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Tue Aug 26, 2014 at  9:05 PM PT: AZ-SoS: Here's a blast from the past. In 2012's Republican primary for Senate, businessman Wil Cardon hoped he could harness tea party support against then-Rep. Jeff Flake. It didn't work then, and Cardon's not having much electoral luck this year. In the GOP primary for secretary of state, Cardon is in a distant third place with 22 percent; The leader is out front with 44.

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at  9:06 PM PT: AZ-01: Yikes: Tobin leads Kiehne by eight votes in the Secretary of State's count. Kwasman looks like he's just too far behind to pull ahead.  

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at  9:08 PM PT: AZ-01: Now the SoS has Tobin up a mighty 47 votes.

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 9:19 PM PT: AZ-Gov: Along with Florida's David Rivera, we have another failed comeback from a former House member tonight. Former Rep. Frank Riggs is taking 5 percent right now for governor. Riggs used to represent a Northern California district in the 1990s, and left to try and run for U.S. Senate in 1998. His old wine country district has since turned safely blue.  

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 9:35 PM PT: AZ-01: About 44 percent of precincts are in (though it's hard to tell what proportion of the vote that is), and things remain tight, with Tobin sporting a 21 vote lead over Kiehne. Kwasman looks too far back to win this.

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 9:42 PM PT: AZ-AG: Still no call yet, but with Brnovich leading Horne 54-46 with 51 percent in, it's probably only a matter of time. A lot of pro-Horne Pima is still out, but what's left of Maricopa should keep Horne out. Democrats would have loved for the scandal-tarred Horne to advance, but nominee Felecia Rotellini is capable of making this competitive against Brnovich.

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 9:46 PM PT: AZ-AG: And sure enough, the AP calls this for Brnovich.

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:05 PM PT: AZ-01: Via the SoS we have 60 percent in, and Tobin's lead is now 25 votes... wow.

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:06 PM PT: AZ-01:

216 precincts in now
#AZ01
Tobin 12,879
Kiehne 12,337
Kwasman 10,348
http://t.co/...
@AOSHQDD

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:19 PM PT: AZ-01: Here's where we're at right now. Via Ace of Spades HQ Decision Desk, which has the most up-to-date numbers anywhere, Tobin holds a 542 vote lead. As AOSHQ points out on Twitter, there are three counties with significant votes out. Apache and Pinal are good for Kiehne, while Navajo is pro-Tobin.

At this point it's anyone's guess how this goes down.

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:42 PM PT: AZ-01: Via once again AOSHQ, Tobin's lead is once again 93 votes. The SoS is mostly caught up with them, but small Yavapai is not online yet.

At this point 19 precincts are left in pro-Kiehne Apache County, 22 precincts out of almost evenly divided Navajo, 15 precincts in Pima (where the two frontrunners are also deadlocked), and 36 precincts out of Pinal, another very tight county. At this point we have one pro-Kiehne county and three tight counties left. This is still very up in the air.

Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:44 PM PT: The liveblog continues here.

Originally posted to Daily Kos Elections on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:00 PM PDT.

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  •  Tip Jar (9+ / 0-)

    Senior Elections Writer, Daily Kos. 24, male, CA-18 (home and voting there), LA-02 (resident). Formerly known as Darth Jeff.

    by Jeff Singer on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:00:41 PM PDT

  •  Looks like Horne is done... (1+ / 0-)
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    BlueZone

    With 30% reporting

    BRNOVICH, MARK (REP)         177,077     54.59%    
    HORNE, TOM (REP)         145,738     44.93%

    A mind like a book, has to be open to function properly.

    by falconer520 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:05:56 PM PDT

  •  Oops! Just Posting This, Cuz... (4+ / 0-)
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    Samer, annominous, cosette, Neon Vincent

    Helping Fineena - A riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma

    by JekyllnHyde on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:06:02 PM PDT

  •  AZ-01: Tobin leads by 8 votes (3+ / 0-)
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    jj32, SaoMagnifico, KingofSpades

    Apache just reported its early votes which were very strong for Kiehne, and most of Tobin's best county, Coconino, has reported. This looks like it could take awhile.

    Male, 23, -4.75/-6.92, born and raised TN-05, now WI-02. "You're damn right we're making a difference!" - Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin)

    by fearlessfred14 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:08:58 PM PDT

  •  Navajo nation election results (1+ / 0-)
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    cosette

    NN President primary. Top three progress to general election in Nov.
     top three as of 39 out of 110 chapters are Joe Shirley Jr ( 3604) Chris Deschene (3582) and Russell Begaye ( 2316). For up to date results visit http://www.2014nnpe.navajo-
    nsn.gov/
    Chris Deschene running an energized positive campaign in this race. Worth following.

