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Arizona Congressman David Schweikert agreed to a deal that ends a nearly three-year long investigation by the House Ethics Committee.
There are several races across the state featuring politicians seeking a return to elected office, despite the scandal that surrounded their downfall.
Two candidates hold very different positions on getting a COVID-19 vaccine.
The former sheriff is one of four candidates in the crowded Aug. 4 GOP primary that will decide who moves on to challenge the current sheriff, Paul Penzone.
The latest numbers from county election officials show 301,847 early ballots have been returned as of Tuesday. This represents only about 20 percent of the 1.4 million ballots sent out weeks ago to voters in Arizona's largest county.
The open investigations are both criminal and civil cases, according to a statement released by the AG's office.
Dr. Cara Christ, the director of the Arizona Department of Health Services, said there is always a spike in deaths during the summer due to the heat.
Arizona hospitals could run out of available bed space in a matter of weeks because the coronavirus is spreading so rapidly, according to leading heath care professor at the University of Arizona.