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GOP write-in candidates face steep challenges in Corp Comm campaign

BY: - May 19, 2020

Two Republicans have filed to run as write-in candidates for the Arizona Corporation Commission, but face a difficult path as they seek to ensure that the GOP doesn’t concede a seat on the powerful regulatory body to the Democrats.

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Monday Musings: The end of lengthy vote-counting in Arizona?

BY: - March 2, 2020

The last several election nights have been very frustrating. Why? Because tons of votes couldn’t be counted and we had to wait days to know the outcome of close races. 

Ex-regulator Forese now lobbying Corp Comm for a water company

BY: - February 28, 2020

Former Corporation Commissioner Tom Forese spent four years in the regulatory body’s building on Jefferson Street. A little more than a year out of office, he’s returning to his old digs – this time as a lobbyist.

Former Dem lawmaker who left office amid scandal seeks old seat

BY: - September 18, 2019

A former Democratic lawmaker whose short tenure was marred by controversy over a violent remark about a female colleague and campaign finance problems is attempting a comeback – but he’ll have to take care of tens of thousands of dollars in unpaid fines before his name will be allowed on the ballot.