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Press Releases:

Secretary of State’s Office announces upgrade to ServiceArizona.com and new AZVoteSafe Guide for Native American voters

PHOENIX – Ahead of National Voter Registration Day, the Secretary of State’s Office is proud to announce an upgrade to ServiceArizona.com that allows voters to register or update their voter registration online even if their residence location does not have a standard address.

Arizona Secretary of State’s next ‘Live at Noon’ event set for Aug. 25

PHOENIX – Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs and Assistant Secretary of State Allie Bones will host the next Facebook Live event in the Live at Noon series. Each of these events will highlight important election-related information.

Secretary of State Livestreaming Canvass Election Results for 2020 Primary Election

PHOENIX – The Arizona Secretary of State’s Office will be certifying the results of the 2020 Primary Election on Monday, August 17 at 10 a.m.

Arizona holding its 2020 Primary Election on August 4

PHOENIX – It is Election Day, and the Secretary of State’s Office is reminding voters that polling places and vote centers across the state are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Secretary of State’s Office releases quarterly statewide voter registration report ahead of 2020 Primary Election

PHOENIX – Arizona has 4.4 million registered voters, according to a quarterly report from the Secretary of State’s Office. Voter registration has increased by more than 64,000 Arizonans since the last quarterly voter registration update in April.

Secretary of State’s Office holding mock election ahead of the 2020 Primary Election

PHOENIX – The Arizona Secretary of State’s Office will hold a mock election for media to test the election result reporting system on Thursday, July 30 ahead of the Primary Election.

Arizona Secretary of State to Host Facebook Live Primary Town Hall Event July 28

PHOENIX – Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs is hosting a Facebook Live Town Hall event called Live at Noon to discuss voting in the upcoming Arizona primary election, at noon on Tuesday, July 28.

July 24 is the last day to request a ballot-by-mail for the 2020 Primary Election

PHOENIX – The deadline to request a ballot-by-mail for the 2020 Primary Election is Friday, July 24, 2020 at 5 p.m.

Governor Ducey Issues Executive Order Improving Voting Safety, Staffing

PHOENIX – Governor Doug Ducey today issued an Executive Order to bolster the election efforts of Secretary of State Katie Hobbs and election officials across the state by making available additional state assets. The order instructs the Department of...

Secretary of State’s Office releases two guides to ensure that voters and election officials stay safe during the 2020 elections

PHOENIX – With the August 4, 2020 Primary Election just weeks away, the Secretary of State’s Office has released two guides to ensure that voters, election staff and officials stay safe during the early voting period and on Election Day.

Early voting begins for Arizona’s 2020 Primary Election

PHOENIX – Early voting for the 2020 Primary Election starts on July 8, when ballots are mailed to voters on the Permanent Early Voting List and voters who have requested a ballot-by-mail, and in-person early voting starts at county recorders’ offices and...

Hobbs: ‘Now is the time to register to vote in the 2020 Primary Election’

PHOENIX – The last day to register to vote to participate in the 2020 Primary Election is Monday, July 6. To register to vote in Arizona, a voter must meet the following qualifications: ...

Governor Ducey, Secretary Hobbs Announce $9 Million Investment For Safe Elections Plan

PHOENIX – Governor Doug Ducey in partnership with Secretary of State Katie Hobbs announced today the investment of $9 million in CARES Act funding to support safe and secure voting in Arizona during the 2020 election season. The majority of funding will be...

Secretary of State’s Office hosting Initiative Filing webinar

PHOENIX – As part of our #TrustedInfo2020 effort, the Secretary of State’s Office is hosting an Initiative Filing webinar for the public and the press on Tuesday, June 30, 2020.

Open the books of history with a collection from Grand Canyon University’s archives

PHOENIX – From its early days as a small college in Prescott, Arizona, Grand Canyon University has been growing ever since. With increasing enrollment numbers, Grand Canyon College relocated to Phoenix in 1951 and began developing its new campus. The Grand...

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2020 Election Timeline Katie Hobbs Secretary Of State
General Election
August 2, 2020
First day to request a one-time ballot-by-mail for the General Election only
October 5, 2020
Voter Registration Deadline
October 7, 2020
First day for counties to mail ballots to voters (and first day of in-person early voting)
October 23, 2020
Last day to request a ballot-by-mail or sign up for PEVL
October 27, 2020
Recommended deadline to mail back your ballot
November 3, 2020
Election Day - All ballots must be received by 7:00 p.m.