The Trump faction of the Republican Party appeared poised for a string of wins in Arizona’s GOP primary races as initial results rolled in on Tuesday, but the top Trump-endorsed candidate for state office was losing.
Incumbent far-right Republican Wendy Rogers was beating fellow incumbent Republican Kelly Townsend in the district seven primary this evening, according to initial election results.
Gov. Doug Ducey’s endorsement of Beau Lane, an experienced advertising executive who’s running for secretary of state, illustrates a choice that Republican voters are faced with in several primary races this year, between a Trump-endorsed candidate and a more traditional conservative.
The Fiscal Year 2023 budget is now law.
The Senate passed a bill on Thursday morning to criminalize filming police activity within eight feet despite constitutional concerns.