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KJZZ's Friday NewsCap: Kelly Townsend vs. Wendy Rogers will be 'worse than ugly'

KJZZ’s Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. Arizona state Sen. Kelly Townsend (R-Apache Junction) has abandoned her run for Congress, and will instead challenge fellow Republican Wendy Rogers (R-Flagstaff) for reelection. Plus, a series of election-related bills were defeated this week at the state Capitol.
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Sen. Kelly Townsend will face Sen. Wendy Rogers in reelection bid

Two high-profile Republican state senators appear ready to go head-to-head in the August primary election. State Sen. Kelly Townsend filed for reelection Monday night in the same district she and Sen. Wendy Rogers ended up in after new district maps were adopted. The two sitting state senators will now battle...
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After dropping congressional bid, Kelly Townsend will challenge Wendy Rogers

In what might be the closely watched legislative race of 2022, Sen. Kelly Townsend is withdrawing from her short-lived congressional campaign to challenge recently censured Sen. Wendy Rogers in the Republican primary.  Townsend on Monday filed to run for reelection to the Arizona Senate in District 7, a sprawling, rural swath that runs from southern […] The post After dropping congressional bid, Kelly Townsend will challenge Wendy Rogers appeared first on Arizona Mirror.
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State Sen. Kelly Townsend, not endorsed by Trump, quits House race in Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) - State Sen. Kelly Townsend announced Friday she is withdrawing from the race for the Republican nomination for Arizona’s new 6th Congressional District because former President Donald Trump hasn’t endorsed her. Despite encouragement and repeated assurances, "the promised formal endorsement has still not materialized," leaving her...
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Kelly Townsend announces bid for congressional seat in Arizona

PHOENIX — State Sen. Kelly Townsend announced Monday that she's seeking a congressional seat in southern Arizona. The decision means Townsend will avoid facing fellow Republican Wendy Rogers for a legislative seat. Townsend says she won't resign while she campaigns for Congress. She will join a crowded field of...
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State Sen. Kelly Townsend Announces Run for Congress

PHOENIX -- An Apache Junction lawmaker who continues to question the outcome of the 2020 presidential race now wants to represent southeast Arizona in Congress. "Anybody who knows me know that my heart has been down in the southern part of the state anyway,'' Republican state Sen. Kelly Townsend told Capitol Media Services on Monday. "That's where I go for leisure and that's where I go to work.''
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