Contributor, Cronkite News
Brooke Newman completed her bachelor’s degree in spring 2021 and expects to graduate next spring with a master’s degree in mass communication. Newman has written for The Arizona Republic, the State Press and AZBigMedia.
Arizona’s congressional incumbents have the advantage of name recognition and fundraising leads. Analysts say they might need both to keep their seats.
Republican, Democratic and Libertarian parties all saw drops in registration from the general election, while unaffiliated voters made strong gains.
Government agencies in Arizona have only distributed 17% of federal funds made available for emergency rental assistance.
Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter was expelled from the legislature after an investigation revealed he had sexually harassed a female lawmaker.
Sen. Mark Kelly reported raising $10.4 million in the first six months of this year, with $7.6 million in cash on hand as of June 30.
A federal investigation launched last week into the private firm that was contracted to do the audit of Maricopa County's 2020 election results.
Republicans blocked a bill on Tuesday that would have extensively expanded voting rights, despite support from Democratic and Independent senators.