Stories tagged: "boyer"


FILE - The Arizona House of Representatives gather during a legislative session Wednesday, April 6, 2011, at the Capitol in Phoenix. Arizona Legislature voted to ban gender-reassignment surgery for minors and sends bill to Republican Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday, March 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
Despite a Majority in the Legislature, Republicans Fail to Pass Many Restrictive Voting Laws

Voting proposals from Democrats, on the other hand, include automatic and same-day voter registration, opening more early voting locations, and implementing a voters’ bill of rights.

side by side photo of Paul Boyer and Michelle Ugenti-Rita
Arizona Senate Votes Down Bill to Audit Every Election

The bill would have appropriated nearly $4 million a year to conduct an audit of elections in Maricopa and Pima counties as well as two randomly selected smaller counties.

Photo by Gage Skidmore
State Republicans Failed to Pass These 6 ‘Bad Policy’ Election Laws

The failed proposals would have added layers of bureaucracy to the election process, such as requiring returned ballots to be sorted by precinct and limiting what pens could be used at polling places.

PHOENIX, AZ - AUGUST 04: Paul and Dottie Hoffman exit after casting their vote during Arizona's primary election at Phoenix Laestadian Lutheran Church on August 4, 2020 in Cave Creek, Arizona. Larger venues have been catered to allow for social distancing as adjustments are made in light of the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images)
Voters in the North Phoenix: Here’s What’s on Your Ballot, and Where You Can Vote

Here are the down-ballot elections voters in LD20 can expect to find on their ballot for the Nov. 3 election, along with a list of voting centers and ballot drop-off locations

The Copper Courier Voter Guide: Arizona’s 20th Legislative District

As part of our efforts to help voters feel informed as the November election approaches, we're creating an overview of local races throughout the state.