PHOENIX — Saying he is not willing to maintain a dual registration system, Secretary of State Ken Bennett is asking the court to order the federal Election Assistance Commission to modify its voter registration forms to demand proof of citizenship.
Call it the Hassle Maxim:
PHOENIX — Two state officials filed suit Wednesday in a bid to force the federal Election Assistance Commission to let Arizona add a requirement for proof of citizenship to that agency’s voter registration form.
PHOENIX - Arizona is renewing its bid to let election officials demand proof of citizenship from everyone registering to vote, paving the way for yet another lawsuit.
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne
PHOENIX - Saying federal law trumps state, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 on Monday that Arizona cannot demand proof of citizenship from individuals who use a federal voter registration form.
PHOENIX — Arizona cannot demand proof of citizenship from individuals who use a federal voter registration form, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled this morning.
It's never too early to look ahead to the 2014 election, right? I know, I know: The results from Tuesday's election aren't even in yet. But, what the heck, it never hurts to peek ahead.
PHOENIX - The U.S. Supreme Court will consider how far Arizona - and other states - can go in requiring voters to prove citizenship when registering.
PHOENIX — The U.S. Supreme Court agreed this morning to consider how far Arizona — and other states — can go in requiring voters to prove citizenship when registering.
The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 6 general election is Tuesday at midnight.
We've got to hand it to Priscilla Storm, VP of Public Policy at Diamond Ventures, for moderating a tough candidates forum for the Jewish Federation on Monday.
Maggie Sanderson, facing, registered to vote with the help of the League of Women Voters SaddleBrooke unit. Mary Britton, left, and Brenda McBride, far right, helped Sanderson Monday at the Dewhirst-Catalina Library.
While some folks are content to sit around and complain about low voter turnout, the women of the SaddleBrooke unit of the League of Women Voters of Greater Tucson are out to do something about it.
Even though today is a primary election day, independent voters who didn’t request an early ballot can still cast their votes at a polling place.
PHOENIX - A federal judge has given state and county election officials until the end of the month to comply with a court order to make sure alternate voter registration forms are readily available - forms that do not require proof of citizenship.
It's that time again, Southern Arizona voters.
Jim Sanchez hasn't been to a polling place in years. But he doesn't miss an election. That's because he's part of a growing number of Southern Arizonans who cast their votes by mail-in early ballots.