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Campaign Contribution Limits

Judge won't consider whether contribution limits are unconstitutional

PHOENIX — A Maricopa County Superior Court judge on Friday rejected an effort to void charges that Attorney General Tom Horne and a supporter violated state campaign finance laws.

December 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

State Supreme Court upholds campaign contribution limits

PHOENIX — The state limit on how much candidates can collect from donors will remain in place, at least for the time being.

November 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Erasing campaign contribution limits now would create problems, Bennett tells court

PHOENIX — Reversing his earlier stance, Secretary of State Ken Bennett now wants to keep caps in place for how much money candidates can take from individuals and special interests, at least for the time being.

November 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Campaign finance limits to get new review

PHOENIX — The Court of Appeals on Thursday opened the door for Republican legislative leaders to argue that candidates have a constitutional right to take more money from private donors than has been allowed.

October 25, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Horne denies campaign finance wrongdoing

PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne said Monday he will not be distracted by the findings of the Yavapai County Attorney that he knowingly violated state campaign finance laws.

October 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Court rejects appeal on political contribution limits

PHOENIX — The state Court of Appeals refused Friday to lift its 2-day-old ban on a state law that allows politicians to take more money from contributors.

October 19, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Appeals court strikes down new campaign contributions law

PHOENIX — The state Court of Appeals on Tuesday blocked enactment of a new law allowing candidates to take a lot more money from donors.

October 16, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Judge rejects bid to find campaign contribution limits unconstitutional

PHOENIX — A judge on Thursday rejected a bid by an aide to Attorney General Tom Horne to have the limits on donations to candidates declared unconstitutional.

October 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Void increased campaign limits, Clean Elections officials ask court

PHOENIX - Members of the Citizens Clean Elections Commission asked the Arizona Supreme Court Wednesday to void a new state law that dramatically raises the limits on how much candidates can collect in campaign donations from individuals and political action committees.

July 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Horne contends that limits on contributions are illegal

Horne contends that limits on contributions are illegal

PHOENIX - A bid by Attorney General Tom Horne to escape campaign finance charges could ultimately upend all state laws limiting how much candidates can take in contributions.

May 02, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tom Horne charges

Tom Horne charges

Tom Horne

May 02, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Bill ending all limits on donating in Arizona elections is sent to Brewer

PHOENIX - Saying they are protecting the First Amendment rights of donors, the Republican-controlled state Senate voted Tuesday to remove all restrictions on how much any individual or political action committee can spend to influence elections.

April 10, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Legislators seek boost in gifts to campaigns

PHOENIX - State lawmakers are moving to give themselves and other candidates the right to collect more money - a lot more - from individuals and political action committees, even as they ask voters to effectively kill the option of public financing.

February 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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