ARIZONA, USA — The Arizona primary is fast approaching on August 2, and 12News is profiling candidates for the major statewide races: Governor and U.S. Senate. On the ballot for the Democratic party’s nomination for governor includes current Secretary of State Katie Hobbs against Marco Lopez. Meet the...
When he was a boy, Marco López often witnessed his parents at the dining table in their Nogales home, doing the bills for his mom's candy store and his father's plumbing jobs. From the sofa where he slept — his sisters claimed the home's second bedroom — López witnessed...
The primary for the Democrats running to be Arizona's governor is heating up. Former Katie Hobbs staffer Talonya Adams endorsed Hobbs' competitor Marco Lopez.
Marco Lopez is hoping to convince voters that he's the only Democrat who can win the gubernatorial election in November. Yes, but: He faces an uphill climb against front-runner Katie Hobbs, who's dominated the primary since she entered the race. The election is Aug. 2, and early voting begins Wednesday.
PHOENIX – Democratic Arizona gubernatorial candidate Marco Lopez dismissed Gov. Doug Ducey’s plan to bus migrants to Washington, D.C., as “a big distraction.”. “I think it’s an example of failed leadership and another tactic, just like [Texas] Gov. [Greg] Abbott, looking to draw attention and not really focused on solving the real broader issue of immigration,” the former Nogales mayor and federal border security official told KTAR News 92.3 FM’s The Gaydos and Chad Show on Thursday.
Part 1: Arizona's primary election is coming up in August and we're talking to candidates running for state office. We've asked Republicans and Democrats to appear on our show. Democrat Marco Lopez, who is running for governor, is our first guest. Part 2: Early voting begins in July. Maricopa County Recorder Stephen Richer talks about key deadline dates for the 2022 midterm election.
The Field: Democrat Marco Lopez and Republican Steve Gaynor in the Race to be Arizona's Next Governor
Each week on The Field you’ll hear from two members among the field of candidates for local, state and federal offices in 2022 elections that impact your community. You’ll also get important information on casting your ballots, insights from our polling partners, and a healthy dose of political headlines.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Marco Lopez has financial ties to what’s considered the biggest international bribery case in history through his work for former Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, as reported by the Arizona Agenda, a local political newsletter. The story highlights how a consulting agency run by Lopez...
An international bribery scheme that funneled nearly $800 million to a dozen countries, snared political leaders and became a key data point driving efforts to curb corruption in Mexican politics is casting its shadow on Arizona Democratic gubernatorial candidate Marco López. López has been connected to the case after...
Arizona Capitol Times
Gov. candidate Marco Lopez: We need real solutions, not an “invasion” declaration that hurts all Arizonans
Attorney General Brnovich recently released a legal opinion declaring that the migration at our southern border can be defined as an “invasion” under the United States Constitution and therefore Arizona, as a state, has the ability to engage in war. With this unconstitutional and sloppy opinion, the Attorney General is acting without any regard for actual ...
PHOENIX — A Democratic Arizona candidate for governor with an expansive history around border issues says the federal government has failed to prevent what he called a “chaotic situation” in southern parts of the state. Marco Lopez, who served as chief of staff for Customs and Border...
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Marco López and Aaron Lieberman each raised over $1 million. Do Arizona Democrats still believe Katie Hobbs is the only choice?
Let’s just say more than $2 million isn’t pocket change. That’s how much money Marco López and Aaron Lieberman said they raised in 2021 in their Democratic bid to replace outgoing Republican Gov. Doug Ducey. López, the former mayor of Nogales and Obama administration official, was...
Democrat Marco López, the former mayor of Nogales and Obama administration official, announced Monday he raised over $1 million during 2021 in his campaign for Arizona governor. He was the first gubernatorial candidate to say what they raised last year, though the announcement was followed by another from Aaron Lieberman, a fellow Democrat in...
Marco Lopez was endorsed by Chicanos Por La Causa's political action committee. Lopez is a business consultant and former mayor of Nogales.
ABC 15 News
PHOENIX — Democratic candidate for governor Marco Lopez won the endorsement of the Chicanos Por La Causa Action Fund Monday. A sign Democratic front-runner Secretary of State Katie Hobbs still has credibility issues with people of color. “The margins are small. 10,458 votes separated Donald Trump and Joe Biden...
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) — Democratic candidate for governor Marco Lopez ripped his opponent Katie Hobbs on Friday for keeping a low profile on a discrimination case that has cost her campaign political support. "It's very troubling that she has not adequately answered the questions asked of her," Lopez said. "I think the Arizona public does deserve a clear and convincing response."