Ben Giles

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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
How The So-Called Arizona Audit Is Already Shaping 2022's Election Ben Giles Sept. 2, 2021
House Committee Seeks Records From Biggs, Gosar Ben Giles Aug. 30, 2021
Arizona Restaurant Owner Running For Governor Ben Giles Aug. 30, 2021
8 Candidates Vie For Vacant State Senate Seat Ben Giles Aug. 30, 2021
Maricopa County Officials: Senate Subpoena Enforcement Puts Public Safety At Risk Ben Giles Aug. 27, 2021
Delays Plague AZ Senate Republicans' Election Review Ben Giles Aug. 25, 2021
2022 Arizona attorney general's race: The candidates Ben Giles Aug. 24, 2021
U.S. House Oversight Committee Issues Audit Deadline Ben Giles Aug. 23, 2021
Arizona Senate GOP's 2020 Election Report Delayed Again Ben Giles Aug. 23, 2021
Republican Lawmakers Packed Budget With Policies, Regulations. Was That Unconstitutional? Ben Giles Aug. 20, 2021
Maricopa County Demands Senate Pay For Replaced Voting Equipment Ben Giles Aug. 18, 2021
Ducey Dangles Federal Funding To Discourage Arizona Schools From Mandating Masks Ben Giles, Rocio Hernandez, Mark Brodie Aug. 17, 2021
Federal Lawsuit Challenges 2 New AZ GOP Voting Laws Ben Giles Aug. 17, 2021
Judge: Phoenix District Can Keep Mask Rule, At Least For Now Ben Giles, Mark Brodie, Lauren Gilger Aug. 16, 2021
Attorneys For Phoenix Union Argue State's Ban On Mask Mandates Isn't Yet The Law Ben Giles Aug. 13, 2021
Court Delays Order For Release Of Audit Records Ben Giles Aug. 11, 2021
Arizona State Sen. Tony Navarrete Resigns Ben Giles Aug. 10, 2021
Dominion Sues Conservative Networks, Businessman Ben Giles Aug. 10, 2021
'Democracy Still Works': Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema On Bipartisan Infrastructure Plan Ben Giles Aug. 9, 2021
Senators Call For Navarrete's Resignation, Investigation Ben Giles Aug. 9, 2021
Stare Senator Arrested, Accused Of Sex Acts With Minor Ben Giles Aug. 6, 2021
More Than 150 Physicians Urge Arizona Gov. Ducey To Mandate Masks In K-12 Schools Ben Giles
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Aug. 5, 2021
Vaccinated State Lawmaker Tests Positive For COVID-19 Ben Giles Aug. 3, 2021
County Supervisors Challenge Senate To Enforce Its Latest Election Subpoena, If They Can Ben Giles, Steve Goldstein, Lauren Gilger Aug. 2, 2021
Cyber Ninjas Is Preparing An Audit Report For Senate Republicans. How Will They Use It? Ben Giles July 29, 2021