Camryn Sanchez

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Field Correspondent

Camryn Sanchez is a field correspondent at KJZZ covering everything to do with state politics.

Prior to joining KJZZ, Sanchez worked for two years at the Arizona Capitol Times covering the state Legislature, with a focus on the Arizona Senate.

Sanchez studied journalism at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York, In college, she interned at the East Bay Express in Oakland, ELLE Magazine in New York, and The Yonkers Times in Yonkers, New York. She then worked at the Arizona Republic as a Pulliam Fellow covering the city of Phoenix before entering the state politics reporting arena.

Sanchez was recently given the Society for Professional Journalists’ presidential award for her work investigating a state senator’s residency, after the senator in question filed an injunction against Sanchez, which was struck down in court.

Sanchez was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area and is now a proud California transplant.

Out of the office, she can be found playing volleyball, drinking coffee and/or still talking about politics.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Competing groups are working on campaigns to end partisan primaries Camryn Sanchez Nov. 30, 2023
Cochise County supervisors indicted for conspiracy, interference in 2022 election Camryn Sanchez Nov. 29, 2023
Bipartisan group hopes to put open primaries on the 2024 ballot in Arizona Camryn Sanchez Nov. 28, 2023
GOP lawmakers aim to cut ASU funding, claiming free speech violations Camryn Sanchez Nov. 28, 2023
Tucson asks court for guidance on recount uncertainty Camryn Sanchez Nov. 22, 2023
Conservative group falls short of signatures to become political party Camryn Sanchez Nov. 21, 2023
Former AZ senator faces retrial in sex crimes case Camryn Sanchez Nov. 21, 2023
Mohave rejects proposal to hand count 2024 ballots Camryn Sanchez Nov. 20, 2023
Lawyers aim to depose top GOP lawmakers in voting laws case Camryn Sanchez Nov. 17, 2023
Republicans accuse Fontes of scheming against them over prospective political party Camryn Sanchez Nov. 16, 2023
AZ Department of Education promises more transparency on vouchers Camryn Sanchez Nov. 15, 2023
Corrections submits plan to increase inmate health care Camryn Sanchez Nov. 10, 2023
Farmer replacing Farm Bureau on Hobbs' water council Camryn Sanchez Nov. 9, 2023
Panel considers recommendations on preventing adult abuse and neglect Camryn Sanchez Nov. 9, 2023
Trial begins over proof of citizenship laws for voters Camryn Sanchez Nov. 7, 2023
School facilities committee criticized by GOP lawmakers Camryn Sanchez Nov. 3, 2023
Senators push resolution on military promotions blockade Camryn Sanchez Nov. 3, 2023
Arizona GOP threatens legal action after Hobbs sends letter about tax rebate Camryn Sanchez Nov. 2, 2023
Hobbs asks U.S. to lower utility rates for Florence, Coolidge residents Camryn Sanchez Nov. 1, 2023
Infamous former lawmaker Franks enters congressional race Camryn Sanchez Nov. 1, 2023
Former Arizona lawmaker’s sex crimes case ends in mistrial Camryn Sanchez Nov. 1, 2023
West Valley lawmakers Kern and Toma enter CD8 race Camryn Sanchez Oct. 31, 2023
Republicans, Democrats clash on federal budget proposal Camryn Sanchez, Wayne Schutsky Oct. 31, 2023