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Voter Turnout

AZ turnout dipped, but nationally it was down even more

PHOENIX - A smaller percentage of Arizonans went to the polls this year than in either of the last two presidential elections.

December 04, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Indy voters, now Arizona's second-largest party, could be game-changers

Indy voters, now Arizona's second-largest party, could be game-changers

For the first time in Arizona history, independent voters will outnumber one of the two major political parties - Democrats - in a general election.

October 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Political notebook: That whirring is sound of election spin

It didn't take long for the political strategists and spokesmen for the state and national political parties to shift into spin mode late Tuesday night after it became apparent Democrat Ron Barber had soundly defeated Republican Jesse Kelly in the Congressional District 8 special election.

June 17, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

New AZ law limits city election dates

PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer signed legislation Monday forcing cities to hold their elections only in even-numbered years.

May 15, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Results expected soon in 8th District special election

Results could come in as early as 8:30 p.m. in the GOP race to face Ron Barber for the seat vacated by his former boss, Gabrielle Giffords.

April 17, 2012 8:01 pm Related Loading…

Arizona bill to force balloting on even years advances

PHOENIX - Saying they want to promote voter turnout, a Senate panel voted Monday to force cities and other local governments to have their elections only in even-numbered years - and only on two specific days in those years.

March 13, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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