Election 2024

Trump to UAW: Endorse me or you won’t have a union

BY: - September 28, 2023

Former President Donald Trump told United Auto Workers leaders Wednesday that they would not have a union if they fail to endorse him in the 2024 presidential election. “They have to endorse Trump, because if they don’t, all they’re doing is committing suicide,” Trump said. UAW President Shawn Fain criticized Trump’s Wednesday night visit to […]

98% of Arizonans will have new elections officials in 2024, report finds

BY: - September 26, 2023

Arizona has lost nearly all of its experienced election officials and 98% of the state will have new officials running elections in 2024 than ran the 2020 elections, a new report found.  The Grand Canyon State has been center stage for election misinformation since 2020, with efforts such as the Arizona Senate Republicans’ “audit” of […]


Why is the AZGOP paying a company tied to a QAnon singer?

BY: - September 25, 2023

The Arizona Republican Party has paid at least $13,000 to a company connected to a legislative district chairwoman who is a full-throated QAnon evangelist, even as the party is struggling so badly to raise money that it can’t pay its bills. It’s unclear why the AZGOP is writing $1,000 checks twice a month to Conservative […]

Anti-democratic moves by state lawmakers raise fears for 2024 election

BY: - September 22, 2023

In Wisconsin, Republican lawmakers are threatening to impeach both the state’s election administrator, who is highly regarded nationally, and a state Supreme Court justice despite a ruling by the state’s judicial commission that the justice had done nothing wrong — effectively nullifying a recent statewide election she won, Democrats say. In North Carolina, a bill […]

Arizona abortion access initiative to start signature gathering 

BY: - September 21, 2023

The initiative seeking to make abortion a fundamental right in the Grand Canyon state has officially launched the signature gathering effort necessary to land on the 2024 ballot.  Reproductive rights advocates gathered Thursday to urge Arizonans to support the campaign for the Arizona Abortion Access Act, which aims to enshrine the procedure as a right […]

Campaign launches to open AZ primary elections

BY: - September 20, 2023

There are more Arizona voters registered with no political party than with either of the two major parties, but primary elections in the Grand Canyon State continue to operate under a two-party system — but a newly launched campaign aiming for a spot on the 2024 ballot seeks to change that.  Dubbed the “Make Elections […]

‘Inevitable they’ll go broke’: The AZGOP’s financial situation gets worse

BY: - September 15, 2023

When Jeff DeWit took the reins of the Arizona Republican Party in January, the party had more than $152,000 in its federal campaign account. Seven months later, the AZGOP has burned through more than 90% of those cash reserves and doesn’t have enough money to pay its bills. The party’s most recent federal campaign finance […]

AZGOP’s senator of the year: 9/11 ‘never added up’ and was an ‘inside job’

BY: - September 12, 2023

On the 22nd anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Tucson Republican state Sen. Justine Wadsack shared a fake transcript from United Flight 93 and liked multiple posts on social media alluding to the events of the day being a “false flag” and an “inside job.”  “It was an inside job, a false flag, to […]

Will the 14th Amendment bar Trump from the Arizona ballot in 2024?

BY: - September 8, 2023

Lawsuits have been filed in three states so far to attempt to keep former President Donald Trump off the ballot in the 2024 presidential election, but at this point, it’s unclear if a suit filed in Arizona will follow.  The suits, including one filed in neighboring Colorado earlier this week, argue that a provision of […]

Effort to recall GOP lawmaker Justine Wadsack fails

BY: - September 5, 2023

A controversial freshman Republican state senator won’t face a recall election, as an effort to force Justine Wadsack to stand for another election before her term ends in 2024 failed to gather enough signatures, backers said Tuesday.  “I applaud every one of our volunteers for the extraordinary work done during the hottest summer on record,” […]

Biden launches AZ ad highlighting high-tech jobs as part of national blitz

BY: - September 4, 2023

Joe Biden launched his first Arizona-specific ad for his 2024 re-election campaign on Monday focusing on how his economic agenda has brought high-paying and manufacturing jobs to the Grand Canyon State. Arizona was key to Joe Biden’s victory in 2020, and his 10,000-vote victory over Donald Trump was the second-closest battleground state Biden won that […]

Republicans clash over presidential primary election plans

BY: - September 1, 2023

The Arizona Republican Party is refusing to call a meeting to consider opting out of the state-run 2024 Presidential Preference Election, outraging the Maricopa County Republican Party, which last week called at the AZGOP to run its own presidential primary election.  The deadline for parties to opt out of the state-run election is 5 p.m […]