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Jonathan J. Cooper

The Associated Press

Phoenix, AZ, United States

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Recent articles by Jonathan J.:

Arizona Republicans pick former Trump official to lead party

Arizona Republicans have selected former state treasurer and Donald Trump aide Jeff DeWit to be the party’s next chairman → Read More

Election-denying lawmakers hold key election oversight roles

Republican lawmakers who've spread election conspiracy theories and falsely claimed that the 2020 presidential outcome was rigged are overseeing legislative committees charged with setting election policy in two major battleground → Read More

Election-denying lawmakers hold key election oversight roles

Republican lawmakers who've spread election conspiracy theories and falsely claimed that the 2020 presidential outcome was rigged are overseeing legislative committees charged with setting election policy in two major battleground states → Read More

Rep. Gallego announces bid for Sinema’s Arizona Senate seat

Democratic Rep. Ruben Gallego, a liberal firebrand and prominent Latino lawmaker, announced Monday he'll challenge independent U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema in... → Read More

Katie Hobbs to give inaugural address as Arizona governor

Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs will outline her vision for the next four years during her inaugural address Thursday, ushering in an era of divided government and Democratic ascendance in a state long dominated by Republicans → Read More

Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches to independent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona announced Friday she has registered as an independent, a renegade move that could bolster her political brand but won’t upend… → Read More

Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches to independent

Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona says she has switched her registration to independent. But the first-term senator also says she doesn't plan to caucus with Republicans and that will → Read More

Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches to independent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona announced Friday she has... → Read More

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches from Democratic to independent

While unusual for a sitting senator to switch party affiliation, the move appears to hold more impact on Sinema’s own political brand than the operations of the Senate. → Read More

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches from Democratic to independent

While unusual for a sitting senator to switch party affiliation, the move appears to hold more impact on Sinema’s own political brand than the operations of the Senate. → Read More

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches from Democratic to independent

While unusual for a sitting senator to switch party affiliation, the move appears to hold more impact on Sinema’s own political brand than the operations of the Senate. → Read More

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches from Democratic to independent

While unusual for a sitting senator to switch party affiliation, the move appears to hold more impact on Sinema’s own political brand than the operations of the Senate. → Read More

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches from Democratic to independent

While unusual for a sitting senator to switch party affiliation, the move appears to hold more impact on Sinema’s own political brand than the operations of the Senate. → Read More

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches from Democratic to independent

While unusual for a sitting senator to switch party affiliation, the move appears to hold more impact on Sinema’s own political brand than the operations of the Senate. → Read More

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches from Democratic to independent

While unusual for a sitting senator to switch party affiliation, the move appears to hold more impact on Sinema’s own political brand than the operations of the Senate. → Read More

Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches to independent

Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona says she has switched her registration to independent. → Read More

Arizona certifies 2022 election despite GOP complaints

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s top officials certified the midterm election results Monday, formalizing victories for Democrats over Republicans who falsely claimed the 2020 election was rigg… → Read More

Arizona county certifies election after judge’s order

A rural Arizona county has certified its midterm election results after blowing past the deadline in state law. The Cochise County Board of Supervisors voted Thursday to follow the orders of a judg… → Read More

In Arizona, Kari Lake points to perceived conflict of interest

The criticism of Hobbs has persisted after one heavily Republican rural county declined to certify its own election results, forcing Hobbs to sue. → Read More

GOP-controlled Arizona county refuses to certify election

PHOENIX (AP) — Republican officials in a rural Arizona county refused Monday to certify the 2022 election despite no evidence of anything wrong with the count, a decision that was quickly cha… → Read More