The Green Papers: Arizona 2022 General Election
 
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Elections for Statewide offices and Congress
✓ Primary: Tuesday 2 August 2022
General Election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Monday 4 April 2022 - Filing Deadline - balloted candidates.
Thursday 23 June 2022 - Filing Deadline - Primary write-in.
Tuesday 2 August 2022 - Primary. Polling hours 6:00a-7:00p MST (1300-0200 UTC).
Thursday 29 September 2022 - Filing Deadline - General Election write-in.
Tuesday 8 November 2022 - General Election. Polling hours reportedly 6:00a-7:00p MST (1300-0200 UTC).
 
Senators:2(Electoral Classes 1 and 3)
Governor:1 
2020 Census:7,158,923 (2.31% of 309,785,186)
2024, 2028 Electoral Votes:11(2.04% of 538)
2022-2030 Representatives:9(2.07% of 435)
2010 Census:6,412,700 (2.07% of 309,785,186)
2012, 2016, 2020 Electoral Votes:11(2.04% of 538)
2012-2020 Representatives:9(2.07% of 435)
Capital:Phoenix
 

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Arizona State and Local Government


From the Arizona Secretary of State
2022 Partisan Statement of Interest
2022 Independent/Non Party Statement of Interest
Statutory Filing Period
2022 Elections
from the Arizona Secretary of State.

Primary Candidates from the Arizona Secretary of State.
General Election Candidates from the Arizona Secretary of State.

The primary is for Democrats, Libertarians, and Republicans.


2 August 2022 primary Returns from an official source. Results from a media source.

 
           

U.S. Senate  6 year term. No Term Limit. 117th Senate  Senate Electoral Classes

Class 1 Democratic Senator  Kyrsten Sinema
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (1)
  Candidate Democratic     Senator  Kyrsten Sinema
FEC S8AZ00197

Class 3
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Senator  Mark Kelly
First elected in a special election [caused by the passing of Senator John Sidney McCain (Republican), resignation of appointed Senator Jon Llewellyn Kyl (Republican), and replacing appointed Senator Senator Martha E. McSally (Republican)]: 2020.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 Candidate list (3, 3 write-ins)
  Candidate Democratic     Senator  Mark Kelly
FEC S0AZ00350; 13 Jul 22; Tot $54,141,015; Dsb $30,754,829
    Republican     Jim Lamon - lost primary
FEC S2AZ00331; 13 Jul 22; Tot $15,077,977; Dsb $14,640,082
  Candidate Republican     Blake Masters
FEC S2AZ00372; 13 Jul 22; Tot $4,958,036; Dsb $3,400,830
  Candidate Libertarian     Marc Jeffrey Victor
FEC S2AZ00299; 13 Jul 22; Tot $129,103; Dsb $105,870
    Write-in; (Republican)     J. Franco A. "Frank" Bertone - lost primary
FEC S2AZ00422
    Write-in; (Republican)     David Bozic - lost primary
FEC S2AZ00448
  Candidate Write-in; (Republican)     Edward Davida
General Election Candidate
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     Ty McLean, Jr.
  Candidate Write-in; (Republican)     Roxanne Rodriguez
General Election Candidate

Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022. Term Limit: The Governor can not serve for more than 8 years, All Governors

Chair up for regular election
Open
Republican Governor  Doug Ducey
First elected: 2014; re-elected: 2018.
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
The current Governor is affected by a term limit and cannot run for re-election.
Open Chair - At Term Limit
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
 Candidate list (2, 6 write-ins)
  Candidate Democratic     Secretary of State  Katie Hobbs
  Candidate Republican     Kari Lake
    Republican     Arizona Board of Regents Member  Karrin Taylor Robson - lost primary
  Candidate Not readily classifiable     Christopher "Christ Watts" Watkins
Party: POWER 2 PEOPLE
  Candidate Write-in; (Republican)     Steph "Steph" Denny
General Election Candidate
    Write-in; (Republican)     Patrick L. Finerd - lost primary
  Candidate Write-in; (Libertarian)     Barry Hess, II
  Candidate Write-in; (Libertarian)     Mikaela "Mikki" Lutes-Burton
  Candidate Write-in; (Independent)     RayShawn "Shawn" Merrill
  Candidate Write-in; (Independent Greens)     William Pounds, IV
Independent-Green
General Election Candidate
    Write-in; (Republican)     Carlos Roldan - lost primary
    Write-in; (Republican)     Alex Schatz - apparently not a candidate