  •  How do we rate our gubernatorial races? (3+ / 0-)
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    delonix, anshmishra, Skaje

    I have Pennsylvania at Likely D, Kansas and Maine at Lean D, Florida at Tilt D, Wisconsin at Tossup, Michigan at Tilt R, Arizona at Lean R, and South Carolina, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Georgia, and New Mexico at Likely R. (Including territories, I also rate Guam at Likely R, although the Democratic candidate there is at a pretty serious financial deficit.)

    But I also have some Democratic mansions in danger: Illinois and Arkansas at Lean R, Connecticut at just Lean D, and Massachusetts and Colorado at Likely D.

    Pragmatic progressive. Oregonian, Cascadian, and American. Keeper of the DKE glossary.

    by SaoMagnifico on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:14:26 PM PDT

    •  Those sound good to me (0+ / 0-)

      Although I'm not quite a believer in Kansas just yet, and would still call it a tossup.  Really wouldn't be that surprised if Republicans come home for him and he narrowly pulls it out.  I also think Arizona is Likely GOP, and that Nebraska, Oklahoma, and New Mexico might as well be Safe GOP.

      I'm also hesitant to move Illinois out of tossup status when the polls all showed Quinn losing in 2010 as well.

    •  differences (0+ / 0-)

      I have IL, FL, KS and MI as tossups. PA safe D. HI likely D. OK safe R. AK likely R.

      We no longer ask if a man has integrity, but if he has talent. - Rousseau, Discourse on the arts and sciences

      by James Allen on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:28:30 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

    •  I would (0+ / 0-)

      move Kansas to Tossup due to how Republican it is and the fact that most polls with real Davis leads have been SUSA.

      Wisconsin at Tossup is defensible but I'd say Tilt R.

      I would also place Colorado as more vulnerable than you do.

      So I'd say in KS, WI, and CO you are more optimistic than me and the rest are quite accurate.

      21, CA-18 (home), CA-13 (school)
      politicohen.com
      Idiosyncratic, pro-establishment. Liberal, not progressive. For the poor, the children, the planet, and the rule of law.
      UC Berkeley; I think I'm in the conservative half of this city.

      by jncca on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:28:39 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

    •  I'd go with (1+ / 0-)
      Recommended by:
      SaoMagnifico

      Likely D - MA, MN, PA
      Lean D - CO, HI, ME
      Tilt D - CT, KS
      Tossup - FL, IL, WI, MI
      Tilt R - AR
      Lean R - AZ, GA, SC
      Likely R - IA, NM, OH

      If I had to make a projection right now I'd say Dems pickup PA, ME, KS, FL, MI while the GOP picks up AR and IL for a net change of D+3.

  •  Frank Riggs represented the Napa Valley? (0+ / 0-)

    How did he manage that?  Were the people there more Repub or was he a strong moderate?

    “The universe is big. It’s vast and complicated and ridiculous. And sometimes, very rarely, impossible things just happen and we call them miracles.” -The Doctor

    by KingofSpades on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:25:06 PM PDT

    •  It was much more open to moderate Republicans (1+ / 0-)
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      KingofSpades

      A lot of the Bay Area was like that: Tom Campbell easily held a seat in Silicon Valley before he gave it up to run for the Senate in 2000.

      Riggs's old district included Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Mendocino, Napa, Solono, and Sonoma counties.

      Senior Elections Writer, Daily Kos. 24, male, CA-18 (home and voting there), LA-02 (resident). Formerly known as Darth Jeff.

      by Jeff Singer on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:30:59 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

      •  Campbell was a real moderate though (0+ / 0-)

        Still is.  Riggs was an establishment conservative.

        21, CA-18 (home), CA-13 (school)
        politicohen.com
        Idiosyncratic, pro-establishment. Liberal, not progressive. For the poor, the children, the planet, and the rule of law.
        UC Berkeley; I think I'm in the conservative half of this city.

        by jncca on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:36:14 PM PDT

        [ Parent ]

        •  The northwest coast in Cali (0+ / 0-)

          Used to be a swing area in the early 1990s, and also included more mountains. It's trended hard left though. I think even Kerry improved something like 7 percentage points over Gore's performance in 2004, and Obama knocked another 6 points off that in 2008 and it largely stayed flat in 2012.

