Elections in Arizona

Summary

Elections in Arizona are authorized under the Arizona State Constitution, which establishes elections for the state level officers, cabinet, and legislature.

In a 2020 study, Arizona was ranked as the 21st hardest state for citizens to vote in.[1]

Districting

Presidential elections results
Year Republican Democratic
2020 49.0% 1,661,686 49.3% 1,672,143
2016 48.1% 1,252,401 44.6% 1,161,167
2012 53.5% 1,233,654 44.5% 1,025,232
2008 53.4% 1,230,111 44.9% 1,034,707
2004 54.7% 1,104,294 44.3% 893,524
2000 50.9% 781,652 44.7% 685,341
1996 44.3% 622,073 46.5% 653,288
1992 38.4% 572,086 36.5% 543,050
1988 59.9% 702,541 38.7% 454,029
1984 66.4% 681,416 32.5% 333,854
1980 60.6% 529,688 28.2% 246,843
1976 56.3% 418,642 39.8% 295,602

State elections

Gubernatorial elections

General election results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Doug Ducey 805,062 53.4
Democratic Fred DuVal 626,921 41.6
Libertarian Barry Hess 57,337 3.8
Americans Elect John Lewis Mealer 15,432 1.0
Write-ins Other 4,167 0.3
Total votes 1,508,919 100

Federal elections

United States Senate

John McCain was reelected in 2010.[3]

United States Senate election in Arizona, 2010[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican John McCain (incumbent) 1,005,615 59.1% -17.7%
Democratic Rodney Glassman 592,011 34.8% +14.2%
Libertarian David Nolan 80,097 4.7% +2.1%
Green Jerry Joslyn 24,603 1.5% N/A
Majority 413,604 24.3%
Total votes 1,702,326 100
Republican hold Swing

United States Presidential elections

2016 Presidential Election in Arizona[5]
Party Candidate Running mate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Republican Donald Trump Mike Pence 1,252,401 11
Democratic Hillary Clinton Tim Kaine 1,161,167 0
Libertarian Gary Johnson Bill Weld 106,327 0
Green Jill Stein Ajamu Baraka 34,345 0
Independent (Write-in) Evan McMullin Nathan Johnson 17,449 0
Constitution Party (Write-in) Darrell Castle Scott Bradley 1,058 0
None (Write-in) Tom Hoefling Steve Schulin 85 0
None (Write-in) Mike Smith Daniel White 62 0
None (Write-in) Robert L. Buchanan Jason Washington 56 0
None (Write-in) Laurence Kotlikoff Edward Leamer 52 0
Democratic (Write-in) Willie Felix Carter Donald Dear 42 0
American Delta Party
(Write-in)
Rocky De La Fuente Michael Steinberg 29 0
None (Write-in) Mitchell In-Albon Magdalena Morales 24 0
Independent (Write-in) Joseph Maldonado Douglas Terranova 20 0
None (Write-in) Cherunda Fox Roger Kushner 14 0
We the People (Write-in) Sheila "Samm" Tittle R. Charles Kacprowicz 12 0
None (Write-in) Ben Hartnell Dave Marshall 11 0
Independent (Write-in) Delano Steinacker Ronald Crider 4 0
None (Write-in) Marshall Schoenke James Mitchell Jr. 4 0
None (Write-in) Michael Corsetti Lisa Geiger 3 0
Totals Votes Cast 2,661,497 100% 11

See also

References

  1. ^ J. Pomante II, Michael; Li, Quan (15 Dec 2020). "Cost of Voting in the American States: 2020". Election Law Journal: Rules, Politics, and Policy. 19 (4): 503–509. doi:10.1089/elj.2020.0666. S2CID 225139517. Retrieved 14 January 2022.
  2. ^ "Unofficial Results General Election". Arizona Secretary of State. Archived from the original on November 10, 2014. Retrieved November 9, 2014.
  3. ^ "McCain wins Senate primary in Arizona - CNN.com".
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-12-15. Retrieved 2012-12-03.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Arizona Secretary of State" (PDF). Arizona Secretary of State.

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