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Tuesday, May 21, 2024 | Back issues
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Arizona candidates

PHOENIX — The Arizona Supreme Court declined to prevent three Republicans from appearing on the August 2022 primary election ballot. Plaintiffs claim the lawmakers — state Representative Mark Finchem, U.S. Representative Paul Gosar and U.S. Representative Andy Biggs — are ineligible to run for office because of their alleged ties to the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot.

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