Republican Shelley Kais of Green Valley announced she is exploring a run for Congress in District 2, and she filed candidate paperwork last week.
Democrat Ron Barber and Republican Martha McSally will square off in a debate Tuesday night at the University of Arizona.
(Updated with response from Ron Barber's campaign)
Ron Barber said he’s a Democrat because the party stands up for the disenfranchised and represents a cross-section of ethnicities and religions. GOP lawmakers, in contrast, are a ‘bunch of white guys,’ and the party is one of big business and corporations, he said.
Democrat Ron Barber is up with his first TV ad of the general election campaign, touting his work helping Southern Arizonans avoid foreclosure.
In her first foray into politics following a long career as a fighter pilot in the Air Force, Republican Martha McSally is still learning on the fly about campaign finances.
In a new TV ad, Democrat Matt Heinz accuses his primary opponent, Ron Barber, of contributing to Southern Arizona becoming a “dumping ground” for extremist legislation.
Tucson U.S. Reps. Ron Barber and Raúl Grijalva promised a gathering of Arizona retirees on Tuesday they will protect Social Security.
U.S. Rep. Ron Barber had agreed to debate his challenger in the Congressional District 2 Democratic primary, Matt Heinz.
Democrat Matt Heinz is up with his first TV ad in his bid to unseat U.S. Rep. Ron Barber in the Democratic primary for Congressional District 2.
U.S. Rep. Ron Barber, D-Ariz., will be in Tucson Saturday to meet with constituents.
During the Congressional District 8 special election, U.S. Rep. Ron Barber, D-Ariz., avoided saying if he would have voted for the 2010 health care reform. When pressed about it during a debate, he said he couldn't answer a hypothetical question like that.
Democrats may not have gained as much ground in the new Congressional District 2 as it first appeared.
In somewhat of a surprise announcement, Democrat Ron Barber said Monday he will run for office in the newly drawn Congressional District 2 later this year.
With the Democrats settling on Ron Barber as their candidate for
the special election, a field of contenders is quickly forming to
vie for the Democratic nomination in the new Congressional District
2 later this year.