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Citizens Clean Elections Commission

Sen. Melvin may exit gubernatorial race

Sen. Melvin may exit gubernatorial race

Having trouble coming up with required amount of $5 donations

June 20, 2014 12:00 pm Photos


Clean Elections votes to investigate Horne

Clean Elections votes to investigate Horne

Former staffer says she did campaign work during normal business hours.

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Elections board rejects secretary of state's ad appeal

Elections board rejects secretary of state's ad appeal

TV spot urges voters to mail in ballots early.

June 19, 2014 4:47 pmLoading…
Horne lashes out at ex-staffer for her 'dishonesty'

Horne lashes out at ex-staffer for her 'dishonesty'

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.

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Ariz. Supreme Court allows candidates to accept larger donations

PHOENIX — The state Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that political candidates can accept much larger sums of money from donors.

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State Supreme Court asked to restore increased campaign contributions

PHOENIX — An attorney for Republican interests asked the Arizona Supreme Court on Monday to restore candidates’ ability to accept, and donors to give, more money, saying their constitutional rights are being irreparably harmed.

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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…

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…

GOP laywers argue for higher campaign contributions

PHOENIX — The lawyer for Republican legislative leaders has asked the state Court of Appeals to continue to let politicians take more money from donors, arguing in effect that the old limits were unconstitutional.

September 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Clean Elections Commission wants contribution limits restored

PHOENIX — Saying a quick answer is needed, the Citizens Clean Elections Commission asked the Court of Appeals on Wednesday to overturn a trial judge’s decision allowing candidates to take a lot more money from political supporters.

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Court upholds increase in political contributions

PHOENIX — A judge late Thursday cleared the way for politicians to start taking much more money from private donors and political action committees for their campaigns.

September 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Judge considers quashing election law changes

PHOENIX — Supporters of public funding of elections made a last-ditch effort Tuesday to stop privately financed candidates from starting to load up on cash donations next week.

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Ariz. lawmakers vote to increase campaign contribution limits

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

February 21, 2013 1:39 pmLoading…

ACC candidates to repay $29K in complaint over misused funds

PHOENIX - The three Republican candidates for Arizona Corporation Commission agreed Tuesday to surrender a total of nearly $29,000 in public funds to settle claims that they misused money given to them for their primary election.

September 26, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Deal will prevent public vote on Clean Elections

PHOENIX — Arizonans will not get to vote in November whether to kill public financing of elections.

April 02, 2012 12:23 pmLoading…

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