Southern Arizona lawmakers look to tackle budget loopholes, dark money in the next session
A lawsuit challenges the rejection of 133 ballots.
If successful, the legal challenge could bring Barber's lead to 28 votes.
Barber is down 161 votes in the Congressional District 2 race with Martha McSally.
Rep.-elect Ceci Velasquez owed $2,000 in fines.
With recount looming, Martha McSally joins other new lawmakers at orientation.
Democrats consider Nancy Pelosi a tough leader and tremendous financial asset.
Pima County discovered 213 valid general election ballots from Congressional District 2 this morning.
McSally to have a rematch with incumbent Democrat Ron Barber.
Now that the legislative session is over, perhaps it’s a good time to take out that trusty old political instrument, the moderatometer, and stick it under the tongue of Tucson’s favorite debatably moderate legislator, Ethan Orr.
PRESCOTT — State House Speaker Andy Tobin on Thursday announced his candidacy for the state’s 1st Congressional District seat.
The Senate voted 17-12, with all Democrats opposed, to impose new rules on when a divorced parent can move.
The dispute over 130 provisional ballots in the Congressional District 2 race has been resolved, for now anyway.
Former President Bill Clinton spoke to several thousands of people at a get-out-the-vote rally in Tempe for Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Richard Carmona.
"When I see a house with an American flag I know it's a conservative home," Republican state senator "Capt." Al Melvin told a recent Tucson Tea Party rally while stroking a flag on a nearby stand and snarling.
PHOENIX — A day after Rep. Jeff Flake easily won the Arizona Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, the daughter and granddaughter of one of the state’s most famous conservatives endorsed his opponent.
Tucson Democratic U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva is cruising to victory over his first-ever primary challengers in Arizona Third Congressional District.
PHOENIX — Ron Barber’s election to fill a midterm vacancy in Arizona’s U.S. House delegation is now official — about two weeks after the Tucson Democrat formally took office in Washington.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ron Barber, who almost died in the Tucson shooting that wounded former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, was sworn in Tuesday as a member of the House.
Republican Jesse Kelly says he needs more time to decide if he’ll run again in the newly drawn Congressional District 2.