117th U.S. House of Representatives  2-year term. Election Cycle 2022, 2024. No Term Limit. 117th House
Partisan Composition (primary disposition):
5 Democratic (4 Renominated, 1 Open);
4 Republican (4 Renominated)

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 1
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Member of Congress  Tom O'Halleran
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated - Member of Congress O'Halleran, incumbent in the old CD 1, is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 2.
 Candidate list (2) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Jevin D. Hodge
FEC H2AZ06221; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,033,778; Dsb $594,356
    Democratic     Adam Metzendorf - lost primary
FEC H2AZ06270; 13 Jul 22; Tot $225,381; Dsb $203,863
    Republican     Elijah Norton - lost primary
FEC H2AZ06247; 13 Jul 22; Tot $5,061,314; Dsb $4,294,276
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  David S. Schweikert
Member of Congress Schweikert, incumbent in the old CD 6, is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 1.

FEC H4AZ06045; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,298,709; Dsb $1,182,793
    Write-in; (Democratic)     Delina DiSanto - lost primary
FEC H8AZ04165; 20 Jul 22; Tot $174,268; Dsb $178,421

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 2
Seat up for regular election
Open
Democratic Member of Congress  Ann Kirkpatrick
Elected: 2018. Previously elected to the U.S. House: 2008; unsuccessful candidate for reelection: 2010; elected to the U.S. House: 2012; unsuccessful candidate for the U.S. Senate: 2016.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Open Seat - 12 March 2021: "I have decided not to seek re-election in 2022."
 Candidate list (2, 1 write-in) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Member of Congress  Tom O'Halleran
Member of Congress O'Halleran, incumbent in the old CD 1, is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 2.

FEC H6AZ01199; 13 Jul 22; Tot $2,750,944; Dsb $764,903
    Republican     state Representative  Walter Jack "Walt" Blackman - lost primary
FEC H2AZ01339; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,088,047; Dsb $890,647
  Candidate Republican     Eli Crane
FEC H2AZ01354; 13 Jul 22; Tot $2,016,222; Dsb $1,796,911
  Candidate Write-in; (Independent)     Chris Sarappo
General Election Candidate

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 3
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Member of Congress  Raúl M. Grijalva
First elected: 2002
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated - Member of Congress Grijalva is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 7.
 Candidate list (2) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Member of Congress  Ruben Gallego
Member of Congress Gallego, incumbent in the old CD 7, is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 3.

FEC H4AZ07043; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,760,368; Dsb $1,073,149
  Candidate Republican     Jeffrey Nelson "Jeff" Zink
FEC H2AZ07187; 20 Jul 22; Tot $65,722; Dsb $45,989

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 4
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  Paul Anthony Gosar
First elected: 2010
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated - Member of Congress Gosar is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 9.
 Candidate list (2) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Member of Congress  Greg Stanton
Member of Congress Stanton, incumbent in the old CD 9, is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 4.

FEC H8AZ09040; 13 Jul 22; Tot $2,997,575; Dsb $845,170
  Candidate Republican     Kelly Cooper
FEC H2AZ09191; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,544,700; Dsb $626,014
    Republican     David Victor "Dave" Giles - lost primary
FEC H6AZ09010; 13 Jul 22; Tot $80,950; Dsb $81,217
    Republican     Tanya Contreras Wheeless - lost primary
FEC H2AZ09175; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,165,207; Dsb $764,257

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 5
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  Andy Biggs
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 Candidate list (3) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Javier Garcia Ramos
FEC H0AZ05185
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Andy Biggs
FEC H6AZ05083; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,489,960; Dsb $1,367,442
  Candidate Independent     Clint William Smith
FEC H2AZ05173; 13 Jul 22; Tot $119,897; Dsb $98,687
    Write-in; (Republican)     Jim Beall - lost primary
    Write-in; (Republican)     David Beols - lost primary
    Write-in; (Republican)     Martin "Marty" Callan - lost primary
FEC H2AZ05199

