Kris Kobach, the controversial Secretary of State of Kansas known for designing a largely unconstitutional Arizona immigration law, met with president-elect Donald Trump on Sunday. We now know he was there to discuss his plans for what a department of homeland security might look like under a secretary Kobach and what some of those plans might be. Show More Summary
The Arizona Democratic Party has sued Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan for refusing to extend the state's voter registration deadline by a day even though it fell on a … Click to Continue »
Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan was in the backyard of her home last June when she got a call from her chief of staff. "The first words out of his mouth were, 'Can you sit down?'" Reagan told Mother Jones. He then said that...Show More Summary
Big media news for Hillary Clinton Tuesday night as the Arizona Republic ? which had never in its history endorsed a Democrat for president ? has thrown its endorsement to the former secretary of state, citing her lifetime of never coming across like an impulsive man-baby: “The president commands our nuclear arsenal. Show More Summary
Rose Mofford became Arizona's first woman secretary of state and governor.
With California in the lead, 2016 stands to be the biggest year yet for ending pot prohibition. Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan last week certified a marijuana legalization initiative for the November ballot, setting the stage...Show More Summary
When Secretary of State Michele Reagan put her stamp of approval on petitions bearing 177,000 signatures in Phoenix on Thursday, Arizona became the fifth state to schedule a ballot measure for November on legalizing recreational marijuana—joining...Show More Summary
Az Cap Times: Arizonans who are concerned about Clinton, terrified of Trump and are jittery about Johnson are going to have another choice. Secretary of State Michele Reagan has agreed to put electors for Jill Stein on the Nov. 8 … Continue reading ?
The Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law filed a motion Thursday seeking a preliminary injunction calling for election administration plans to be submitted by the secretary of state and Maricopa County officials.
Release: Today, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (Lawyers’ Committee), Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP and Osborn Maledon, P.A. filed a motion for preliminary injunction, arguing that the Arizona secretary of state and Maricopa County officials should be … Continue reading ?
Plaintiffs’ preliminary injunction briefs in Feldman v. Arizona Secretary of State’s Office, challenging restrictions on provisional voting, polling locations, and the collection of early ballots are here and here. … Continue readin...
Arizona Republic: A Chandler attorney has filed a complaint against Secretary of State Michele Reagan over her decision to not revamp the state’s official election-procedures manual for poll workers ahead of the 2016 primary and general elections. In a letter … Continue reading ?
Arizona Republic: Attorney General Mark Brnovich has appointed a former federal prosecutor to lead the investigation into the Arizona secretary of state’s failure to mail publicity pamphlets in advance of last month’s special election. Michael Morrissey, who worked in the public-integrity unit of … Continue reading ?
When Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach first came to light as the author of Arizona's SB 1070 "papers, please" law, it was clear he was motivated by a deep-seated hatred of people of color. Nothing has happened before or since to change that perception. Show More Summary
The attorney general, representing Secretary of State Michele Reagan, said in a court filing that there were problems with the election and Reagan wants to see them fixed, but state law doesn't allow the legal challenge to proceed. "The...Show More Summary
Arizona welcomes you—unless you are a voter in Maricopa County. (Wing-Chi Poon / CC BY-SA 2.5) The voter controversy in Arizona is intensifying. During a committee hearing at the state capitol in Phoenix this week, Arizona Secretary...Show More Summary
Arizona Capitol Times: Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill that completely rewrites Arizona’s campaign finance laws, including a provision that critics say will open the state up to more dark money in elections. Secretary of State Michele Reagan pushed SB1516 … Continue reading ?
When she campaigned for the office of Arizona secretary of state in 2014, former Republican state Senator Michele Reagan said she intended to dilute the influence of dark money in state politics. She must have known that her party’sShow More Summary
U.S. Uncut: Arizona’s Secretary of State has confirmed that election fraud took place in the Arizona primary on March 22. During yesterday’s testimony at the Arizona state capitol in Phoenix, Secretary of State Michele Reagan was asked what her office … Continue reading ?
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) won Utah’s Democratic presidential caucus Tuesday, defeating former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Idaho also held its Democratic caucus Tuesday, and Arizona held its primary. Clinton led Sanders by over...Show More Summary