Phoenix - Politics
Phoenix - Politics
Arizona voters face a busy ballot of 90 legislative races, nine congressional races, a U.S. Senate seat.
Posted: August 31, 2016, 3:47 am
The secretary of state, which oversees statewide elections, was supposed to be issuing the early results of races across the state close to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Posted: August 31, 2016, 3:40 am
Join The Arizona Republic's live-stream show as we bring you analysis from political reporters and experts on the winners and losers of Tuesday's primary election.
Posted: August 31, 2016, 3:10 am
A campaign official says Donald Trump could make a last-minute trip to Mexico on Wednesday, hours before he delivers a highly anticipated speech on immigration.
Posted: August 31, 2016, 2:52 am
Gov. Doug Ducey will make introductory remarks before Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump takes the stage in downtown Phoenix on Wednesday evening.
Posted: August 31, 2016, 12:30 am
Donald Trump signaled his Phoenix speech will be about immigration. But whether he'll soften his stance is not clear.
Posted: August 30, 2016, 11:34 pm
PHOENIX - The Arizona Supreme Court has upheld a trial judge’s order rejecting a challenge to a voter initiative raising the state minimum to $12 an hour by 2020.
Posted: August 30, 2016, 11:14 pm
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's Arizona campaign stop wil will appear at the Phoenix Convention Center in downtown Phoenix. Doors will open at 3 p.m. and he is scheduled to take the stage around 6 p.m.
Posted: August 30, 2016, 7:45 pm
The campaign to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Arizona is suing top state officials over their description of the ballot measure.
Posted: August 30, 2016, 3:24 pm
Without proper State ID and a place of residence outside their university, some college students can't register to vote.
Posted: August 30, 2016, 2:00 pm
The Department of Homeland Security will consider ending the use of privately run detention centers to hold immigrants.
Posted: August 30, 2016, 3:10 am
Posted: August 30, 2016, 12:40 am
To better understand what’s shaping this wild election season we’re asking voters to let us in on their thinking.
Posted: August 30, 2016, 12:11 am
Hillary Clinton unveiled a plan Monday to better integrate mental health services into general health care settings in an effort to increase access to treatment.
Posted: August 29, 2016, 6:13 pm
The Republican presidential nominee's Sunday tweet follows days of conflicting messages about a Phoenix campaign stop.
Posted: August 29, 2016, 2:13 am
Growers in California and Arizona oppose a fourth D.C. term for U.S. Rep Paul Gosar by funding outsiders, records show.
Posted: August 28, 2016, 3:02 pm
Often lost amid headlines, applause lines and legislative debate is the day-to-day reality of children in the system.
Posted: August 28, 2016, 12:02 pm
Posted: August 28, 2016, 1:18 am
Kelli Ward, who is challenging Sen. John McCain in Tuesday's GOP primary, called McCain "old" and "weak" as he turns 80.
Posted: August 27, 2016, 6:01 pm
Challenger Kelli Ward, who has criticized incumbent Sen. John McCain as too old, mocks him for dedicating "playground equipment."
Posted: August 27, 2016, 5:39 pm
A leaked recording shows Rep. Sonny Borrelli swearing up a blue streak as he denounces voters who back his opponent.
Posted: August 27, 2016, 12:48 am
Legislative District 18 candidate Frank Schmuck's campaign ad on a Tempe billboard read, "FIREFIGHTERS VOTE SCHMUCK FOR ARIZONA SENATE”. The state’s largest firefighters organization criticized it as false.
Posted: August 27, 2016, 12:20 am
Trump is not on Tuesday's ballot in Arizona, but he is influencing key GOP races in ways that will reverberate through the general election.
Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:52 pm
Nicolas Gerard sees his goal and even a means to achieve it. It's the details that elude the Sun Devil.
Posted: August 26, 2016, 10:07 pm
The Mexican-American civil-rights leader was in Phoenix to launch a radio ad campaign aimed at Hispanic voters
Posted: August 26, 2016, 3:00 pm
Hillary Clinton delivered a withering rebuke of Trump and the 'alt-right' ideology during a Reno speech Thursday.
Posted: August 26, 2016, 12:23 am
The name of the former U.S. senator and 1964 presidential nominee was painted over on the outside of the GOP headquarters.
Posted: August 25, 2016, 8:34 pm
Students and activists are fighting to get the first on-campus voting location for a general election in ASU history
Posted: August 25, 2016, 7:13 pm
Sheriff Joe Arpaio's fundraising far exceeds the amount normally spent by both the winning and losing candidates in a typical congressional race.
Posted: August 8, 2016, 6:23 pm
Posted: August 8, 2016, 6:02 pm