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 6
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  David S. Schweikert
First elected: 2010
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated - Member of Congress Schweikert is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 1.
 ** Open Seat (no incumbent) **
 Candidate list (2, 1 write-in) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     former state Senator Kirsten Engel
FEC H2AZ02311; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,277,549; Dsb $937,231
  Candidate Republican     Juan Ciscomani
FEC H2AZ02360; 13 Jul 22; Tot $1,704,933; Dsb $1,272,298
    Write-in; (Republican)     Jordan Flayer - lost primary
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     Avery Thornton

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 7
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Member of Congress  Ruben Gallego
First elected: 2014
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated - Member of Congress Gallego is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 3.
 Candidate list (2, 1 write-in) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Member of Congress  Raúl M. Grijalva
Member of Congress Grijalva, incumbent in the old CD 3, is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 7.

FEC H2AZ07070; 13 Jul 22; Tot $439,514; Dsb $357,217
    Republican     Nina "La Nina" Becker - lost primary
FEC H2AZ07195; 20 Jul 22; Tot -$1,309,816; Dsb $900
  Candidate Republican     Luis B. Pozzolo
FEC H2AZ03152; 13 Jul 22; Tot $111,830; Dsb $100,024
  Candidate Write-in; (Republican)     Jeannette Garcia
General Election Candidate

FEC H2AZ03186
    Write-in; (Republican)     David "Rizzo" Reetz - lost primary
FEC H2AZ07203

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 8
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  Debbie Lesko
First elected in a special election: 24 April 2018 [re: resignation of Member of Congress Trent Franks (Republican)]
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 ** Uncontested Race **
 Candidate list (1, 3 write-ins) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Debbie Lesko
FEC H8AZ08158; 13 Jul 22; Tot $925,871; Dsb $712,293
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     David Bies
FEC H2AZ02436
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     Alixandria Guzman
General Election Candidate
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     Jeremy Spreitzer

Incumbent - 117th Congress
CD 9
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Member of Congress  Greg Stanton
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated - Member of Congress Stanton is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 4.
 ** Uncontested Race **
 Candidate list (1, 3 write-ins) - 118th Congress
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Paul Anthony Gosar
Member of Congress Gosar, incumbent in the old CD 4, is a candidate for re-election in the new CD # 9.

FEC H0AZ01259; 13 Jul 22; Tot $662,160; Dsb $632,399
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     Richard Grayson
FEC H2AZ08185 or H2AZ09233
Genera Election Candidate

FEC H2AZ08185
    Write-in; (Republican)     former state Senator Jack Harper - lost primary
FEC H2AZ09258
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     David Lucier
FEC H2AZ09241
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     Gene Scharer

Secretary of State  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022

Seat up for regular election
Open
Democratic Secretary of State  Katie Hobbs
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Open Seat - 2 June 2021: Candidate for Governor.
 ** Open Office (no incumbent) **
 Candidate list (2)
    Democratic     state Representative  Reginald Bolding, Jr. - lost primary
  Candidate Democratic     former Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes
    Republican     state Representative  Shawnna Bolick - lost primary
  Candidate Republican     state Representative  Mark W. Finchem
    Republican     Beau Lane - lost primary

Attorney General  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022

Seat up for regular election
Open
Republican Attorney General  Mark Brnovich
First elected: 2014; re-elected: 2018.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Open Seat - At term limit.
10 June 2021: Candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2022.
2 August 2022: Lost his party's nomination for the U.S. Senate.
 ** Open Office (no incumbent) **
 Candidate list (2, 2 write-ins)
  Candidate Democratic     former Arizona Corporation Commissioner Kris Mayes
    Republican     Rodney Glassman - lost primary
    Republican     retired state Supreme Court Justice Andrew Gould - lost primary
  Candidate Republican     Abraham "Abe" Hamadeh
  Candidate Write-in; (Libertarian)     Michael Kielsky
  Candidate Write-in; (Libertarian)     Samantha Severson
General Election Candidate

Treasurer  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022

Seat up for regular election Republican Treasurer  Kimberly Yee
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated - 17 May 2021: Candidate for Governor in 2022.
15 January 2022: "I am withdrawing from the Governor's race to stand for re-election as Treasurer."
 Candidate list (2)
  Candidate Democratic     Martín Quezada
  Candidate Republican     Treasurer  Kimberly Yee

Mine Inspector  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022

Seat up for regular election Republican Mine Inspector  Paul Marsh
Appointed: 29 October 2021 [re: resignation of Joe Hart (Republican)].
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 ** Uncontested Race **
 Candidate list (1)
  Candidate Republican     Mine Inspector  Paul Marsh
 Mine Inspector Joe Hart (Republican) who was first elected in 2006; and re-elected in 2010, 2014, and 2018, resigned 29 October 2021 effective 31 October. On 29 October 2021, Governor Doug Ducey (Republican) appointed Paul Marsh (Republican) to fill the remainder of the term.

