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Yuma supervisors choose Brian Fernandez for Southern Arizona legislative seat

The Democrat will take the seat previously occupied by his mother, Charlene Fernandez, representing parts of Yuma and Tucson.

Campaign to repeal new flat tax has enough petition signatures for statewide vote

The repeal would be Proposition 307 on the ballot, but it faces legal challenge.

Cochise supervisors pick Benson city councilor for legislative seat

Lupe Diaz will represent District 14, which stretches from Vail across Cochise County to Graham and Greenlee counties.

Fired Senate staffer awarded millions in discrimination suit

The aide said she was fired from her job as a policy adviser for state Senate Democrats because of discrimination based on her race and gender.

Court sides with newspaper over Arizona audit public records

In a 3-0 ruling, the judges reiterated the court’s earlier ruling that Cyber Ninjas records are subject to the public records law.

State judge will decide if voters can repeal new 'flat tax'

Separate referendum on new tax law fell short of signatures needed to qualify for the ballot.

Reps. Fernandez, Friese resigning from Legislature

President Biden has tapped Fernandez for a post in the USDA.

Arizona Senate chief who led election audit retiring in 2023

Senate President Karen Fann said in a statement Monday that she will retire.

Rep. Becky Nutt resigning from Legislature

The Cochise County Board of Supervisors will appoint her successor.

Arizona redistricting commission approves draft congressional, legislative maps

Over objections from Democrats, draft includes Republican-leaning district in Pima County.

Pinal County board chooses new legislators for vacant seats

Teresa Martinez and Neal Carter will fill seats representing Pinal County and northern Pima County.

Pima County supervisors appoint Stahl Hamilton to fill Senate vacancy

Stahl Hamilton will fill the Legislative District 10 seat vacated by fellow Tucson Democrat Kirsten Engel.

Arizona Senate's election review records again ruled public

A judge has ruled in favor of the release of communications between leaders in the Republican-controlled Arizona Senate and private contractors.

Judge to review Arizona audit records for possible release

An Arizona judge has ordered the state Senate to immediately provide text messages and emails related to the Senate Republicans’ partisan review of the 2020 vote count.

House panel examines Arizona election review effects

Head of company hired to lead the election review was invited to the congressional hearing but did not attend.

Arizona high court allows school mask ban ruling to stand

The Arizona Supreme Court won't immediately reinstate a series of new laws, including one that block schools from requiring masks.

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