Arizona Elections

Arizona House Speaker Rusty Bowers on Tuesday said he would not advance his repeal of Arizona’s water forfeiture law. The bill has led the Gila River Indian Community to threaten to pull out of the state’s drought plan for the Colorado River.
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Arizona’s primary election produced some very intriguing results, including outcomes in congressional and statewide races. KJZZ's Here and Now debriefs with reporters and experts about the outcomes and what to expect in November.
Aug. 31, 2016
The fight over dark money could place some GOP candidates at odds with each other in the race for Arizona's public utilities commission.
Aug. 31, 2016
Instead of results, viewers of results.arizona.vote were instead given error messages for nearly an hour and a half.
Aug. 31, 2016
The incumbent had nearly 52 percent of the vote compared to challenger Kelli Ward's 39 percent as of Wednesday morning in the GOP Primary.
Aug. 31, 2016
The three Republican candidates will now advance to the general election where they will face Democrats Tom Chabin and Bill Mundell.
Aug. 31, 2016
As of Wednesday morning, former GoDaddy executive Christine Jones led state Senate President Andy Biggs by more than 875 votes, according to the Secretary of State website.
Aug. 31, 2016
As of 1:30 a.m., the recorder's website showed incumben Helen Purcell trailing challenger Aaron Flannery by about 330 votes, with one percent still not reported.
Aug. 31, 2016
Tom O’Halleran won the First Congressional District Democratic primary against Miguel Olivas by a wide margin— 59.2 to 40.8 percent as of Wednesday morning. On the Republican front, former Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu claimed the GOP victory before many of the votes were counted.
Aug. 31, 2016
The office just paid $750,000 to revamp its election recording system, which was touted by Secretary of State Michele Reagan as a replacement for a glitch-prone website that also led to reporting delays in the 2012 and 2014 election cycles.
Aug. 31, 2016
Horses pull stagecoaches full of tourists in laps around Tombstone’s historic district, which still looks a lot like it did when Wyatt Earp was judge, jury and executioner.
Aug. 31, 2016
Democrat Matt Heinz Wins Right To Challenge Southern Arizona Rep. Martha McSally
Former legislator Matt Heinz won the Democratic primary election in Arizona's 2nd Congressional District, McSally, who won her seat two years ago by 167 votes after a recount, said she is ready for the challenge this time, because she has something to run on.
Aug. 30, 2016
Arpaio defeated former Buckeye Police Chief Dan Saban, former Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office posse leader Marsha Hill and former MCSO deputy K. Wayne Baker. As of Tuesday evening with 86 percent of precincts counted, Arpaio had captured 66 percent of the vote.
Aug. 30, 2016
KJZZ is focusing on five key races including the 1st and 5th Congressional Districts, Corporation Commission, Maricopa County Recorder and U.S. Senate.
Aug. 30, 2016
Polls are open until 7 tonight, and we’ll start getting results around 8. Joining KJZZ's The Show to talk about primary-related issues is Dan Hunting, a senior policy analyst at the Morrison Institute for Public Policy at ASU.
Aug. 30, 2016
While state officials claim there was no harm done, cyber security experts say more fortification is needed.
Aug. 30, 2016
State law requires employers to provide paid time off for workers to vote – in certain situations.
Aug. 29, 2016
The new law makes it a felony to collect and turn in someone else’s vote-by-mail ballot, but makes exceptions for family members, caregivers and those who live together.
Aug. 29, 2016
Money is pouring into the race for Arizona’s corporation commission in the final stretch before the primary. Campaign finance records show a pro-solar group spent about $667,000 dollars in support of Bob Burns, one of two incumbents running for the commission.
Aug. 29, 2016
Tuesday is the primary election, and it will be a different set up than the last two elections we had in May and March. It’s also the first election since a new law took effect to prevent so-called ballot harvesting.
Aug. 29, 2016
Trump's position on whether or not to deport an estimated 11 million illegal immigrants has been unclear in recent days.
Aug. 29, 2016

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