Superintendent of Public Instruction  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022

Seat up for regular election Democratic Public Instruction Superintendent  Kathy Hoffman
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 Candidate list (2, 1 write-in)
  Candidate Democratic     Public Instruction Superintendent  Kathy Hoffman
  Candidate Republican     former Attorney General Tom Horne
Arizona Attorney General, first elected: 2010; lost primary for re-nomination: 2014.
    Republican     Shiry Sapir - lost primary
    Write-in; (Republican)     Tiffany Asch - lost primary
  Candidate Write-in; (Libertarian)     Sheila Reid-Shaver
    Write-in; (Republican)     Prescott School Board Member  Kara Woods - lost primary
 

Political Parties    Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.

Major Parties   Those parties which received electoral votes through winning a plurality of a state's [or the District of Columbia's] popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Democratic (affiliates): 9 incumbents, 22 candidates
  Republican: 8 incumbents, 20 candidates
Major Third Parties   Any Party, other than a Major Party, receiving a minimum of 15/100ths of 1 percent of the nationwide popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Constitution (affiliates)
  Green (affiliates)
  Libertarian: 6 candidates
Other Third Parties
  Independent Greens (affiliate of Independence): 1 candidate
  Justice Party
  Right to Life
  Unity
Independents
  Independent: 3 candidates
  Other
Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
  Not readily classifiable: 1 candidate
  Write-in: 20 candidates
 
Candidates running under the banner of more than one party are counted towards each party's total. A candidate who has lost a primary or is apparently no longer a candidate is not counted.

Notes

Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.

Primary dates marked "presumably" and polling times marked "reportedly" are based on unofficial or estimated data (especially as regards local variations from a jurisdictionwide statutory and/or regulatory standard) and are, thereby, subject to change.

"FEC" indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary.

When available, we post each candidate's FEC identification number, the date of their most recently filed Report of Receipts and Disbursements, their "Tot" [Total Receipts (contributions received or what came in: FEC Form 3, Line 16, Column B)] and their "Dsb" [Total Disbursements (expenditures or what was spent: FEC Form 3, Line 23, Column B)]. A link is provided to the Federal Election Commission's Summary Report for those who might wish to explore the details.

If a candidate raises or spends $5,000 or less, he or she is not subject to FEC reporting requirements.


Links Links to other web sites

Constitution   Links to State Constitutions
  Arizona Constitution
  http://www.azleg.state.az.us/const/const.htm
Election Authority
  Arizona Secretary of State
  Citizens Clean Elections Commission
Legislature   Links to State Legislatures
  Arizona House of Representatives
  Arizona State Senate
Democratic
  Arizona Democratic Party
Republican
  Arizona Republican Party
  Traditional Republicans United
Third Party
  Arizona Right to Life
  Constitution Party of Arizona
  Independent Party of Arizona
  Justice Party of Arizona
  Patriot Party of Arizona (not affiliated with any other party)
  The Arizona Green Party
  The Arizona Libertarian Party
  The Unity Party of Arizona
Media & others
  Arizona Capitol Times - Phoenix
  Arizona Daily Star - Tucson
  Arizona Daily Sun - Flagstaff
  Blog For Arizona
  East Valley Tribune - Mesa
  KGUN TV - ABC - Tucson
  Kingman Daily Miner
  KOLD TV - CBS - Tucson
  Payson Roundup
  Politics1.com - Arizona
  Prescott Newspapers Online
  Sedona Red Rock News
  Sierra Vista Herald
  Sonoran News - Cave Creek
  The Daily Dispatch - Douglas
  The Flagstaff Navajo-Hopi Observer
  The Navajo Times - Window Rock
  The Republic - Phoenix
  The Sun - Yuma
  Today's News-Herald - Lake Havasu City
  Tucson Citizen

 


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