Shawnna Bolick

Aug 28, 2020

Toma, Kavanagh, Kern gunning for House majority leader

A trio of Republicans are jostling to lead the GOP House majority next year – should a GOP House majority still exist, that is.

Jul 17, 2020

Ugenti-Rita defends seat against spectrum of detractors

Bright yellow signs blasting Sen. Michelle Ugenti-Rita as “ethically compromised” litter roads in Scottsdale, where the 10-year incumbent seeks to fend off a primary challenge from a well-funded opponent. It’s the most intense primary yet for Ugenti-Rita, one of the Senate’s most conservative Republicans, who swept into office in 2010 as a first-time candidate riding […]

May 11, 2020

Rep. Bolick to stay on ballot

The Arizona Supreme Court ruled that Rep. Shawnna Bolick violated state law when she did not disclose her real home address on petition sheets she personally circulated and submitted to the secretary of state, but they concluded there were enough valid signatures to put her name on the ballot.

Apr 23, 2020

Candidates head to court to defend petition challenges

Freshman lawmaker Shawnna Bolick has landed in court for using a P.O. box instead of her address on nominating petitions for her return bid to the state House.

Apr 16, 2020

Republicans rail against all-mail elections, but they vote by mail

Saying it is ripe for fraud, many Arizona Republican lawmakers oppose the idea of sending mail ballots to all voters during the COVID-19 crisis, but 79% of the GOP caucus opts for the U.S. Postal Service to deliver their vote.

Apr 10, 2020

All mail election debate gets new life, spurred by virus

A fight is brewing in Arizona over whether to switch to an all-mail ballot for the primary and general election in order to combat the spread of COVID-19.

Aug 27, 2019

The Breakdown: Runnin’ dirty

Thousands of Arizona women could have to choose between paying more for health care or driving long distances to receive it after Planned Parenthood withdrew from a federal funding program.

Aug 23, 2019

Justice Bolick says attendance at political dinner wasn’t improper

An Arizona Supreme Court justice defended himself August 20 from a storm of criticism after being spotted at a conference known to push conservative legislation.

Jun 10, 2019

Shawnna Bolick: A 2008 political awakening

Rep. Shawnna Bolick could have been a journalist. Or a lawyer. Or a doctor. Instead, she chose to pursue a career in politics, but she’s not the only one in her family in Arizona government.

Feb 19, 2019

Timeshare bill passes out of House committee

State lawmakers are weighing whether it should be necessary for someone to die to get out of a timeshare contract.

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Nov 8, 2017

Shawnna Bolick launches third run for state legislature

The wife of an Arizona Supreme Court justice hopes voters in Glendale and north Phoenix give her a shot in her third bid for a seat in the Arizona House of Representatives.

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Dec 30, 2014

Who’s hot, who’s not heading into 2015

A rundown of the people and groups who ended 2014 on the upswing and those who are glad to see the year come to an end.