Analysts say ‘America First’ flap not likely to hurt Gosar in long run

Biden balks at first chance to raise refugee cap from Trump-era lows

Giffords, congressional Democrats call for action on gun reform bills

5 gun bills – 3 from Democrats – are on different paths in the Arizona Legislature

Buttigieg: Indian Country investment a priority of infrastructure plan

Biden cites infrastructure needs in Arizona, other states, to push plan

New restrictions on sex education advance to House

Advocates call on Biden to ‘tear down this wall,’ repair border damage

Report: Arizona a ‘shining example’ for Democrats wooing Latino voters

Ducey orders Arizona businesses to reopen, calls for end of local mask mandates

House OKs ERA bill, Violence Against Women Act in Women’s History Month

House OKs bills easing path to citizenship for undocumented residents

Judge: Tape shows Chansley’s ‘detachment from reality’ in riot defense

Senate makes history with vote confirming Haaland as Interior secretary

Biden insists border’s closed, unveils plan to halt migrants at source

Sinema faces blowback for minimum wage vote; long-term damage unclear

Supreme Court hears Arizona voting law case with national implications

Zoom gives Arizonans a voice at Capitol, but getting to speak isn’t that simple

House passes LGBTQ rights bill; critics say it tramples religious rights

Judge tells lawmakers Arizona federal courts are overloaded, overworked

Senators press Capitol police on security breakdowns before Jan. 6 riot

State of tribal nations ‘strong’ despite crises, but feds need to help


Arizona efforts to boost electric cars get so-so grades in new reports

Three influential Arizonans share their goals and challenges – and their inspiration

Masks off: Bill would allow Arizona businesses to ignore city, county mandates

‘ESAs are merely a Band-Aid’: Arizona education advocates oppose bill to expand school vouchers

Report: Arizona continues to trail other states in higher-ed support

Sinema, Kelly vote to convict, as Senate acquits Trump of incitement

Court: Holiday did not give Arizona voter an extra day to register

1 in 4 Arizonans still insist Trump won, as second impeachment begins

The realism of imitation firearms: Who benefits and who suffers?

Arizona gets grades from failing to ‘OK-ish’ for anti-tobacco efforts

Hobbs, other state officials discuss 2020 election ‘conspiracy circus’

Supreme Court halts hearings on Trump border cases after Biden reversals

Arizona mayors join plea for $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill with city aid

Hobbs calls for expanded voting rights, blasts GOP election proposals

Arizonans prepare for a March for Life with no marching, more surfing

Advocates, lawmakers hail Biden pledge to respect tribal sovereignty

Dreamers in Arizona have mixed feelings about Biden’s immigration plan

Border wall foes hail order halting project, but say it’s only first step

Flurry of Biden orders on COVID-19 raise some doubts, but more hopes

Biden’s path to citizenship for immigrants could face an uphill battle

Trump pardons former Rep. Rick Renzi for fraud, extortion convictions

Distant but devoted, Biden supporters gear up for virtual inauguration

Washington in unprecedented lockdown days before Biden’s inauguration

Officials prep for possible inauguration protests at Arizona Capitol

Arizona lawmakers split as Trump impeached by House for a second time

House votes on removing, possibly impeaching Trump after mob attacks

Arizona lawmakers split on party lines over challenges to electoral votes

Trump makes way in at least one part of Washington – souvenir shops

Not the ‘blue wave’ they hoped for, but Democrats made gains in 2020

Democrats pass independents, can’t overtake GOP in voter registration

After years of lowered refugee admissions, Biden plans sharp reversal

Biden firm on uranium-mining ban around ‘jewel’ of the Grand Canyon

Tribal leaders optimistic about Biden; Haaland nomination a good start

After four years of tumult, businesses hopeful for Biden trade policy

Biden’s work cut out for him in plan to undo Trump immigration policy

6 Arizonans discuss the impact Ruth Bader Ginsburg had on their lives

High-stakes races sparked high-dollar giving by Arizona voters in 2020

Safe Bet

As legal challenges continue to fall, Biden electors set to meet, vote

Three Arizona tribal leaders on diverse slate of 11 electoral voters

House calls: Arizona lawmakers land in COVID-19 quarantine more often

Pandemic, Trump and racism drive voter turnout in some tribal communities

What to know about open carry gun laws in Arizona

Kelly takes oath, casts first vote as Arizona’s newest senator

52% of young adults now live at home – the highest rate in 80 years

State leaders deride daylong rehash of rejected voting irregularities

Census: Not sure it can exclude migrants, but wants to be left to try

Proposition 207: What happens before recreational marijuana becomes legal in Arizona?

