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  • Karen Fann

    Arizona Senate president assures feds election recount is secure

    The Republican president of the Arizona Senate said in a letter Friday to the U.S. Justice Department that ballots being recounted from November's presidential election are secure and the department's worries about voter intimidation are unfounded.
  • Arizona DPS providing security to Secretary Hobbs over threats

    The Arizona Department of Public Safety is providing security for Secretary of State Katie Hobbs in response to threats made to the Democrat over her opposition of the state Senate's audit of Maricopa County election results.
  • Some GOP worry limits in Arizona, other states will hurt their voters too

    As Republicans march ahead with their campaign to tighten voting laws in political battlegrounds, some in their party are worried the restrictions will backfire by making it harder for GOP voters to cast ballots.
  • US Justice Department expresses concern about Arizona Senate recount

    The U.S. Department of Justice expressed concern Wednesday about ballot security and voter intimidation arising from the Republican-controlled Arizona Senate's unprecedented private recount of the 2020 presidential election results in Maricopa County.
  • Arizona Dems, Senate reach agreement to ensure recount security

    The Arizona Democratic Party has reached a deal with the Republican-controlled state Senate to ensure that voter and ballot privacy is guaranteed during an unprecedented recount of the 2020 presidential election results in Maricopa County.
  • Arizona political redistricting panel picks mapping consultant

    The commission that will redraw Arizona's political district lines later this year on Tuesday chose a company to crunch Census data and create maps on a split vote that marked the second time the panel's Democrats were outvoted.
  • Solar executive is 1st GOP candidate in 2022 Arizona US Senate race

    Solar energy entrepreneur Jim Lamon kicked off a campaign for U.S. Senate Monday, becoming the first Republican to take on Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly in next year’s election.
  • Hobbs says concerns validated about process of audit in Maricopa County

    Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs said her office's observers of the ongoing audit for the November 2020 Maricopa County election have seen their concerns validated about the process of the hand recount of the 2.1 million ballots.
  • Liaison not worried about pro-Trump ex-lawmaker counting Arizona ballots

    The Arizona Senate liaison for the audit of Maricopa County’s 2020 election said he doesn’t think it’s a problem that a former state lawmaker who was voted out of office in November is taking part in the recount.
  • Arizona election audit has no set deadline for completion, liaison says

    The recount of nearly 2.1 million ballots from the 2020 Maricopa County election has no hard deadline for completion but might have to pause for about a week later this month, Ken Bennett said Monday.