As recorder, Fontes expanded options for early voting, cut down on long wait times, and made voting more accessible.
January Contreras joined two respected Arizona lawyers with the Arizona Voter Empowerment Task Forceto to discuss election integrity and what voters can do if they are the target of hyper-criminalization while voting.
Vicente Ruiz believes his vote is for his community: artists, family, neighbors, and small business owners.
Megan Brown made the trip early to personally deliver her ballot, feeling “it is one small thing she can do to support the postal service.”
Immigration policy is a major concern for Maria, whose mother is undocumented and is married to a DACA recipient.
Kyle feels his vote will bring a voice to indigenous communities living in the valley and the veteran community—groups he often thinks are invisible.
Eighteen-year-old Jex Haskell believes voting is important for both his generation and his Native American community.