Ben Giles

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Senior Editor

Ben Giles is a senior editor at KJZZ. He was previously a senior field correspondent specializing in political coverage. Before that, Ben spent six years as a reporter at the Arizona Capitol Times, where he covered the Arizona state Senate, the Governor’s Office, and state and federal elections.

Giles came to Arizona by way of Washington, D.C., where he reported on the Maryland Legislature, crime and various news beats in the metro region for the Washington Examiner.

Giles lives in Phoenix with his wife and two dogs, Doris and Jules. In his free time, he’s probably chipping away at a never-ending list of home improvement projects.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
County debunks 'falsehoods' in GOP's election audit Ben Giles Jan. 6, 2022
Bill Gates elected as chairman of Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Ben Giles Jan. 5, 2022
López, Lieberman each raised over $1M in 2021 Ben Giles Jan. 3, 2022
Gosar says censure has been a boon, not a black eye Ben Giles Jan. 3, 2022
Longdon joins disability groups in fight against abortion ban Ben Giles Dec. 29, 2021
Arizona hospitals adjust to omicron COVID-19 surge Ben Giles Dec. 28, 2021
Business leaders urge Sinema, Kelly to reject Biden's plan Ben Giles Dec. 16, 2021
County supervisors appoint new representative for LD27 Ben Giles Dec. 15, 2021
What to expect from Arizona's 2022 legislative session Mark Brodie, Ben Giles Dec. 15, 2021
Faith leaders urge Kelly, Sinema to make child tax credits permanent Ben Giles Dec. 15, 2021
Schweikert warns of lasting impact of inflation Ben Giles Dec. 13, 2021
6 cases of omicron COVID-19 variant detected in Maricopa County Ben Giles Dec. 13, 2021
Rep. Greg Stanton urges Amtrak to deliver passenger service between Phoenix and Tucson Ben Giles Dec. 10, 2021
Arizona congressmen are at odds over the path to raise the nation's debt limit Ben Giles Dec. 7, 2021
Bill would force pharmacies to fill ivermectin prescriptions Ben Giles Dec. 6, 2021
Grijalva confident Sinema will support 'Build Back Better' Ben Giles Nov. 30, 2021
Buttigieg coming to Phoenix to tout infrastructure bill Ben Giles Nov. 18, 2021
Biden signs $1T infrastructure bill with bipartisan audience Ben Giles, Mark Brodie, Steve Goldstein, Lauren Gilger
Associated Press
Nov. 15, 2021
Officials warn Chandler not to adopt mobile voting Ben Giles Nov. 11, 2021
Phoenix hires civilian director for police oversight office Ben Giles, Matthew Casey Nov. 11, 2021
Sinema says her bipartisan method is working Ben Giles Nov. 8, 2021
Sen. Sinema says she's negotiating 'in good faith' with President Biden, top Democrats Ben Giles Oct. 22, 2021
5 vets say Sinema used them as 'window dressing' Ben Giles Oct. 21, 2021
Ducey's fight with Tucson could reach beyond COVID-19 Steve Goldstein, Ben Giles Oct. 21, 2021
Bennett hits the road in support of the audit Ben Giles Oct. 21, 2021