Legislative District 28

Oct 18, 2021

Supervisors pick new LD28 lawmaker

Maricopa County supervisors voted unanimously Monday morning to appoint Liguori to the seat, which became vacant a month ago when Aaron Lieberman resigned to focus on his gubernatorial campaign.

Nov 13, 2020

Marsh declares victory in tight senate race

Christine Marsh declared victory in a north Phoenix state Senate race Friday, confirming that legislative Democrats will gain one net seat from an election where they spent millions to flip both chambers.

Oct 26, 2020

Partisan split hinges on Brophy McGee/Marsh race

Sen. Kate Brophy McGee, R-Phoenix, has spent most of her decade in public office dodging political projectiles.

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Oct 21, 2020

Democratic money dwarfs Republican spending

A handful of Democratic legislative candidates bolstered by out-of-state funders broke Arizona campaign finance records with just two weeks to go before the election. Democrats in swing districts pulled in six figures while their incumbent Republican opponents struggled to keep up, the third-quarter campaign finance reports filed late last week showed. Independent spending for Democrats […]

Sep 25, 2020

Decade of Dem gains sets stage for nail-biter legislative races

House and Senate seats have only flipped when fewer than 10 percentage points separate voter registration numbers for the two major parties. This year, that holds true in nine districts.

Sep 2, 2020

Rationalize your vote – go with someone who will get things done

In my opinion, and I think in the opinion of most rational voters, I like to see my vote being used effectively by effective politicians. We need our politicians to solve problems instead of arguing.

Nov 26, 2018

Aaron Lieberman: Aiming to represent all

He’s determined to represent all of his constituents, including Gov. Doug Ducey himself, who Lieberman described as a neighbor.

Nov 6, 2018

Syms ousted as Butler, Lieberman win LD28 House race

Democrats abandoned their single-shot strategy in the Legislative District 28 House race this year, and it paid off.

Jul 23, 2018

Political newcomer among leaders in campaign fundraising for legislature

Political newcomer Aaron Lieberman, a Democrat running for the House in Legislative District 28, far out raised the competition in just 30 days.

With law enforcement and seized weapons in the background, Gov. Doug Ducey on Wednesday details for invited media -- and campaign photographers -- the success of the Border Strike Force. (Capitol Media Services photo by Howard Fischer)
Jul 23, 2018

Behind the Ballot: Show me the money

It’s campaign season again - surprise - and that means there’s a slew of candidates hitting the pavement for campaign contributions.

Jul 17, 2018

Candidate spends $15K on signatures found to be fraudulent

Mark Syms, an independent candidate running for the Senate in Legislative District 28, spent more than $15,000 on paid signature gatherers who delivered signatures a judge later ruled were fraudulent.

Jun 21, 2018

Majority of LD28 candidate Mark Syms’ petition signatures deemed invalid

The Maricopa County Recorder’s Office invalidated close to 1,700 signatures that Mark Syms, the independent candidate running for the Senate in Legislative District 28.