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Jul 8, 2021

Sinema, like McCain, reaches for bipartisanship

More than for her shock of purple hair or unpredictable votes, Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is perhaps best known for doing the unthinkable in Washington: She spends time on the Republican side of the aisle.

U.S. Reps. Kyrsten Sinema and Martha McSally
Nov 7, 2018

Arizona Senate race goes to overtime with glacial vote count

Arizona's knock-down, all-out Senate race is heading into overtime, as a neck-and-neck contest between two congresswomen collides with Arizona's sometimes glacial vote-counting procedures.

Nov 2, 2018

Green candidate drops out of U.S. Senate race, throws support to Sinema

A last-minute decision by the Green Party candidate to drop out of the race for U.S. Senate could provide Democrat Kyrsten Sinema a needed bump.

Sep 11, 2018

Libertarian candidates on sidelines in general election

For the first time in more than two decades, Arizonans won't have the option to vote for a Libertarian Party candidate for governor.

Aug 28, 2018

Cajero Bedford long run in Legislature over

Early voting poll results show that two political newcomers could oust longtime lawmaker Sen. Olivia Cajero Bedford from the state Legislature.

Aug 28, 2018

Former lawmaker John Fillmore on his way back to Capitol

Former Rep. John Fillmore, a one-term lawmaker from Apache Junction who served from 2011-12, could be returning to the state Capitol.

Sep 26, 2016

Court upholds state’s rules for political parties to get on the ballot

A federal appeals court Friday upheld the state’s process for recognizing political parties, rejecting claims by the Arizona Green Party that the petition deadline for new parties posed an unconstitutional burden.

Jul 13, 2016

Green Party makes it onto Arizona ballot

Arizonans who are concerned about Clinton, terrified of Trump and are jittery about Johnson are going to have another choice.

Jun 8, 2016

Green Party places Arizona ballot hopes on 1996 ruling

The co-chair of the Arizona Green Party is relying on a 20-year-old court ruling in a bid to give his party’s presidential nominee a chance at getting some votes here.

Jun 7, 2016

Green Party fails to meet deadline for naming presidential electors

Arizonans who don’t like the other choices for president this year won’t get a chance to vote instead for the Green Party nominee.

Apr 4, 2016

Cara Nicole Trujillo: ‘Arizona Powergirl’ runs for the Legislature

Cara Nicole Trujillo might be a new face on the Arizona political scene, but in the comic book world, she’s a legend. With more than 37,000 fans on Facebook, the “Arizona Powergirl” cosplayer (a contraction of costume player who wears costumes and fashion accessories to represent a specific character) just declared her candidacy to run for Tempe’s Legislative District 26 seat.

May 20, 2014

Federal judge rejects Green Party’s bid to qualify for 2014 ballot

A federal judge has rebuffed a last minute – and untimely – bid by the Arizona Green Party to get itself and its candidates on this year’s ballot.