Attention elections officials across the state: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is asking that you all count the votes "promptly, accurately and equally."We weren't aware that everyone was just lollygagging and kind of just eyeballing the amount of votes for any given candidate, but now that the t ... More >>
Like the Beatles once crooned, "It's getting better all the time...."
Both Maricopa County and the Arizona Secretary of State's Office updated their elections results this afternoon, and the number of remaining ballots is declining at a steady pace.
SOS Ken Bennett reported that statewide 342,936 ... More >>
As votes continue to be counted throughout Arizona, GOP candidate for U.S. Senate Jeff Flake's lead over Democrat Rich Carmona narrowed ever-so slightly, while in Maricopa County, Republican incumbent Joe Arpaio continued to dominate Democrat Paul Penzone in the sheriff's race.
Both Carmona and Pen ... More >>
It's elections season, which means it's time for claims of "voter suppression" across the country -- claims that will also become convenient excuses after a given candidate loses their election.That said, it's not too surprising that MSNBC jumped on the Spanish error printed on a handful of election ... More >>
The Maricopa County Elections Department says a small number of people received a document that listed the wrong election date -- put only in the portion of the document printed in Spanish.The estimate from the elections office is that fewer than 50 people received this document -- it's likely fewer ... More >>
Tom Horne, Arizona's attorney general, is defending a law that requires proof of citizenship to be presented in order to register to vote.
President Obama's hoping to secure votes from illegal immigrants by fighting an Arizona law that requires proof of citizenship at the polls, says Arizon ... More >>
Don't exhale just yet, because Proposition 203 could still win.
The medical marijuana measure is behind by only 6,732 votes out of 1.3 million cast, as of 9:47 a.m., the most recent update on the Arizona Secretary of State's Web site.
All but two of 2,239 voting precincts ... More >>
Kris Kobach? That's some "impartial" source you got there, SeanThe paranoia has been reaching a fever-pitch both in and over an e-mail recently sent out by the local nativist organization Ban Amnesty Now, which claims that "illegals" are looking to steal the upcoming midterm elections. The e-ma ... More >>
I first used this illo back in 2008. Sadly, little has changed...
Almost immediately after interim Maricopa County Attorney Rick Romley's devastating loss in the GOP primary to Sheriff Joe Arpaio's pick for the position, Bill Montgomery, Democrats and disaffected Republicans ali ... More >>
Election officials tell us that at least 116,000 119,000 ballots remain uncounted in Arizona.That's more than enough to flip the close race for state Attorney General again - maybe even a couple more times. The nail-biter of a Republican primary had Andrew Thomas in the lead for most of the night,&n ... More >>
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Helen Purcell, Maricopa County Recorder, expects to put out a news release at about 5 p.m. on Thursday with updated vote counts.About 12,000 provisional ballots were amassed today at the Maricopa County Elections department, officials say, bringing the to ... More >>
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office Captain Joel Fox has until the end of the month to cough up information about the people behind last year's shadowy $105,000 donation to the Republican Party, says the elections department."We believe if he goes past July 1st in the timing of all this, then the $315, ... More >>