Arizona Politics News

Hobbs vetoes bill to force some areas to dismantle encampments
Gov. Katie Hobbs vetoed a bill Monday designed to force communities to dismantle homeless encampments.
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Young Navajo Voters Want To See More From Hillary Clinton
Majerle Lister is a young Navajo voter who has lived on and off the reservation. There are 22 federally recognized tribes in Arizona including the largest in the country — the Navajo.
Oct. 5, 2016
Female Arizona Political Leaders Speak Out Against Trump
On the occasion of Donald Trump’s 6th campaign stop in Arizona, some of the state’s female Democratic leaders are speaking out.
Oct. 4, 2016
In Arizona, Mormon Working Mom Explains Why She
As part of our Divided States project, we are talking with representative voters across the traditionally red state of Arizona. Eileen Eagar is a Mormon, and a fervent supporter of Donald Trump.
Oct. 4, 2016
For A Navajo Voter In Arizona, Environment, Jobs Are Top Concerns
Majerle Lister lives part-time with his grandmother on the Navajo Nation reservation. He's driven by social justice issues and, after backing Bernie Sanders, is reluctantly supporting Hillary Clinton.
Oct. 4, 2016
Arizona Voter Voice: Latina Millennial Warming Up To Hillary Clinton
The number of minority millennials eligible to vote this election is growing across both Arizona and the Valley. But will they turn out? One reluctant Clinton supporter says she is becoming more enthusiastic as the election nears.
Oct. 4, 2016
Thousands Rally For Donald Trump In Prescott Valley
All the tickets for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's scheduled appearance in Prescott Valley are taken.
Oct. 4, 2016
Gary Johnson, Libertarian Candidate For President, Holds Phoenix Rally
Gary Johnson, the Libertarian candidate for president, was in Phoenix Saturday afternoon. The event was packed, but came on the heels of well publicized gaffes by the candidate.
Oct. 1, 2016
Designers Get Creative To Get Out The Vote
There are going to be a lot of efforts between now and November 8 to try to get you to vote, but most of them probably won’t be as colorful – or graphic – as the one at the Arizona Capitol Museum.
Sept. 30, 2016
Penzone Calls Sheriff Arpaios Ad Unethical And Irresponsible
KJZZ's Jimmy Jenkins breaks down the latest development in the race for the Maricopa County Sheriff's office.
Sept. 30, 2016
Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson To Campaign In Phoenix
Libertarian Presidential candidate Gary Johnson will be campaigning in Phoenix Saturday, with an afternoon rally scheduled at the Phoenix Airport Marriott.
Sept. 30, 2016
Arizona AG Wont Force Secretary Of State To Move Voter Registration Deadline
The Arizona Attorney General's Office will not order Secretary of State Michele Reagan to give voters an extra day to register — that’s despite the fact that the final day lands on a holiday.
Sept. 30, 2016
Early Voting Sites To Open In Maricopa County On Oct. 12
There are 25 sites in the county that voters can visit to cast a ballot early between Oct. 12 and Nov. 4, though hours at the sites vary.
Sept. 30, 2016
Penzone claims the ad is inacurate and causes harm to his reputation
Democratic candidate for sheriff Paul Penzone claimed an attack ad produced by the Arpaio campaign is inaccurate.
Sept. 29, 2016
Thousands Of AZ Ballot Pamphlets Contain Errors
Arizona election officials say thousands of ballot pamphlets could be incomplete or contain errors.
Sept. 29, 2016
Arizona DES Director Emailed Employees Anti-Proposition 205 Opinion Article
Arizona law bars the use of public resources to try to influence elections. Ryan Anderson, press aide to Attorney General Mark Brnovich, said the action raises questions.
Sept. 29, 2016
Maricopa County Sheriffs Race Is One Of The Most Expensive Local Races In The US
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has raised a stunning $12 million for his re-election campaign, but will that be enough to win a seventh term?
Sept. 29, 2016
Arizona Congressional Leaders React To First Presidential Debate
The day after the first presidential debate, as you might expect, there were two drastically different views from opposite sides of Arizona’s congressional contingent.
Sept. 27, 2016
Groups Gather In Mexico City To Watch US Presidential Debate
Like in the United States, groups gathered in Mexico City for presidential debate watch parties. One of them was at an American-style barbecue joint. The customers were encouraged to toast every time the word Mexico was mentioned during the debate.
Sept. 27, 2016
Arizona Undecided Voters Number In The Minority
Heading into tonight’s first general election presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, some national polls are indicating that up to 20 percent of the voting public is undecided on which way to go.
Sept. 26, 2016
Donald Trump Ramps Up Ground Campaign In Arizona
The Donald Trump campaign gave out thousands of yard signs over the weekend in an attempt to engage more supporters.
Sept. 26, 2016