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Here’s who is running in 2022 for Arizona’s statewide offices

Apr 13, 2022, 4:35 AM | Updated: Aug 9, 2022, 1:24 pm

(KTAR News Photo/Torrence Dunham)...

(KTAR News Photo/Torrence Dunham)

(KTAR News Photo/Torrence Dunham)

Arizona has a host of statewide races up for grabs in the 2022 election cycle, including incumbent Treasurer Kimberly Yee and Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman.

Yee, a Republican, initially ran for governor but announced in January she would instead run for the role she was elected to in 2018.

Hoffman, also elected in 2018, is the lone Democrat vying to be superintendent of public instruction and will face one of three Republican challengers.

Secretary of state and attorney general will have new officeholders with Katie Hobbs running for governor and Mark Brnovich running for U.S. Senate.

Five candidates — three Republicans and two Democrats, including incumbent Sandra Kennedy — are seeking to two seats on the five-member Arizona Corporation Commission, and incumbent Mine Inspector Paul Marsh is unopposed.

The primary election will be held Aug. 2, and the general is Nov. 8. (Find the governor candidates here.)

Here are the candidates for statewide offices who submitted enough signatures to get on the ballot by the April 4 deadline, per the Arizona Secretary of State’s Office (*incumbent):

SECRETARY OF STATE

Republican: Shawnna Bolick, Mark Finchem, Beau Lane, Michelle Ugenti-Rita

Democrat: Reginald Bolding, Adrian Fontes


ATTORNEY GENERAL

Republican: Lacy Cooper, Rodney Glassman, Andrew Gould, Dawn Grove, Abe Hamadeh, Tiffany Shedd

Democrat: Kris Mayes

Libertarian: Michael Kielsky (write-in candidate)


STATE TREASURER

Republican: Bob Lettieri, Jeff Weninger, Kimberly Yee*

Democrat: Martin Quezada


SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

Republican: Tom Horne, Shiry Sapir, Michelle Udall, Tiffany Asch (write-in candidate)

Democrat: Kathy Hoffman*


CORPORATION COMMISSION (2 seats)

Republican: Nick Myers, Kim Owens, Kevin Thompson

Democrat: Sandra Kennedy*, Lauren Kuby


MINE INSPECTOR

Republican: Paul Marsh

Democrat: None

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Here’s who is running in 2022 for Arizona’s statewide offices