More than a month before the primary, money pours into congressional races
Attorney General Tom Horne contends Clean Elections Commission powerlessAG to investigate him.
TV spot urges voters to mail in ballots early.
PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne is lashing out at a former staffer who charges he is using his office to campaign for re-election even as he opens a court fight over whether he broke the law in 2010 to get elected the first time.
PHOENIX — Concluding some testimony to a hearing officer was "not credible," Yavapai County Attorney Sheila Polk decided today to pursue Attorney General Tom Horne on charges he illegally coordinated his 2010 election campaign with an independent committee.
PHOENIX — An attorney for a former Attorney General’s Office staff member filed a formal complaint Monday alleging Tom Horne and top staffers repeatedly violated campaign finance laws.
The Sunlight Foundation, in conjunction with the Campaign Legal Center, has filed a legal complaint against ABC 15 in Phoenix over how forms related to a House Majority PAC that ran in January were filled out.
A Tucson group is trying to revive the Stonewall Democrats of Arizona, building on the outrage over SB 1062, the religious freedom bill.
On The Buckmaster Show today, Congressional District 3 candidate Gabriela Saucedo Mercer said she’s staying in the race despite meager first-quarter fundraising.
Congressional District 1 candidate Adam Kwasman filed his first-quarter campaign-finance report Thursday, and the paperwork show he's behind other candidates in the fundraising race.
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio sent a fundraising email for Congressional candidate Adam Kwasman on Wednesday.
Cash is king in the Old Pueblo, with the top two candidates in Congressional District 2 raising roughly $864,000 in the last three months.
In Congressional District 1, incumbent Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick was winning the money race in the first quarter.
Congressional District 3 candidate Gabriela Saucedo Mercer is running her campaign in the red, a new campaign finance report shows.
A collection of political news from across the state making headlines today (as well as over the weekend):
PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne goes before an administrative law judge Monday to defend himself against charges that he violated state campaign-finance laws in his 2010 election.
Rep. Ron Barber is sitting on almost a $1 million campaign war chest in his race for a second term in Congressional District 2.
PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne rejected what amounts to a plea deal in his campaign-finance case, setting the stage for hearings later this month on whether he actually broke the law.
PHOENIX — A lawyer for the Democratic Attorneys General Association told the state Court of Appeals Tuesday that organizations have a constitutional right to run what amounts to anonymous “hit pieces” on candidates right before the election.
PHOENIX — Eight months before the primary, state Treasurer Doug Ducey already has raised more private cash in his bid for governor than his publicly funded foes have any chance of getting.