Steve Weichert

Nov 23, 2018

Bipartisanship to be tested in House with 31-29 split

No election cycle would be complete without a cadre of candidates preaching about the importance of working across the aisle. But that line will really be put to the test in the Arizona House of Representatives in 2019.

Nov 7, 2018

House, Senate remain under Republican control — again

The “blue wave” appears to have missed Arizona. Democrats not only failed to make significant strides at the statewide level but also remain the minority party in both the state House and Senate.

House Speaker J.D. Mesnard (Photo by Katie Campbell/ Arizona Capitol Times)
Nov 6, 2018

Arizona House Speaker Mesnard poised for move to Senate

Arizona House Speaker J.D. Mesnard is likely going to be a senator, and perhaps the next Senate president.