Arizona Elections

The Show regularly checks in with Editorial Board of the Arizona Republic to talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Phoenix voters last night re-elected Mayor Greg Stanton. Unofficial results show he won about 65 percent of the vote
Aug. 26, 2015
McCain said Trump’s immigration policy, which calls for deporting all illegal immigrants currently in the country, is a big problem.
Aug. 26, 2015
In a three-way race, incumbent Mayor Greg Stanton needed a 51 percent margin of victory to claim a new term — he won with 65 percent of the vote.
Aug. 26, 2015
Tempe residents are being asked to weigh in on an idea to create a city campaign finance system — funded through a newly created fee.
Aug. 24, 2015
Voters in Phoenix have three final days to cast their ballots in elections for city council, mayor and on several propositions, including a multi-billion dollar transportation referendum.
Aug. 22, 2015
The Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission this morning took up the issue once again of regulating so-called "dark money" groups.
Aug. 27, 2015
The Arizona Democratic Party would seem to have an uphill climb to be as competitive in statewide races as it would like.
Aug. 12, 2015
A former Republican legislator and a Flagstaff doctor are launching a campaign to repeal the death penalty in Arizona.
Aug. 7, 2015
The fact that some cities hold municipal elections in off years was the subject of a lawsuit. After the Arizona Legislature passed a law to consolidate city elections in even-numbered years — the cities won.
July 31, 2015
The Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission is scheduled to meet Tuesday afternoon. On the agenda is a briefing on two lawsuits currently pending against the panel.
July 28, 2015
Chandler voters will be receiving a ballot in the mail this week. The special election calls for voters to decide whether Chandler should continue to have elections coinciding with state elections in August and November.
July 27, 2015
The Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission on Thursday morning decided to continue looking at a proposed rule, which would require some so-called "dark money" groups to disclose where they get their cash.
July 23, 2015
Navajo Nation Votes To Relax Language-Fluency Requirement For Candidates
Navajo voters approved a referendum Tuesday that makes it possible for the tribe’s next president and vice president to be non-Navajo-speaking. The historic vote relaxes the fluency requirement.
July 22, 2015
The progressive Netroots Nation conference brought Democratic presidential hopefuls to Phoenix this weekend. Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley tried to garner support among Arizonans.
July 19, 2015
Activists took over a Phoenix town hall meeting with Democratic presidential candidates Saturday. The group successfully dominated the rest of the conversation.
July 18, 2015
Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders is making a stop in Phoenix and interest in his campaign has prompted a change in venue.
July 16, 2015
The politics of immigration are back in the front seat as the presidential race starts to move into high gear.
July 15, 2015
John McCain now has a Republican primary opponent in his bid for a sixth term next year.
July 14, 2015
Event organizers are expecting thousands of people to turn out on Saturday to hear Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump speak out against illegal immigration. But some Arizona Republican leaders worry Trump’s message will be damaging for the party and the state’s image.
July 10, 2015
The candidate list for August’s mayoral election in Phoenix is now official. Mayor Greg Stanton is only facing off against two opponents: Matthew Jette and Anna Brennan.
June 12, 2015

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