Stories tagged: "2022 elections"


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Hobbs Presses Steadily Toward Transition, Even as Challenges Swirl

Gov.-elect Katie Hobbs pressed on toward a transition Wednesday as aides laid out the incoming administration’s priorities and promised she will be “a governor for all Arizonans.”

FILE - An election worker gathers tabulated ballots to be boxed inside the Maricopa County Recorders Office on Nov. 10, 2022, in Phoenix. A second Republican-controlled Arizona county on Monday, Nov. 21, delayed certifying the results of this month's election as a protest against voting issues in Maricopa County that some GOP officials have blamed for their losses in top races including the contest for governor. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
Cochise, Mohave Counties Delay Certifying Election as Right-Wing Conspiracy Theories Fly

A second Republican-controlled Arizona county on Monday delayed certifying the results of this month's election as a protest against voting issues in Maricopa County.

Former President Donald Trump greets supporters after announcing a third run for president at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022. Former first lady Melania Trump is at right. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Donald Trump, Who Incited a Deadly Insurrection, Announces 2024 Presidential Campaign

Trump’s campaign for another term has been long expected, but in the aftermath of last week’s historically bad midterm results, some Republicans are scrambling to find an alternative to their standard bearer. 

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Meme Roundup: Kari Lake Gets Roasted for Loss to Katie Hobbs

Arizonans—including Meghan McCain—had fun roasting Kari Lake after her loss to Katie Hobbs. 

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Katie Hobbs to Be Arizona’s Next Governor

The former social worker said she’ll use the power of the veto to prevent state Republicans from enacting laws further restricting abortion and voting rights.

Adrian Fontes in 2017 (Photo by Gage Skidmore)
Democrat Adrian Fontes Will Be Arizona’s Next Secretary of State

Former Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes will be Arizona’s next secretary of state, keeping the post away from Republicans for at least the next four years. 

US Sen. Mark Kelly of Arizona (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
Democrat Mark Kelly Wins Reelection to US Senate in Arizona

US Sen. Mark Kelly will represent Arizona in the US Senate for the next six years, winning reelection and earning his first full term.