Kelly already playing part of senator ahead of next week’s swearing-in

That’s awkward: Trump touts Arizona election review that won’t happen

After weeks of fighting, ballot counting may be near finish in Arizona

Another judge dismisses another GOP suit over election, ballot count

Judge promises quick decision in latest Arizona GOP attack on election

In emotional Senate farewell, McSally thanks voters, wishes Kelly well

Ducey acts to reduce COVID risks from Thanksgiving travelers and winter visitors

Ballot count complete, but Republicans press ahead with challenges

Trump backers take their turn, crowding Washington streets in protest

As it drops one challenge, GOP files new suit over election returns

McSally concedes to Kelly, capping costly and high-profile Senate race

Youth advocacy groups kept voters safe and informed on Election Day

Trump’s voting irregularity claims get cold reception in court hearing

Trump lawsuit targets Maricopa vote count, as gap with Biden narrows

Biden claims ‘clear victory’ as Arizonans await final vote counts in razor-thin election

Tipirneni concedes to Schweikert in District 6, as incumbents sweep

Schweikert takes, expands lead, but Tipirneni vows to continue fight

Social media disinformation tactics that attempted to deceive Arizonans in the 2020 elections

Each Election Day, voters with disabilities combat barriers to cast ballots

Arizona’s renewable energy future at play in Corporation Commission races

Vote counting anxiety rises as Trump-Biden race tightens in Arizona

Some Maricopa County races narrow, flip as counting continues

Hot races, new battleground status make Phoenix tops for political ads

Hobbs learns Sharpie ballot rumor, like marker’s ink, is hard to erase

Is ‘wave’ permanent? That’s a political question, not a hairstyle

‘Long time coming’: Latino voters help flip Arizona, tighten key races

As most House members head to reelection, Schweikert trails Tipirneni

Proposition 208 on path to victory; would provide school funds that legislators have not

Kelly leads McSally after high-profile, high-cost campaign for Senate

Arizona on path to approve Prop 207 to legalize marijuana, clear criminal records

Officials ‘braced for the worst,’ but report little voter intimidation

Maricopa County voters lean toward Democrats for sheriff, county attorney

Blue wave in the Grand Canyon State: Biden, Kelly projected winners as Arizona takes center stage in 2020

Party? Hardly. COVID-19 puts a damper on post-election celebrations

Campaign donors gladly put their money where candidates’ mouths are

Election updates: Voters defy COVID, misgivings to make their voices heard

What’s at stake in Arizona’s 2020 election

Elections and chill: Officials temper hopes for election-night returns

Arizona officials expect crowded polls, but hope for smooth final day

Arizona collegiate athletes speak out on importance of voting

Cities, police brace for possible unrest after heated election

Arizona voters have already cast a record 2.3 million early ballots

Voters, officials prepare for possible intimidation at the polls

Trump support among Latinos steady; still trails Democrats by far

Corporation Commission: Affordable, reliable utilities a priority for Lea Márquez Peterson

Corporation Commission: Jim O’Connor looks to stand up to utilities companies

Corporation Commission: Eric Sloan wants a ‘fair deal’ for Arizona ratepayers

Corporation Commission: Bill Mundell aims to make Arizona solar capital of the world

Corporation Commission: Anna Tovar wants to ensure renewable energy is affordable

Corporation Commission: Shea Stanfield hopes to turn Arizona blue and green

7 common mistakes to avoid when voting (no, don’t mail that ballot)

As COVID-19 cases surge anew, some towns lift mask mandates

Arizona’s status as a toss-up gives voters clout, draws Trump, Harris

Voters at Gila River Arena among million-plus in county to cast early ballots

#ChalkTheVote: Arizona families hit the sidewalks to encourage voting

Air Trump: Cost of trips to campaign events still hard to pin down

Arizona senators split as divided Senate puts Barrett on Supreme Court

Judicial Performance Review is a tool for Arizona voters, but it’s not often used

Trump cites Arizona’s success fighting COVID-19, as cases resume rise

Judge denies early Pascua Yaqui voting site, ending years-long feud

Maricopa County Sheriff: Paul Penzone wants to build more trust in law enforcement

Maricopa County Sheriff: Jerry Sheridan wants to repair law enforcement’s relationship with the public

U.S. House, District 9: Dave Giles emphasizes individual freedom in bid for Congress

U.S. House, District 9: COVID-19 relief package, climate change are top priorities for Greg Stanton

Friday is deadline to request mail ballot, arrange for remote voting from hospitals, nursing homes

