Arizona Elections

An Arizona lawmaker hoping to double the state's gas tax has met resistance from his Republican colleagues. Several tax-averse House members on Thursday voiced opposition to Republican Rep. Noel Campbell's proposal to increase the tax drivers pay at the pump to 36 cents a gallon.
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Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan listened to voter frustrations Monday night at the first of three public meetings this week.
April 12, 2016
Voters in Maricopa County will now have more polling locations to choose from in next month’s special election. The Recorder’s office increased the number of polling places in Maricopa County from 62 to 116.
April 11, 2016
Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan certified the results of Arizona's March 22 presidential preference election on Monday afternoon as word spread that the U.S. Department of Justice had begun an inquiry into the voting trouble that plagued Maricopa County.
April 4, 2016
A lawyer for the Bernie Sanders campaign said at the conclusion of the meeting he was considering a legal challenge over provisional ballots that were not counted in the final tally.
March 30, 2016
Local business leaders discuss creating a stronger, long-term Latino voter base in Arizona.
March 30, 2016
US Border Patrol Union Endorses Trump For President
For the first time in its history, the National Border Patrol Council has endorsed a presidential candidate during primary season.
March 30, 2016
The top election officials for both the state and Maricopa County insisted there were reasons for the decisions they made that led to hours-long lines at polling places.
March 28, 2016
Now, the argument over solar panels is playing out in one of the most obscure elections in Arizona.
March 25, 2016
Arizona Democratic Party leaders say they are exploring the possibility of a lawsuit against Maricopa County for changes at this year's presidential preference election that forced many voters to wait in line for several hours.
March 25, 2016
Officials at all levels – state, county and city – are calling for investigations and special meetings into what happened during Tuesday’s Presidential Preference Election, in which thousands of voters stood in line for hours to cast their ballot.
March 24, 2016
Mayor Greg Stanton said fewer polling places and very long wait times disproportionately impacted Phoenix's large minority community.
March 24, 2016
Thousands of voters stood in line for hours at the mere 60 open polls around the county to cast their ballot in the state’s presidential preference election.
March 23, 2016
State Elections Director Eric Spencer was onsite observing a downtown polling place after midnight and said the Secretary of State's office would work with the county election officials to ensure this situation did not happen again.
March 23, 2016
Wait times of more than an hour were the norm throughout the Valley on Tuesday. Voters were still waiting in line upward of two hours after the polls were supposed to close in Phoenix.
March 22, 2016
If you haven't mailed in your early ballot yet, you must carry your ballot by hand to any of the 60 open polling places around Maricopa County.
March 22, 2016
Secretary of State Michele Reagan says she’s expecting a large turnout at the polls. In some locations, voters waited 90 minutes to cast a ballot.
March 22, 2016
Could today be the last time Arizona uses its current Presidential Preference Election format? If some state leaders have their way, it may be.
March 22, 2016
All eyes are turning to Arizona as Republicans here are poised to cast ballots in what is shaping up to be a very unusual presidential primary season.
March 21, 2016
Democrats in Arizona will soon weigh in on who they want to take the party’s presidential nomination. Polls open at 6 a.m. Tuesday in precincts across the state, and the race between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders could be a close one.
March 21, 2016
Former President Bill Clinton was in Phoenix Sunday talking to voters before this week’s presidential preference election. The rally to support his wife’s candidacy drew about 1,000 people to the Central High School gymnasium.
March 20, 2016

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