Arizona Elections

Counties allow voters on the mail-in list to also come in on Election Day and drop off their ballots. In November, about 168,000 people did this in Maricopa County. Those ballots took about two weeks to count.
The Navajo Nation has run out of early ballots for tribal races in some areas.
Oct. 7, 2014
Navajo Presidential Candidate Will Have To Prove Fluency
A candidate for Navajo president will have to take a test or be called to testify to prove he’s fluent enough in Navajo to be eligible for the seat, the tribe’s Office of Hearings and Appeals decided Friday.
Oct. 3, 2014
Campaigns have spent more than $12 million on television ads in Arizona during the current election cycle. That’s a jump of more than 400 percent over the last midterm election in 2010.
Sep. 26, 2014
The Navajo Supreme court will hear arguments Friday about whether a candidate for the office of tribal president should be disqualified.
Sep. 25, 2014
Republican challenger Andy Tobin sought to gain votes during a 1st congressional district debate last night against incumbent Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick by arguing if voters oppose President Obama, they should oust her.
Sep. 25, 2014
The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community recently wrapped up one of its last voter registration drives before the general election. It’s one of several efforts being held around the state to increase Native American voter participation.
Sep. 24, 2014
The Democratic nominee for Attorney General, Felecia Rotellini, has picked up what could be an important endorsement in her race against Republican Mark Brnovich.
Sep. 23, 2014
The Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission said it looks like evidence supports allegations that Attorney General Tom Horne used his staff to do campaign work on state time. The commission is moving ahead with its investigation to find out if Horne violated campaign law.
Sep. 11, 2014
Phoenix is one of five cities still in the running to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
Sep. 10, 2014
Navajo Nation Dismisses Complaints Against Presidential Candidate
Many Navajo voters complained that a presidential candidate should not be eligible to run for office because he doesn’t speak Navajo fluently. But the tribe’s election officials have dismissed these grievances.
Sep. 10, 2014
Navajo Presidential Candidate Doesn
The Navajo Nation requires its presidential candidates to speak fluent Navajo. One of the two candidates who won last month’s primary admits that he doesn't.
Sep. 9, 2014
The latest figures show only about one in four Arizona voters cast a ballot in the primary election.
Sep. 9, 2014
here’s a surprise change in the Tempe City Council race in the November General Election.
Sep. 5, 2014
Peoria is holding a special election ordered by federal court for the Mesquite District City Council seat. Candidate Ken Krieger’s name was left off the original primary election ballot.
Sep. 4, 2014
Voter participation on the Navajo Nation is up. Unofficial results from last week’s primary elections show a 3% increase in registered voter turnout since 2010.
Sep. 3, 2014
Poll workers used new technology during last Tuesday’s primary election.
Sep. 2, 2014
Arizona House Speaker Andy Tobin has unofficially won the Republican primary for Arizona's 1st Congressional District after opponent Gary Kiehne conceded the race to him Tuesday.
Sep. 2, 2014
Democrat David Garcia is running for state superintendent of education. His campaign saw a significant boost in contributions following Tuesday’s primary election.
Aug. 28, 2014
The Congressional race in Arizona’s 1st District is still too close to call. Only about 380 votes separate the two Republicans who want to unseat Democratic incumbent Ann Kirkpatrick.
Aug. 28, 2014
Just a day after Republican Doug Ducey won his party’s nomination for governor, the gloves are off.
Aug. 28, 2014