Arizona Republican Lawmakers Vote to Strip Power From Secretary of State Katie Hobbs

By Jack Phillips Arizona’s Republican-controlled Legislature moved to strip power from Secretary of State Katie Hobbs in election-related lawsuits, handing that power instead to the attorney general’s office. The measure, which was contained within a budget reconciliation bill (pdf), seeks to stop Hobbs, a Democrat, from playing a role in lawsuits related to state election rules while […]