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Martha Mcsally

Martha McSally Defeats Ron Barber In Arizona

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.17.2014 | Politics

Retired Air Force Col. Martha McSally (R) was declared the victor in her race against Democratic Rep. Ron Barber Wednesday in the nation's last uncall...

A Foreseeable Train Wreck in Arizona's Elections

Jon Sherman | Posted 12.04.2014 | Politics
Jon Sherman

Punishing voters for understandable errors undermines the most basic right in our democracy, while the solution poses no risk to electoral integrity. Numerous states already preserve votes on out-of-precinct provisional ballots, and that should be the rule in Arizona as well.

Ex-Aide To Gabrielle Giffords Faces Recount In House Race

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2014 | Politics

By Brad Poole TUCSON, Ariz., Nov 13 (Reuters) - U.S. Representative Ron Barber, an Arizona Democrat who was an aide to Gabrielle Giff...

Ron Barber, Ex-Aide To Gabrielle Giffords, Trailing In Vote Count For U.S. House Seat

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2014 | Politics

By Brad Poole TUCSON, Ariz., Nov 11 (Reuters) - An incumbent U.S. Representative from Arizona and former aide to Gabrielle Giffords, ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Gun Control Emerges As Contentious Issue In Arizona House Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.08.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Gun control resurfaced Tuesday as a contentious issue in the race for Arizona's 2nd Congressional District, as Democratic Rep. Ron Barbe...

Jeb Bush Makes Spanish Ads For 3 GOP Candidates

AP | Posted 10.06.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush hasn't said whether he's going to run for president in 2016, but he's going on the air in three races thi...

Sam Stein

In Showdown With Giffords, GOP Candidate Announces Support For Gun Limits On Stalkers

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Amid a high-profile fight with a leading gun-control group, a Republican congressional candidate in Arizona has come out in support of n...

Republican Women Face Uphill Fight

AP | By STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 11.10.2014 | Politics

OLD FORGE, N.Y. (AP) — Elise Stefanik is fighting to make history in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains, an expanse of rural America in upstate N...

Alex Lazar

Gabby Giffords' Gun Control Group Targets GOP Candidate For Her Former Congressional Seat

HuffingtonPost.com | Alex Lazar | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

Americans for Responsible Solutions PAC, a gun-control group founded by former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) and her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly...

Republican Bid To Flip Ron Barber's House Seat Just Got A Bit Easier

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Former talk-radio host and horse-racing official Ed Martin dropped out of the race for Rep. Ron Barber’s (D-Ariz.) seat on Friday, according to the ...

Veterans Running For Congress Campaign As Can-Do Candidates

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 11.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — When he meets voters in Pennsylvania's 8th Congressional District, former Army Ranger Kevin Strouse recounts how he helped clear a...

Elise Foley

Arizona Republican Files Motion To Block Counting Of Ballots

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Attorneys for Martha McSally, the Republican challenger of Rep. Ron Barber (D-Ariz.), filed a motion on Tuesday to make the Cochise Coun...

A Historic Election for New Veterans

Kate O'Gorman | Posted 01.09.2013 | Impact
Kate O'Gorman

A record high 42 new veterans ran for Congress in 2012. Sixteen of these candidates won their bids for Congress yesterday, and two more are in races still too close to call.

Martha McSally: The Anti-Feminist

Pamela Powers Hannley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Pamela Powers Hannley

Republican Congressional candidate Col. Martha McSally says she has been "fighting for women's rights and women's equality [her] whole life." McSally...

'Sham' Marriage Allegations Arise Against Arizona Congressional Candidate Col. Martha McSally

Pamela Powers Hannley | Posted 12.31.2012 | Politics
Pamela Powers Hannley

One person never mentioned on Republican Congressional candidate and Air Force Colonel Martha McSally's campaign website is her ex-husband and fellow ...

Voters Reject Controversial Lawmaker's Comeback

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

Recalled Arizona Senate President Russell Pearce's bid for a comeback was rejected by voters in a Mesa-area district Tuesday night. Businessman Bo...

Female Vets Make Big Political Moves

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — One flew an A-10 Warthog over Iraq and Afghanistan. Another was part of the 29th Infantry Brigade's medical operations near Baghdad...

Good News For Gabby Giffords' Successor

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics

A new internal poll shows Gabrielle Giffords' handpicked successor easily defeating both his Democratic primary opponent and his Republican rival as h...

GOP Spokesman Out After Reportedly Offering Advice To Giffords' Preferred Candidate

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

The campaign spokesman for a Republican congressional candidate in Arizona resigned Monday after reportedly slipping the competition some friendly adv...

[Update] Arizona Dem Declines To Back Obama At Debate

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' handpicked successor declined during a Wednesday evening debate to reveal if he intends to vote for President Barack O...

GOP Congressional Candidate Wants To Kick Santorum 'In The Jimmy'

Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

Martha McSally, a United States Air Force veteran and now a GOP congressional candidate for the Arizona seat formerly held by Democrat Gabrielle Giffo...