Arizona Elections

Arizona Sen. Martha McSally has a challenger in the upcoming Republican primaries for an Arizona U.S. Senate seat. Ann Griffin told a crowd this week the Republican Party is not the party she signed up for in the 1970s.
President Donald Trump is pushing Mexico to stop Central American immigrants from arriving to the border by threatening to impose tariffs on Mexican imports. And the Mexican president is calling for dialogue, while sending a committee to Washington.
May 31, 2019
The Arizona Legislature adjourned Tuesday morning, and that means several bills died before they could get a formal vote.
May 31, 2019
President Donald Trump threatened on Twitter to impose a 5 percent tariff on Mexican goods if the flux of immigrants towards the border wasn’t stopped. But meanwhile, the Mexican government is about to ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).
May 31, 2019
President Donald Trump’s threatened tariffs against Mexican imports quickly drew sharp criticism from some Arizona business leaders.
May 31, 2019
In recent weeks KJZZ has reported on a bitter dispute over imported Mexican tomatoes as well as a massive threatened strike in Sonora, Mexico, the state to Arizona's south. To get the latest we've got Murphy Woodhouse on the line from our Fronteras Desk in Sonora's capital, Hermosillo.
May 30, 2019
In a tough election period, Janet Napolitano came on the scene and was elected the state’s attorney general in 1999. She then narrowly won the race for governor in 2002 before being re-elected in a 2006 landslide.
May 30, 2019
Arizona lawmakers worked through the night over the holiday weekend to pass a nearly $12 billion budget, one that drew criticism from Democrats and many teachers involved in the #RedForEd Movement.
May 30, 2019
If you plan to make a new kung fu movie, you’re in luck! It’s now legal to possess nunchucks in Arizona. Also, if you’re on the go, make sure to not text and drive.
May 29, 2019
Within the span of two weeks this March, three people who had earlier been affected by gun violence died by suicide.
May 29, 2019
As lawmakers finalized the state budget late into the night over the holiday weekend, there were — once again — teachers wearing red watching from the gallery. But, instead of thousands, there were dozens — no marching band, no chants or megaphones.
May 29, 2019
Special prosecutor Robert Mueller made his first public statements Wednesday morning about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 elections.
May 29, 2019
Gov. Doug Ducey has signed an executive order that creates a task force to review Arizona’s laws on how well they protect children against sexual abuse.
May 28, 2019
Four in 10 rural Americans say they have problems paying for medical bills, housing or food.
May 28, 2019
The Trump administration earlier this month unveiled a proposal to rework the country’s immigration system. Among other provisions, it would put a higher priority on high-skilled workers than those with family members already in the U.S.
May 28, 2019
Michigan Congressman Justin Amash recently became the first, and so far, only Congressional Republican to call for President Trump’s impeachment.
May 28, 2019
The Show regularly checks in with Editorial Board of the Arizona Republic to talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
May 28, 2019
The battle over flight noise from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport continues — now in Scottsdale.
May 28, 2019
Just before 1 in the morning on Tuesday, the legislature adjourned its session, shortly after approving a new state budget.
May 28, 2019
The Arizona budget includes $386 million in tax and fee cuts. Democrats fought against the tax cuts, saying the state should use the money to pay for education, highways, housing and other priorities.
May 28, 2019
Rejecting complaints from Democrats, Arizona Senate Republicans voted late Friday to add a series of new requirements that have to be met by people proposing their own laws and constitutional amendments.
May 27, 2019

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