Arizona Politics News

Goddard, Romley call for investigation into Cochise County Board of Supervisors
Former state and county prosecutors are calling for a criminal investigation into the Cochise County Board of Supervisors who have not certified the results of the recent election.
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Russian diplomat says prisoner swap with U.S. remains possible
Russia and the United States have repeatedly been on the verge of agreement on a prisoner exchange, a senior Russian diplomat said Tuesday, adding that a deal is still possible before the year's end.
President Joe Biden to visit Arizona on Dec. 6
President Joe Biden will travel to Arizona on Tuesday, Dec. 6, to visit the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company in north Phoenix.
Voter initiative aims to expand transparency on campaign donations
An initiative that will be on the ballot in the upcoming election aims to create transparency on campaign donations.
Oct. 11, 2022
Abortion bans have made some medicines harder to get. The Biden administration is pushing back
A Tucson girl was briefly denied her arthritis medication late last month, just as a near-total ban on abortions was ruled enforceable. The medication, called methotrexate, can be used in higher doses to treat ectopic pregnancies by inducing an abortion.
Oct. 11, 2022
Today is the last day to register to vote
Some important dates are coming this week with the general election around the corner. Tuesday is the last day to register to vote for those who want to participate.
Oct. 10, 2022
A look at AZ election coverage from the 1900s
As The Show is kicking off its election coverage, take a look back at how elections were covered during the first decade of Arizona's statehood.
Oct. 10, 2022
Dem candidate for AZ attorney general makes campaign promise on anti-abortion laws
On Saturday, women’s marches took place all over the country, including in Phoenix, to support reproductive rights.
Oct. 10, 2022
These Arizona congressional races could swing either way
Some of the most competitive congressional races in the country are happening right here in Arizona. To learn what upsets could be on the horizon, The Show spoke with Hank Stephenson of the Arizona Agenda.
Oct. 10, 2022
The Great Divide: How 2020 is shaping this years midterms
The issue is on the minds of many voters, as former President Donald Trump continues to say — without any evidence — that he actually won the presidential contest two years ago. A handful of Arizona candidates have taken up that argument.
Oct. 10, 2022
AZs next attorney general will influence abortion laws and other critical legal issues
Arizonans will soon have a new attorney general for the first time in eight years. The candidate voters choose in November will face issues related to consumer rights, border security, and abortion.
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Oct. 11, 2022
Díaz: Tom Horne just wants Arizona students to sit still
As the election nears, one race that hasn’t gotten as much attention as those at the top of the ticket is for superintendent of public instruction, the state’s schools chief.
Oct. 10, 2022
BBC Look-Ahead: Chinese Communist Party to plan countrys next 5 years
The 20th Congress of the Chinese Communist Party will be getting underway this weekend in Beijing, where leaders in that country will discuss China’s direction for the next few years.
Oct. 10, 2022
Face the Nation holds separates discussions with AZ gubernatorial candidates
The two candidates for Arizona’s governor have been campaigning nonstop for several weeks. On Sunday, they made separate appearances on CBS’s “Face the Nation” where they discussed top voter issues such as abortion rights.
Oct. 10, 2022
Maricopa County to hold public viewing of election verification process
Maricopa County received national attention after many supporters of a now debunked conspiracy theory concerning voting irregularities occurred following the 2020 election. As usual, however, Arizonans will have the chance to check the voting system in place ahead of the general election in November.
Oct. 10, 2022
A guide to propositions on the 2022 Arizona midterm ballot
Arizona voters will decide on 10 ballot initiatives during the 2022 midterm election. Here's a guide to each proposition, including what your vote means, arguments for and against, as well as analysis of the measure.
KJZZ’s Arizona Voter Guide
Oct. 8, 2022
AZ Court of Appeals blocks enforcement of abortion ban
Some abortions will resume in Arizona two weeks after a near-total ban on the procedure went back into effect. The Arizona Court of Appeals has issued a stay on a lower court judge’s ruling, temporarily blocking enforcement of the ban.
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Oct. 7, 2022
Phoenix City Council could vote on abortion resolution
On Tuesday, Phoenix leaders will be asked to publicly condemn the Supreme Court’s ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade, along with state bans on abortion.
Oct. 7, 2022
High Maricopa County voter turnout expected in November
Early ballots are going out next week in Arizona, and voter turnout is expected to be high.
Oct. 7, 2022
NewsCap: Lake, Finchem singled out as democracy threat
This week saw Arizona's U.S. Senate debate, and sharp remarks about other political candidates from Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney.
Oct. 7, 2022
Trump will be in Mesa on Sunday
Former President Donald Trump will be in Mesa on Sunday, trying to rally support for a slate of Republican candidates he’s endorsed in the state.
Oct. 6, 2022
Candidates for Arizona superintendent have starkly different philosophies
Both of the candidates for Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction have held the office in the past. But they have starkly different philosophies.
KJZZ’s Arizona Voter Guide
Oct. 10, 2022
Abortion restrictions may push some Latino voters to the polls
About 80% of Latino voters in Arizona say they believe abortion should remain legal, no matter their personal views, according to a recent survey from Unidos US and Mi Familia Vota.
Oct. 7, 2022