U.S. House, District 8: Michael Muscato looks to revive economy, put people over party

U.S. House, District 8: Debbie Lesko applauds COVID-19 response, backs law enforcement

McSally heaps praise on Barrett on eve of first confirmation vote

GOP expects Schweikert to hold off challenger; analysts aren’t so sure

U.S. House, District 7: Arizona should have trusted the people on COVID-19, Josh Barnett says

U.S. House, District 7: Ruben Gallego cites climate change, Native issues as key

U.S. House, District 6: Independent Tom Lewellen says repairing Social Security, Medicare are top issues

U.S. House, District 6: Hiral Tipirneni touts her health care experience, focuses on economic security

U.S. House, District 6: David Schweikert focused on border security, business taxes, slowing COVID-19

U.S. House, District 5: Andy Biggs stands against abortion, gun control

U.S. House, District 5: Joan Greene faults COVID-19 response, touts health care as economic key

U.S. House, District 4: Federal ‘overbearance’ is our biggest problem, Paul Gosar says

U.S. House, District 4: Affordable, accessible health care is top priority for Delina DiSanto

Trump stops in Prescott, Tucson draw GOP crowds, Democratic jeers

Arizona Senate race breaks record, pulling in whopping $133.7 million

Supreme Court to hear Trump plan to use Pentagon funds for border wall

NAU linebacker has spotlight in Biden ad during Monday Night Football

Giles joins mayors questioning reliability of shortened census count

U.S. House, District 3: School choice, illegal immigration top issues for Daniel Wood

U.S. House, District 3: Raul Grijalva says change requires investment in people

U.S. House, District 2: Brandon Martin wants secure borders, in-person voting

U.S. House, District 2: Ann Kirkpatrick puts health care at forefront

Court: Mailed Navajo ballots should not get extra time to be counted

Rush to register voters is on after court shortens registration window

Groups mount ‘all hands’ push to count people with Census cut short

Glendale homeowners association orders removal of Black Lives Matter sign

Arizona faces back-to-back court hearings with weeks to Election Day

Proposition 208 proposes income surtax on high earners to fund education

U.S. House, District 1: Tom O’Halleran calls for unity, more information on COVID-19

U.S. House, District 1: Tiffany Shedd focuses on border security, tax cuts, health care

Proposition 207 would legalize recreational marijuana for those 21 or older

U.S. Senate: Martha McSally sets sights on economic comeback

U.S. Senate: Mark Kelly committed to bipartisanship, investing in Arizona’s future

Biden, Harris get on the bus for small businesses in Arizona

Kayla Mueller’s story featured in debate, recalled in Phoenix event

Pence draws contrasts between Biden, Trump at campaign event in Peoria

Sen. McSally, Mark Kelly clash over issues ranging from COVID-19 to border security in Senate debate

voting rights ambassador registering students to vote

Advocates rush to register voters after judge extends deadline 18 days

Maricopa official confident polls will run smoothly as early voting starts

Court blocks order giving voters more time to fix unsigned mail ballots

Sierra, in Hopkins ICU, becomes fourth state lawmaker hit by COVID-19

McSally begins Spanish-language ads in Senate race, well behind Kelly

Swipe right on 2020 election: Groups vie for young Arizona voters in new ways

Supreme Court to review Arizona voting laws overturned as discriminatory

Judge blocks ‘unlawful’ plan to end Census Monday; Arizona still lags

Trump COVID-19 diagnosis scrambles Arizona events; Biden still to visit

Hydroxychloroquine’s effectiveness still debated after Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis

Citizenship Rush

Judge halts fee hike that would have nearly doubled cost of citizenship

No ‘proud’ moment: Reaction to Trump gaffe goes from dismay to distress

Democrats pounce on Trump income tax story, renew calls for transparency

Arizona’s lack of mental health care providers comes into focus as COVID-19 increases depression, anxiety

Navajo drives unite two goals: COVID-19 relief and upping census participation

Court says House can sue White House over funds diverted to border wall

Alone among Democrats, Sinema stays silent on GOP Supreme Court push

‘It’s about humanity’: Vigil honors Dion Johnson, other Black victims of police violence

With clock ticking – and state lagging – Census court fight continues

COVID-19 in Arizona: Ducey says state will remain open, prepare for fall

COVID-19 not top health concern of voters in Arizona, other battlegrounds

California will allow former inmates to have records expunged so they can fight fires

What recent polls can tell us about the Arizona Senate race

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Maricopa official: Disinformation poses threat to election security

