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28-Year-Old Phoenician Volunteers to Work Polls to Protect Older Arizonans

Most poll workers in Arizona are retirees in their 60s and 70s who are at elevated risk for COVID-19, so younger volunteers are stepping up to help.

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Forgot to Sign Your Early Ballot? You Now Have Five Days to Fix It

Voters who didn't sign their ballot before mailing it in now have five days to remedy the situation but must do so by 7 p.m. on Election Day.

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Arizona Officials Raise Hell About the Trump Administration Undermining the Postal Service

It took just a few days for Democratic leaders to start investigating changes at the USPS that could suppress millions of votes in the upcoming election.

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It’s Election Day and You’ve Still Got Your Ballot. Here’s How to Get Your Vote Counted.

While the deadline to mail back absentee ballots has passed, there are still a number of ways Arizonans can cast their vote today.

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Arizona Asks Younger People to Sign Up as Poll Workers to Save Seniors

The risk of catching COVID-19 at a polling place has left some county elections departments struggling to find poll workers.

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COVID Cases Are Rising Across Arizona. Yet Rep. Bolick Still Opposes Mail-In Voting.

Bolick has joined a task force that aims to purge voter rolls and stop ballots from being automatically mailed to voters.