Political news and notes from around the Old Pueblo.
GOP candidates in LD2 argue they can pass more bills than incumbent Democrats.
Clean Elections moves Sept. 8 debate to LD2 after local Democrats complain.
News from campaign finance reports for various local legislative candidates.
Two Southern Arizona lawmakers were essentially reelected Wednesday simply by submitting several hundred signatures.
We asked Southern Arizona lawmakers and candidates for governor for their thoughts on SB 1062, legislation that would allow businesses to discriminate against customers based on religious belief. Gov. Jan Brewer must decide whether to sign it, let it become law without her signature, or veto it.
Saying it’s what the residents want, a Southern Arizona lawmaker wants to let voters in Green Valley, Sahuarita and surrounding areas split from Pima County and move into Santa Cruz County.
Pima County Democrats have backed three candidates to fill a seat vacated by Rep. Andrea Dalessandro, D-Sahuarita, who resigned two weeks ago to take an appointment in the Senate.
Pima County Democratic Party precinct committee members will meet Saturday to recommend three possible replacements to fill an empty seat in the statehouse.
Sahuarita Democrat Rep. Andrea Dalessandro will fill the vacancy in the state Senate left by Linda Lopez’s resignation.
The Pima County Board of Supervisors has unanimously backed a Sahuarita Democrat, Rep. Andrea Dalessandro, to fill vacancy in the state senate.
Pima County Democrats have backed three candidates to replace former State Sen. Linda Lopez, who stepped down last week citing conflicts with work.
Precinct committee members with the Democratic Party will decide on finalists to replace State Sen. Linda Lopez late next week.
A single piece of paper is going to add a lot of work for the Pima County Board of Supervisors over the next few weeks.
State Sen. Linda Lopez is calling it quits.
The Pima Council on Aging is hosting three forums this week for candidates in Legislative District 2 and Legislative District 10.
Wednesday night's debate in Rio Rico featured candidates for Arizona House District 2 Chris Ackerley, Andrea Dalessandro and Rosanna Gabaldón. Here are some highlights.
State budget cuts to education got little love from three people who want to represent Legislative District 2 - and have a chance to vote on the budget - in the House of Representatives.
• Office: State representative, Legislative District 2