          "Once, many, many years ago I thought I was wrong. Of course it turned out I had been right all along. But I was wrong to have thought I was wrong." -John Foster Dulles. My Political Compass Score: -4.00, -3.69, Proud member of DKE

          by ArkDem14 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:32:20 PM PDT

          [ Parent ]

    •  Not just Napa (2+ / 0-)
      Recommended by:
      KingofSpades, Zack from the SFV

      He represented a seat containing:
      Del Norte (light red but small)
      Humboldt + Mendocino (very liberal)
      Lake (moderately liberal)
      and Sonoma/Napa wine country (liberal)

      He lost to Mike Thompson after two terms.  He was no moderate, although he was very isolationist and wasn't super far right, voting against the Gulf War.  He held the seat from 1991 to 1993 and again from 1995 to 1999, but I'm not 100% sure how.

      His DWNominate score of .334 makes him similar to Steve Womack, Hal Rogers, Aaron Schock, and Glenn Thompson.

      21, CA-18 (home), CA-13 (school)
      politicohen.com
      Idiosyncratic, pro-establishment. Liberal, not progressive. For the poor, the children, the planet, and the rule of law.
      UC Berkeley; I think I'm in the conservative half of this city.

      by jncca on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:32:46 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

      •  Riggs had left when Thompson ran in 1998 (2+ / 0-)
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        jncca, Zack from the SFV

        Senior Elections Writer, Daily Kos. 24, male, CA-18 (home and voting there), LA-02 (resident). Formerly known as Darth Jeff.

        by Jeff Singer on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:36:55 PM PDT

        [ Parent ]

        •  Thanks. (1+ / 0-)
          Recommended by:
          Zack from the SFV

          Curious if he could've held on.  

          21, CA-18 (home), CA-13 (school)
          politicohen.com
          Idiosyncratic, pro-establishment. Liberal, not progressive. For the poor, the children, the planet, and the rule of law.
          UC Berkeley; I think I'm in the conservative half of this city.

          by jncca on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:46:36 PM PDT

          [ Parent ]

      •  Anti-incumbent and 3rd party sentiment (1+ / 0-)
        Recommended by:
        Zack from the SFV

        The district voted against the incumbent in 3 straight elections from 1990-1994.  Riggs won two as the challenger.

        In 1990 he won by 1.4 percentage points, with a 14.8% 3rd party (Peace and Freedom) vote.

        In 1992 he lost by 2.5% with a 3% Libertarian vote (and 10.5 percentage point lower Peace and Freedom)

        In 1994 he won by 6.6% in the "Republican Revolution"

        In 1996 he held his seat comfortably (economy was better by then).

        He got his highest vote total the year he lost, in 1992.

        Do you live in SoCal? Connect! Unite! Act! Join Los Angeles Kossacks. I'm in CA-35. What's your district?

        by benamery21 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:53:33 PM PDT

        [ Parent ]

        •  1996 is the only puzzling one (1+ / 0-)
          Recommended by:
          Zack from the SFV

          1990 was a "left flank split" problem no different than ME-Gov 2010.
          Makes sense he'd lose in 92 but win in an R wave.

          21, CA-18 (home), CA-13 (school)
          politicohen.com
          Idiosyncratic, pro-establishment. Liberal, not progressive. For the poor, the children, the planet, and the rule of law.
          UC Berkeley; I think I'm in the conservative half of this city.

          by jncca on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:56:47 PM PDT

          [ Parent ]

      •  Riggs won the seat in 1990 because (3+ / 0-)

              of a split in the Democratic base between the logging industry supporters and the environmental Democrats.  The previous incumbent before Riggs was Doug Bosco, a timber Dem. In 1990 there was a Peace and Freedom  candidate who got more than 10% of the vote and Riggs won. In 1992 the Democrats nominated Dan Hamburg, a Mendocino environmentalist. He defeated Riggs in '92 but lost the rematch in '94. Many Dems lost in that year but part of his problem was that he was seen as being too left-wing for the closely divided district. (Later he ran for CA-Gov as a Green.)

              In 1996 the Democratic nominee was Michela Alioto, who was not a strong candidate. I liked her when I met her at the Yurok Salmon Festival, but she was perceived by many as an inexperienced carpetbagger airhead running on her grandfather's name. (Joe Alioto was Mayor of S.F. in the 1960s). Rep. Riggs was able to beat her in the election but the district was getting harder for the GOP so in 1998 he chose to lose a race for Senate rather than be beaten by State Senator Mike Thompson in CA-01. Thompson still represents this area in the House and is safe for re-election this year. California doesn't elect as many GOP House members as we used to do. Good riddance to the CA GOP!

