PHOENIX — State Sen. Michele Reagan has formally announced her
candidacy for the Republican nomination for secretary of state.
Reagan made the announcement Tuesday evening. The secretary of state is Arizona’s top election officer and also
becomes governor if there’s a midterm vacancy in that office. Arizona does not
have a lieutenant governor.
Incumbent Ken Bennett is barred by term limits from running for re-election.
Rep. Justin Pierce and investor Wil Cardon also are running for the Republican