Latest Kyrsten Sinema News

Trump to nominate Pima County judge for federal judgeship

Nov. 6, 2019 3:02 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to nominate Pima County Superior Court Judge John Hinderaker to be a U.S. District Court judge for Arizona. The White House announced Trump's decision on Wednesday. Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema applauded Trump's decision to nominate Hinderaker, with her...

Pence to visit Arizona, meet with Sen. McSally

Sep. 30, 2019 1:59 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence will make a return visit to Arizona this week. Pence will be in Phoenix on Wednesday to celebrate Republican Sen. Martha McSally at a reception. On Thursday, he will take part in a roundtable discussion with Hispanic leaders at a Scottsdale church. After that, Pence...

Democrats' proposed Sinema censure vote delayed

Sep. 20, 2019 8:22 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — A push by liberals for the Arizona Democratic Party to censure Sen. Kyrsten Sinema will be put off until next year. The party's Progressive Caucus hoped the roughly 800 members of the party's state committee would formally censure the freshman Democrat on Saturday for "failing to uphold"...

Progressive Democrats seek to censure Sinema

Sep. 17, 2019 9:24 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Progressive Democrats want their party to censure Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, saying she's not standing up to President Donald Trump. Dan O'Neal of the Arizona Democratic Party Progressive Caucus told ABC15 Tuesday that the party's liberal wing wants Sinema "to vote like a Democrat...