        Diehard Swingnut, disgruntled Democrat, age 55, CA-30

        by Zack from the SFV on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:17:23 PM PDT

        [ Parent ]

  •  AZ-SOS: So anyone know... (3+ / 0-)
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    jj32, anshmishra, Zack from the SFV

    how this race between Terry Goddard (D) and Michele Reagan (R) will play out in November?

    •  Of course , her signs just say 'Reagan' (4+ / 0-)
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      falconer520, BlueZone, anshmishra, cosette

      Every time I see one I think how many people will just want to vote for Reagan, any Reagan.
      Btw, this county is lousy with GIP signs. Have yet to see a DuVal, or Goddard or barber sign up. Time to get some signs and stickers and hit the pavement

    •  Nostradamus (0+ / 0-)

      nt.

      21, CA-18 (home), CA-13 (school)
      politicohen.com
      Idiosyncratic, pro-establishment. Liberal, not progressive. For the poor, the children, the planet, and the rule of law.
      UC Berkeley; I think I'm in the conservative half of this city.

      by jncca on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:46:51 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

    •  By AZ standards (2+ / 0-)
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      Ian S, falconer520

      she's a reasonable Republican with a decent record on the issues pertinent to the office (worst candidate we could have drawn of the 3 from a horserace standpoint, best from a policy standpoint if she wins).  Goddard has big name rec, but low charisma (I love Terry, but there's a reason he's never been Gov).  I'd say it depends on turnout.  If Ruben actually can juice turnout in AZ-07 (now that he doesn't need to) then we may be competitive in all of the statewide races.  That's a pretty tall order with just a couple months to go.

      Do you live in SoCal? Connect! Unite! Act! Join Los Angeles Kossacks. I'm in CA-35. What's your district?

      by benamery21 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:02:25 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

    •  P.S. What CD are you in? nt (0+ / 0-)

      Do you live in SoCal? Connect! Unite! Act! Join Los Angeles Kossacks. I'm in CA-35. What's your district?

      by benamery21 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:15:06 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

  •  Cardon basically stopped running (2+ / 0-)
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    after it came out that most of his numerous siblings were suing him for taking money from the family trust.

    Do you live in SoCal? Connect! Unite! Act! Join Los Angeles Kossacks. I'm in CA-35. What's your district?

    by benamery21 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:35:22 PM PDT

  •  AP Calls AG for Brnovich (0+ / 0-)

    A mind like a book, has to be open to function properly.

    by falconer520 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:49:07 PM PDT

  •  Looks like APS wins Corp Commission... (0+ / 0-)

    FORESE, TOM (REP)         165,976     29.04%    
    LITTLE, DOUG (REP)         165,915     29.03%    
    MASON, LUCY (REP)         132,159     23.12%    
    PARKER, VERNON B. (REP)         105,036     18.38%

    A mind like a book, has to be open to function properly.

    by falconer520 on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 09:52:31 PM PDT

  •  Don't look now... (0+ / 0-)

    But with 70% of precincts reporting, Brnovich only leads Atty. Gen. Horne 53-47, per AP.

    Pragmatic progressive. Oregonian, Cascadian, and American. Keeper of the DKE glossary.

    by SaoMagnifico on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 10:38:11 PM PDT

  •  Whoa, in AZ-01... (3+ / 0-)

    with 67% of precincts reporting, Kiehne just took a relatively big lead.

    Kiehne, Gary     12,686    36%
    Tobin, Andy      12,262    35%
    Kwasman, Adam    10,017    29%

  •  Sad little former Rep. David Rivera (0+ / 0-)

    Took a mere 8% of the GOP primary vote in the FL-26 primary.  That's 4th place out of 5 candidates, only beating out a "some dude" who finished behind him.

  •  AZ-27 Senate: AP calls it for Miranda (boo) (0+ / 0-)

    With 63% of precincts reporting (22/35), AP has called Senate AZ-27 (D) for the lobbyist-tied, Chamber of Commerce-owned Catherine Miranda (widow of a former politico). That's really too bad, we should have organized more behind Aaron Marquez -- he has such talent and potential, is a real Democrat, self-made, with a distinguished history of service. I'm disappointed that kos didn't recognize him and endorse him. This is one of the few safe Democratic Senate seats in AZ, so whoever wins the primary will win the general election.

    Miranda was endorsed by: AZ Chamber of Commerce, Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, Arizona Highway Patrol Assoc (yes, really), Arizona Academy of Family Physicians (wtf, whateveh), and AEA.

    As of 10:50pm:

    State Senate - District 27 - Dem Primary
    22 of 35 Precincts Reporting - 63%
        Name                  Party        Votes        Vote %
        Miranda, Catherine    Dem        4,371    56%
        Marquez, Aaron        Dem        3,488    44%

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