Prop 211, campaign spending, Goddard, Symington, Tedesco, Voters' Right to Know Act, campaign spending
Sep 19, 2023

Arizonans might get chance to ditch historic system of electing public officials

Arizonans may get the chance to scrap the historic system by which nominees for public office are chosen, a move that, if successful, could reshape the state Legislature and congressional delegation.

Independents, Democrats, Republicans, voters, vote, parties, Richer
Sep 1, 2023

Independents, with a lowercase i, are now Arizona’s biggest voter group

The largest political party in Arizona is no longer a party. The latest voter registration numbers from the Arizona Secretary of State’s office show that independent voters edged out Republicans in July to become the largest single group of voters in the state.

Lake, Hobbs, governor, Court of Appeals, election contest, general election, ballots, tabulation, Election Day, Republicans, Democrats, MAGA, secretary of state
Mar 23, 2023

Lake still believes she can meet burden of proving election results tainted

A spokesman for the failed Republican gubernatorial hopeful Kari Lake told Capitol Media Services Lake still believes, even with the restrictions the Arizona Supreme Court has imposed, she can meet her burden of proving the counting of election results was tainted and the outcome should be declared void.

Sinema, Gallego, Senate, independent, Democrats, Republicans, Congress, election, 2024
Dec 9, 2022

Republicans enjoy Sinema’s independence while Dems seethe 

Politicos say that the possibility of a three-way election serves Republicans better than Democrats in light of Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s switch to independent. 

Oct 16, 2020

When, who picks IRC members a political pickle

The next steps of choosing members of the Independent Redistricting Commission may get tricky in the coming weeks as the field of 24 Republican, Democratic and independent candidates is nearly set.

May 29, 2020

Few contested primaries for independents to influence

Independent voters don’t have many contested races in Maricopa County in which they can sway the outcome with Arizona primary elections roughly two months away.

Jul 8, 2019

To let independents into party primaries would spoil choice

There is a reason the Los Angeles Dodgers don’t get to pick the starting pitchers for the Arizona Diamondbacks when they play against them.

lawsuit, Pima County, apartment, fatal shooting
Nov 8, 2018

Political ads should be held to basic standards of truth

At the end of the day, these solar activists are free to decide how to promote their cause, but they are not entitled to slander Arizona’s public servants in a barrage of unfounded and malicious attacks. Regardless of political affiliation, I believe most people still believe in standing up to disingenuous out-of-state bullies, that they can appreciate what is really going on here and that they [...]

Sep 11, 2018

Poll: Schools chief race tied, many independents undecided

The General Election race for superintendent of public instruction is a dead heat, according to a poll released by OH Predictive Insights.

Jan 18, 2017

Arizona voter registration up nearly 58,000 since November

Voter registration in Arizona has increased by nearly 58,000 since the November general election even though the next full election cycle is nearly two years away.

Oct 11, 2016

Nearly 120,000 new Arizona voters in past 3 weeks

Nearly 120,000 new Arizona voters signed up to participate in the November general election in the past three weeks.

Aug 22, 2016

Republicans edge independents as largest Arizona voter bloc

Republicans now account for the largest bloc of Arizona's 3.4 million registered voters, outnumbering independents for the first time since January 2014.