Kirsten Engel

Schweikert, Congress, election
Jul 25, 2023

Open, targeted House seats drive fundraising as numerous hopefuls line up

Arizona is expected to be a battleground for presidential and Senate races in 2024, but it’s looking as if the state could also have some high-profile House races.

Nov 25, 2022

Election challenges mount

Kris Mayes is asking a judge to toss a bid by her Republican foe to void the results of the election which shows her winning the race for attorney general.

Nov 17, 2022

AZ GOP helps take control of U.S. House

Republicans took control of Arizona’s formerly Democrat-led congressional delegation this week, contributing to flipping the U.S. House of Representatives. 

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Nov 8, 2022

Ciscomani takes narrow lead over Engel in CD6

Democrat Kirsten Engel is taking a huge lead over Republican Juan Ciscomani in highly competitive Congressional District 6. 

Oct 6, 2022

CD6 foes make false allegations against each other

Candidates in a competitive new congressional district are lobbing false allegations at one another in ads over abortion and police support.  

Oct 6, 2021

Friese plans to resign LD9 House seat

After seven years in the House, Randy Friese is stepping down. 

Rep. Kirsten Engel (D-Tucson)
Sep 8, 2021

Sen. Engel resigns, runs for Congress

Democratic state Sen. Kirsten Engel resigned September 8 to focus on her congressional campaign in an open southern Arizona seat.

Aug 6, 2021

Several lawmakers weighing resignation

Competitive races are already filling the entire 2022 ballot with roughly a year to go before the primary election on August 2, and several state lawmakers are planning to resign from their $24,000 a year jobs to focus on full-time campaigning.

Jun 16, 2021

House, Senate panels pass wildfire relief amid debate on climate change

Legislative panels gave initial approval Wednesday to a $100 million plan for fighting fires and their effects, but not before the discussion strayed into the question of climate change and whether humans are responsible for the heat and drought conditions that result in huge blazes.

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Jun 4, 2021

4 state lawmakers seek move to Congress

At least four Arizona lawmakers – three of them Democrats vying for the same open Tucson-area congressional seat – are running for Congress next year.

May 24, 2021

Bill to restrict marijuana advertising dies in Senate

State lawmakers refused Monday to place restrictions on advertising marijuana that don't exist for liquor and, to a great extent, for tobacco products.

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Apr 27, 2021

Controversial abortion bill signed into law

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday signed the state’s most far-reaching anti-abortion measure in years, criminalizing providing abortions sought because of a genetic abnormality.