PHOENIX — Tom Morrissey has announced that he won’t seek a second term as
chairman of the Arizona Republican Party.
He said his decision is because of upcoming knee surgeries that will likely require
a lengthy recovery period.
Morrissey’s term will end when the party’s State Committee meets Jan. 26 and
elects the chairman, secretary and treasurer.
In a statement issued Wednesday, Morrissey said he expected to be “fully
involved in continuing to help conservative candidates for office” after his
recovery is complete.
Morrissey said he’s proud of the numerous things the GOP has accomplished under
He said that for the first time in Arizona’s history, Republicans hold all
statewide offices and majorities in the Legislature.