Progressive political newcomer Anna Hernandez was successful in overtaking incumbent Rep. César Chávez, D-Phoenix in Legislative District 24, according to the first two nights of election results.
Blake Masters will lead the bid by Republicans to take back control of the U.S. Senate.
Despite going 166 days, the second regular session of Arizona’s 55th Legislature saw generally good attendance from lawmakers in both the House and Senate. Beyond the standouts, however, there were also some exceptions.
State lawmakers have agreed to use the lure of millions of dollars in tax credits in hopes of bringing Hollywood to Arizona.
State representatives voted Wednesday to let any Arizona youngster get state funds to attend a private or parochial school.
An Arizona senator wants to ban children from attending drag queen performances through a last-minute bill.