Kyrsten Sinema Surprises Precisely No One With Announcement That She's Running For Congress
In a move that doesn't come as much of a shock to anyone familiar with state politics in Arizona, Democratic state Senator Kyrsten Sinema announced today that she's resigning from her Senate seat and running for Congress -- potentially against Congressman Ben Quayle (although, that's unlikely. More on that below) -- in Arizona's newly drafted Ninth Congressional District.
There's been buzz for months that Sinema, a seasoned veteran in the Arizona Legislature, would seek higher office.
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