Admirers line up to pay respects to Ginsburg, a ‘lion of equality’

This is how voting by mail will look in Arizona in November

Movement to defund police gains urgency in Arizona

State trooper who killed Dion Johnson will not face charges, county attorney says

Ginsburg’s decades on high court included numerous Arizona rulings

Push to replace Ginsburg renews focus on high-stakes Arizona race

‘We get more followers in times of crisis’: As pandemic limits in-person action, activism goes digital

Arizonan on Trump’s short list for Supreme Court has low profile

Arizona users shrug at U.S. ban on TikTok, WeChat as Chinese spy tools

Repeated Trump, Pence visits cement Arizona’s status as a battleground

From showdown to stalemate, Pascua Yaqui voting site feud continues

Arizona officials work to boost census responses with time running out

Tribe rushes to beat use-or-lose deadline on COVID-19 relief funds

Report: Arizona teens paid to file social media posts for campaigns

Ivanka Trump stumps for father, attends business roundup hosted by Ducey

As polls show him trailing in Arizona, Trump stops in Phoenix to woo Latino voters

System could help tribal members past – one – voter registration hurdle

Bye-bye bipartisanship: Unity after 9/11 attacks is a relic in 2020

As workers call for aid, Senate again stalls on COVID-19 relief bill

Phoenix city manager rejects Black Lives Matter street mural near arena

Coconino official joins plea for continued federal support of rural counties

Report: Arizona had highest ‘housing loss’ rate; more evictions coming

Trump faces criticism on remarks about service members, Arizona Sen. John McCain

Coyotes’ Gila River Arena will be used as voting center for General Election

Arizona bars reopen amid COVID-19 guidelines

Tribe renews voting site push, sets up showdown with Pima recorder

Native youth navigate complex, contradictory jurisdictions

‘Super-predator’ legacy: How children end up in the adult justice system

Schweikert, Biggs rally Republican crowd during convention watch party

COVID-19 work-arounds are silver linings for homeless programs

Kayla Mueller’s parents at RNC praise Trump, remember slain daughter

Loyalty points: Ducey heads to White House for Trump acceptance speech

Homeless workers face heightened risks in the pandemic

‘Angel Mom’ stirs up devil of a furor over anti-Semitic tweet

Politics and bedfellows: Nez, Lizer address Democratic, GOP conventions

Months later, communities still await federal aid for the homeless

Flake, Kolbe join former GOP lawmakers backing Biden over Trump

Arizona delegates fall in line as GOP unanimously renominates Trump

Republicans defend Postal Service, accuse Democrats of scare tactics

COVID-19 is a ‘crisis within a crisis’ for homeless people

Latinos criticize lack of prominent roles at Democratic convention

Postal Service cuts already being felt in Arizona, raise election fears

Whose party is it?: Democrats cite Republican support for Biden

Thousands in Arizona join virtual watch parties of virtual convention

Choir gave Arizona native chance to sing at convention – and much more

Digital Democrats: Delegates miss camaraderie, but stay focused on goal

Trump visits border for second time since June; Democrats blast visit

Arizona teacher gets turn in spotlight, as Democrats officially nominate Biden

Navajo president speaks at convention as one of Democrat’s ‘rising stars’

Arizonans share health care struggles in Democratic convention speeches

A convention without convening: Democrats open virtual nominating event

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Hispanic Democrats identify Arizona as a battleground state in 2020 elections

Schweikert admits House ethics violations, agrees to reprimand, $50,000 fine

With little guidance, schools offer range of ‘pandemic schooling’ plans

DHS halts DACA applications, shortens renewals as program is ‘reconsidered’

Testing increases, demand and result times inconsistent

Confederate monuments removed in Arizona amid broader push

COVID-19 in Arizona: Ducey asks Congress for employment support

Hobbs confident safeguards in place for smooth, secure Aug. 4 primary

Critics: Trump order to exclude undocumented migrants in census will fail

Court rejects long-simmering challenge to Proposition 123 school funding

Arizonans recall John Lewis, heap tributes on late civil rights leader

COVID-19 in Arizona: Ducey extends eviction moratorium until Oct. 31

House panel told deaths of children in CBP custody could have been prevented

Hoffman ‘not optimistic’ schools will be ready for Aug. 17 in-person reopening

Democrats climate plan signals shift toward environmental justice

How Arizona’s COVID-19 pandemic unfolded: A timeline

Biggs joins White House push to reopen schools; educators push back

COVID-19 in Arizona: Ducey stays the course despite intense criticism he hasn’t done enough

