Stories tagged: "voting"


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Pima County Recorder Refuses to Reopen Voting Center for Pascua Yaqui Tribe

County officials authorized an emergency voting site for the tribe, but the recorder’s office says they have no plans to open a new polling place.

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Are You Bilingual? This Group Wants You to Be a Poll Worker.

Mi Familia Vota organization is joining other groups across the U.S. in trying to persuade younger people to work at polling places, especially those who are bilingual.

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Growing Number Arizona Republicans Backing Biden Due to Trump’s Fiscal Irresponsibility, Disrespectful Attitude

Republicans hope to plant in 45,618 “Republicans for Biden” signs in Arizona, to represent half of Trump’s margin of victory in the state in 2016.

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Where Marijuana, Prison Reform, Education, and Health Care Initiatives Stand on the Ballot

At least one voter initiative is headed to the Arizona Supreme Court, where judges will be asked to rule on allowing the proposition on the November ballot.

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Here Are the Biggest Takeaways From Tuesday’s Primary Election

Arizona voters turned out in near-record numbers for Tuesday's primary election — and will be asked to turn out again for the General Election on Nov. 3.

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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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How the Pandemic Changed the Way We Vote

Over one million absentee ballots were mailed in Maricopa County, and elections officials have devised many ways for voters to safely cast their ballots.