Citizens Clean Elections Commission

Citizens Clean 
Elections Commission

Your Guide to Arizona’s Political Process

AZ Clean Elections

Voter Education Guide

The November 8th General Election Voter Education Guide provides voters information on the voting process and statements from the candidates for Corporation Commission, State Senate and State Representative. To download the Guide, click English, Español, or Text/Screen Readers.

To view all candidate profiles for Federal, State, Legislative, County and City, click the Find My Candidates/District button.



Frequently Asked Questions

What information is contained in the Guide?

Voters can access information on the electoral process, including how to obtain their ballot and important deadlines, and statements, photos and contact information for candidates running for statewide and legislative office.

Why is the Guide printed in Spanish?

President Lyndon Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act into law on August 6, 1965. The Act applied a nationwide prohibition against the denial or abridgment of the right to vote based on literacy tests and poll taxes.

In 1975, Congress amended the Voting Rights Act of 1965 by adding Section 203, the language minority provisions. The amendment requires that “when a covered state of political subdivision provides registration or voting notices, forms, instructions, assistance, or other materials of information relating to the electoral process, including ballots, it shall provide them in the language of the applicable minority group as well as in the English language.” For Arizona, the language of the applicable minority group is Spanish.

For more information, please contact the United State Department of Justice Civil Rights Division, Voting Section at 800-253-3931 or voting.section@usdoj.gov

Why aren't all the candidates on my ballot listed in the Guide?

The Citizens Clean Elections Commission only prints statements for candidates that run for statewide or legislative offices.

To find information on local candidates, please click Here.

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