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Arizona Senate Race

Tea Partier Challenging John McCain For Senate Nomination

AP | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.14.2015 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain now has an official primary challenger in Arizona state Sen. Kelli Ward, a tea party favorite who announced...

John McCain Fundraiser Suggests He May Not Be Ready To Hang It Up Just Yet

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) will host a fundraiser in Washington, D.C., in late January, suggesting that he hasn't decided against a run for reelection...

John McCain To Hecklers: 'Shut Up'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) does not like hecklers. In fact, he told them to "shut up" Monday while campaigning for Republican Senate candidate Jeff...

Elise Foley

Ousting Arpaio: Arizona Democrats Blueprint 'Team Awesome' With Local Focus | Elise Foley | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics

PHOENIX -- About a year and a half ago, a firefighter named Danny Valenzuela decided to run for Phoenix City Council. He went to Grand Canyon Universi...

Big Cash Flying Everywhere In Key Senate Races

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican candidates for the Senate in conservative-leaning states generally outraised their Democratic opponents in the latest fundrai...

Fight Over Anger Allegations Heats Up In Arizona Senate Race

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

Rep. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), running for a U.S. Senate seat, released an ad earlier on Thursday that attacks Democratic opponent Richard Carmona for all...

Dem With 'Great Resume' Could Shift Senate

Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics

By KEVIN FREKING, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Arizona voters have seen Richard Carmona in combat fatigues, in a surgeon's mask and gown, wi...

Claire McCaskill Posts Big Number After Todd Akin's Gaffe

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill posted a massive fundraising haul of $5.8 million for the third quarter of the year, further evidence of the political ...

National Democrats Pour Money Into Arizona Senate Race

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics

The U.S. Senate race in Arizona is heating up, with Democrats increasingly optimistic that Richard Carmona can beat Rep. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.). The lat...

2012 COUNTDOWN: A GOP Senate Is Slip-Sliding Away

Howard Fineman | Posted 09.27.2012 | Politics
Howard Fineman

You couldn't make up the impressive biography of Richard Carmona of Tucson, Ariz. Hollywood would never buy it. But Carmona is real -- and one reason why Republicans are losing what once looked like a good shot at retaking the U.S. Senate.

Democratic Senate Candidate Helps Injured GOP Tracker

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.05.2012 | Politics

Partisan differences were put aside on Wednesday, when an Arizona Democratic Senate candidate treated the injury of a young Republican operative. L...

'Baseless' Bush-Era Feud Rehashed In Contentious Senate Race

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 07.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Richard Carmona arrived in Washington a political novice in 2002 and left four years later scarred and frustrated. He didn't go qui...

GOP Candidate's Past Could Rock Key Race

AP | JERI CLAUSING | Posted 07.13.2012 | Politics

Since his first House campaign a dozen years ago, would-be Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake has worked diligently to cast himself as a conservative gadfly, wil...

Shakeup In Arizona Senate Race

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Don Bivens, a top Democratic challenger in Arizona's U.S. Senate race, announced Wednesday that he was ending his campaign because a com...

Arizona Election Results: John McCain Defeats Rodney Glassman In 2010 Senate Race

AP | MIKE HAMMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — John McCain is returning to the Senate for another six years. The four-term Republican, his party's presidential candidate two year...

John McCain Defeats Rodney Glassman In Arizona Senate Race

AP | MIKE HAMMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — John McCain is returning to the Senate for another six years. The four-term Republican, his party's presidential candidate two years ag...

J.D. Hayworth Campaign Ad Quotes John McCain Lying About Confederate Flag In 2002 (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AP/Huffington Post - Sen. John McCain's Republican primary challenger has released a new ad using McCain's own voice admitting to lying in the past. ...

J.D. Hayworth Uses Dead Sen. Ted Kennedy In Attack Ad Against John McCain (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

J.D. Hayworth, who is vying to unseat Sen. John McCain in Arizona's Republican Senate primary, is out with a new campaign ad accusing his rival of sta...

Harsh Words For McCain During Arizona GOP Senate Debate

AP | JONATHAN J. COOPER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TUCSON, Ariz. — Sen. John McCain has squared off in a sometimes testy debate with a former Arizona congressman hoping to take his job. J.D. Hay...

John McCain Attack Ads Run With Infomercial Buzz To Hammer J.D. Hayworth (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Arizona Sen. John McCain's campaign is out with two new attack ads aiming to capitalize on recent buzz surrounding a 2007 infomercial starring Republi...

John McCain Rips J.D. Hayworth For Connections To Group Behind Lindsey Graham Gay Smears

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) campaign tried again Wednesday to try to paint Republican opponent, former Rep. J.D. Hayworth, as an extremist, this time...

Arizona Senate: 2010 Election BREAKING News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Follow the latest news and discussion about the 2010 Arizona Senate race below. Email if you know someone who shoul...

John McCain Campaign Ad Hammers J.D. Hayworth As An 'Avid Earmarker'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AP/Huffington Post - Arizona Sen. John McCain launched new radio and television ads Thursday that blast his primary opponent for supporting congressio...

Jason Linkins

J.D. Hayworth Campaign Misspells McCain's Name In Response To Attack Ad | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

J.D. Hayworth is getting sick and tired of Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) always reminding people of that time Radar magazine put him on that list of A...

Message from AZ Democrats to Washington DC: We'll Choose our Candidate for Senate

Marlene H. Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marlene H. Phillips

With a recent Rasmussen poll finding Republican Senator John McCain possibly facing a tough primary race against challenger J.D. Hayworth, Arizona Democrats see a possible opportunity in the making.