Legislative District 26

LD26, candidates, Maricopa County, House, Senate, Crews
Jun 5, 2023

Crews appointed to fill LD26 House vacancy 

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors filled the vacancy in the state House of Representatives after appointing Quantá Crews to represent Legislative District 26. 

LD26, candidates, Maricopa County, House, Senate, Crews
May 24, 2023

Maricopa County officials hope to fill vacant House seat before Legislature reconvenes

When lawmakers return to the Arizona Legislature on June 12, Maricopa County officials hope they will do so with a full House and Senate – which the Legislature hasn’t seen since mid-April.  

precinct committeemen, boards of supervisors, Bravo, Senate, House
May 8, 2023

Bravo to move to Senate to replace Terán

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to select former Rep. Flavio Bravo, D-Phoenix, to replace former Sen. Raquel Terán in the state Senate, meaning the district will now have to select a replacement for Bravo in the House of Representatives. 

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Apr 17, 2023

LD26 nominates 3 to fill vacant Senate seat

Precinct committeemen in Legislative District 26 selected Reps. Cesar Aguilar, D-Phoenix, Flavio Bravo, D-Phoenix, and political newcomer Quant’a Crews as candidates to replace former lawmaker Raquel Terán in the state Senate.

Aug 19, 2016

Trio draws ire saying they’re the only Dems supporting education, women

A team of Democratic candidates competing in Tempe’s Legislative District 26 is making waves in Democratic circles for two mailers they sent out claiming they are the “only candidates” who support education and women’s rights.

May 23, 2016

Lawmaker and girlfriend leave Plumlee to fend for herself in Tempe

There’s a bitter primary brewing in Tempe’s Legislative District 26, but not the one politicos were expecting.

Dec 9, 2015

Supervisors appoint Plumlee to Legislative District 26

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors this morning chose Democrat Celeste Plumlee as the newest representative from Legislative District 26.

Oct 13, 2015

LD26 Dems nominate Mendez, Sherwood, party chair to fill Senate seat

Democrats in Tempe and west Mesa nominated two state representatives and a local party leader as candidates to fill a vacant Senate seat.

Sep 24, 2012

GOP Sen. Lewis competes against Rep. Ableser in Democrat-friendly Tempe

After several tries, Sen. Jerry Lewis, R-Mesa, finally found a resident who was willing to step outside his door and talk about politics one Saturday morning in September. Armed with a voter list and a pocket full of flyers, Lewis, who is running for the state Senate against Democratic Rep. Ed Ableser of Tempe, had been knocking on several doors in a working class neighborhood in Tempe.