A collection of political news from across the state making headlines today: 

• State senator found dead on ranch tucson.com

• Dark money funding race for secretary of state tucson.com

• CD1 Watch: Here comes the outside ad money tucson.com

• CD2, LD14 debates to be Thursday at Empire High tucson.com

• Huppenthal: Time to boost education funding tucson.com

• Reagan press secretary, gun control advocate Jim Brady dies tucson.com

• The 10 Most Vulnerable House Members rollcall.com

• Man: Bringing gun to airport a political statement bigstory.ap.org

• Babeu cleared in election case azcentral.com

• McCain cautions Obama on executive action for migrants azcentral.com

• Cardinals' Bidwill: Business community should support Ducey azcentral.com

• Fact check: Horne's debate claim false on Colorado City azcentral.com

• Reagan press secretary, gun control advocate Jim Brady dies tucson.com

• Arizonans' lackadaisical voting habits embarrass former Justice O'Connor azcentral.com

• Center for Arizona Policy spending ‘dark money’ in legislative races azcapitoltimes.com (subcription required)

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