Mark Kelly

U.S. Senate

Sen. Mark Kelly takes early lead in battleground Arizona – Associated Press

Arizona Sen. Mark Kelly has been fighting to hold on to the seat he won for Democrats two years ago, but he faced a vastly different political environment heading into Tuesday’s election against Republican venture capitalist Blake Masters. Kelly took the lead in early returns, which reflected mail ballots returned ahead of election day, but

Politics

With Senate again up for grabs, 2022 already a multimillion-dollar race

Arizona Sen. Mark Kelly has a huge fundraising lead over potential challengers to his 2022 re-election bid, but analysts say that’s still no guarantee in a campaign where both parties are fighting to take control of an evenly divided Senate. Kelly, a Democrat, reported raising $10.4 million in the first six months of this year,

Politics

Jim Lamon Announces Campaign for U.S. Senate

Republican Jim Lamon announced the launch of his campaign for U.S. Senate. Lamon is the first major Republican contender to announce a campaign to retake the Senate seat occupied by freshman Democrat Mark Kelly. A Fortune 500 executive with more than 30 years’ experience in engineering and construction of large-scale fossil fuel and solar power

Impeachment

Sinema, Kelly vote to convict, as Senate acquits Trump of incitement

Arizona’s senators joined all Democrats and a handful of Republicans Saturday in an unsuccessful attempt to convict former President Donald Trump in a historic second impeachment of the same president. The 57-43 vote to convict Trump of incitement to insurrection in the deadly Jan. 6 storming of the Capitol by a pro-Trump mob fell short