 2012

Former Rep. Quelland says bill may be trying to influence election

Senators Feb. 27 unanimously advanced legislation to prevent candidates from running for office if they owe at least $1,000 in fines. As approved, the measure prohibits election officers from accepting the nomination of a person who is facing unpaid fines, penalties, late fees or any administrative or civil judgments.

Feb 14, 2012

Bill targets Quelland campaign – at least symbolically

A bill that would prevent candidates from filing to run for office if they owe excessive fines and fees for campaign law violations sailed through a Senate committee, but can’t go into effect in time to stop the one person who fits the description.

Jan 7, 2011

Political Hot Box

Portions of interviews with this week's newsmakers. This week with Doug Quelland, Rodney Glassman., Rep. Andy Tobin, Sen. David Shapira, and Gov. Jan Brewer.

Dec 30, 2010

Defiant Quelland fails to pay fine

The saga surrounding the removal of former House member Doug Quelland from the Legislature isn't over quite yet.