Democrat Kyrsten Sinema won Arizona's open U.S. Senate seat Monday in a race that was among the most closely watched in the nation, beating Republican Rep. Martha McSally in the battle to replace GOP Sen. Jeff Flake.
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Democrat special education teacher and political novice Kathy Hoffman has won the race for Arizona superintendent of public instruction, beating an experienced Republican politician.
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Arizona Elections: Sinema, Hoffman Expand Leads
The latest updates are in for races in Arizona that were too close to call on Election Day. Kyrsten Sinema now has a small lead in the race for U.S Senate, and Kathy Hoffman has taken a narrow lead in the Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction race.
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Western Arizona Tribe: We Can Help With Drought Plan
A Native American tribe in western Arizona is offering the state water to help shore up Lake Mead. It would be 50,000 acre-feet of water each year for three years, starting in 2020.
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$3B Spent On Political Ads Nationwide
The biggest winners in the mid-term elections may be the broadcast companies that reaped $3 billion in revenue nationwide over the last nine months.
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U.S. Senate candidate Kyrsten Sinema’s campaign office released a statement saying she will win the race. She now has about a 1.5 percent lead according to the Arizona Secretary of State.
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The Sacramento State Hornets were forced to cancel their home football game against the NAU Lumberjacks this weekend due to smoke in the air.
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