Other than running for public office, I have always recognized the most direct way for anyone to impact the government they live under is to vote for the people making the decisions that govern our lives. Tantamount to the act of voting is the process that ensures those elections occur in a fair, honest, secure and accessible manner and that every vote counts. Since my first term, I have championed several reforms to promote the integrity of our process by consolidating election dates, holding the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors accountable for abdicating their responsibilities for the administration of elections through a hidden agreement with the County Recorder, and held a public hearing to investigate the complete failure of county election officials during the 2016 Presidential Primary Election. [...]Learn More
Oped: March 24, 2021 Michelle Ugenti-Rita pens an oped about the consequences to our electoral process if congress passes H.R. 1 and federalizes our elections. State legislators...
Arizona State Senator Michelle Ugenti-Rita goes on Newsmax’s National Report to discuss Arizona’s election integrity reforms and Maricopa County’s 2020 election audit.
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