COVID-19 in Arizona: State leads U.S. in growth of new cases, analysis says

COVID-19 in Arizona: State surpasses 100,000 cases

Bombs bursting online: Towns work to balance fireworks, COVID-19 safety

Arizona business leaders have high hopes as USMCA takes effect

‘Help is on the way’: Pence makes house call to Arizona amid COVID-19 surge

Responding to surge, Ducey orders bars, theaters closed, delays school reopening

Arizona elections officials defend mail-in voting after Trump’s criticism

Arizona lawmakers split on party lines as House passes police reform bill

Williams joins chiefs, mayors seeking ways to improve police-community relations

COVID-19 in Arizona: Ducey stands firm on staying open, urges Arizonans to ‘do the right thing’

COVID-19 in Arizona: 79 deaths sets record for single-day reporting

Trump tours, touts border wall; critics blast his ‘little pep rally’ in midst of pandemic

Immigration advocates criticize Trump’s new visa restrictions

Trump in Yuma to mark 216 miles of border wall, still a work in progress

COVID-19 in Arizona: Phoenix mayor says mask requirements won’t be enforced at Trump rally

COVID-19 in Arizona: Phoenix City Council votes to mandate masks

Census field workers back on Navajo Nation, with work cut out for them

Ducey recommends mask use, tells cities and counties to make and enforce local rules

COVID-19 in Arizona: Medical professionals urge mask mandate

COVID-19 in Arizona: Native American communities hit harder than some states, research finds

Mayors: COVID-19 followed by second ‘pandemic’ of police relations

Ducey says state will keep reopening despite surge in COVID-19 cases

Floyd’s brother testifies to House, as lawmakers debate best way forward

Arizona Democrats among those backing sweeping police reform bill

Phoenix Council OKs budget with $3 million for new police review office

Phoenix Council rejects plan to boost funds for police oversight

GOP eyeing new convention sites, raising hopes of Arizona officials

Arizona lawmakers see Trump pledge to deploy troops as a promise – or a threat

‘I can’t breathe’: Protesters take to the streets of Phoenix

Phoenix officials issue warning to protesters: Officers will not tolerate criminal activity

Mayors glad to get COVID-19 relief funding, wish it had arrived sooner

COVID-19 in Arizona: Schools and youth sports to reopen; death toll at 857

Cities, counties to get $441 million in direct COVID-19 relief funds

Mexico changes renewable energy rules, citing COVID-19 pandemic

Report: Treasury formula for COVID-19 funding shortchanges some tribes

Buckeye bumped from top spot; Valley cities still post big population gains

Scottsdale mayor says COVID-19 hurt U.S. ‘psyche’ along with economy

No pressing the flesh, but candidates learn to campaign under COVID-19

State taking steps to reopen economy, but reviving it could take years

Trump’s Phoenix trip first in weeks, as he aims to ‘move around’ more

COVID-19 in Arizona: Trump to visit Phoenix mask maker during Ducey stay-home order

Plan to ‘revive’ uranium mining called unneeded, unwanted by advocates

COVID-19 in Arizona: Mayors will await governor’s lead on reopening state

Upstart head start: Some challengers better funded than incumbents

COVID-19 in Arizona: Testing allowed for more people under new guidelines

House OKs $484 billion in COVID-19 relief, loans could go out this week

COVID-19 in Arizona: Elective surgeries to resume, despite projected peak in mid-May

Critics say Trump order on immigration does little but stir up anxiety

President Trump sits in Oval Office, reading a printed memo.

More questions than answers to Trump threat of immigration suspension

COVID-19 in Arizona: Ducey ‘cautiously optimistic’ about reopening next month, single-day death toll hits a record 21

COVID-19 in Arizona: Protesters demand that Arizona reopen; experts say far more testing is needed first

Tribal leaders struggle against ‘very slow’ allocation of COVID-19 aid

Businesses hurry up and wait, as relief funds dry up, new fund stalls

Trump taps three Arizona lawmakers for ‘opening America again’ group

Arizona Supreme Court, coping with COVID-19, hears first case via video

COVID-19 in Arizona: State to provide antibody tests to first responders, add drive-thrus for public

COVID-19 in Arizona: Navajo leaders exposed to illness; state to get 100 ventilators from FEMA stockpile

Sanders drops out, but Arizona supporters say they are still in the fight

COVID-19 in Arizona: Two inmates test positive; state gets a ‘C’ in social distancing

Rx for a feud: Ducey COVID-19 treatment order splits health officials

COVID-19 in Arizona: Immigration employees test positive, small-business evictions halted