Stories tagged: "2020 Elections"


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More Than 10,000 Arizonans Left the GOP in January

January was a tumultuous month for the Arizona GOP between the Capitol insurrection censure of three prominent members, and the impeachment trial. More than 10,000 Arizona Republicans left the party in January — a historic month marked by the insurrection of the US Capitol, an impeachment trial, and the censure of three prominent Republicans.  According...

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Arizona Political Donations Nearly Doubled for 2020 Elections

The surge in giving was driven by unusually high interest in the presidential and Senate races and Arizona’s newfound status as a battleground state. Arizonans were heavily invested in this fall’s elections in more ways than one, donating a total of at least $110 million to support candidates and high-profile ballot initiatives. That was a...

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How Maricopa County Elections Went From DOJ Investigation in 2016 to Smooth Sailing in 2020

Under Adrian Fontes, Maricopa County elections transformed from problem-plagued debacles to successful even during a global pandemic.

The Last Arizona County Finalizes Election Tally. Biden Has Won Arizona.

Elected leaders in the last Arizona county to certify results signed off on their tally, setting the stage for state leaders to formalize Biden's win.

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You Don’t Have to Go Through Election Night Alone. Find Your Squad With These Livestreams.

Watch the votes tally with others at a virtual election night party, or take a break from politics with an alternative event like a cocktail demo.

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A Timeline of Arizona’s Long History of Early Voting

This is the first year many states are allowing voters to mail in their ballots, an option Arizona voters have enjoyed since the '90s.

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Arizona AG Wants to Pause Ruling That Allows More Time to Remedy Unsigned Ballots

Just over 3,000 early ballots returned during the 2016 general election were rejected for not having a signature.