The six-term congressman has consistently downplayed the violent and deadly insurrection by supporters of former President Donald Trump.
A federal investigation launched last week into the private firm that was contracted to do the audit of Maricopa County's 2020 election results.
Two Democrats and three Republican lawmakers have thrown their hat into the ring to be Arizona’s new chief elections officer.
As recorder, Fontes expanded options for early voting, cut down on long wait times, and made voting more accessible.
Hobbs has repeatedly pushed back against misinformation surrounding the 2020 election, and has been a vocal critic of the GOP-led audit of the election.
The proposed tax cut would result in about a $1.5 billion reduction in tax revenues next year – revenues that local governments are heavily reliant on.
Despite insistences from former President Donald Trump, elections officials nationwide have found no evidence of widespread voter fraud.