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Arizona primary election: Follow latest updates in live blog

Arizona primary election: Follow latest updates in live blog
Posted at 8:36 AM, Aug 28, 2018

Election-day voting is underway in Arizona's primary, which includes a three-way race for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Republican Jeff Flake, who is not running for re-election.

Find your polling location.

Most primary election voters cast their ballots early, but polling places across the state opened at 6 a.m. and are scheduled to remain open until 7 p.m.

Results of Tuesday's election will be posted live at

Just one hour into Tuesday morning's voting, issues at polls across the Valley began being reported.

Track the latest election updates here:

8:45 p.m.

Story here: Martha McSally wins GOP nomination for Senate

8:41 p.m.

8:39 p.m.

Story: Doug Ducey wins Republican gubernatorial primary

Story: David Garcia wins the Democratic nomination for governor

8:24 p.m.

Story: Kyrsten Sinema wins Democratic nomination for Senate

8:19 p.m.

8:16 p.m. 

8:08 p.m.

The first results have started to come in.

7:26 p.m.

7:14 p.m. 

Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes has issued a new statement about the trouble at 62 polling locations, saying he takes responsibility for what happened and says there were not enough contract technicians available to finish setting up the check-in systems.

7:00 p.m. 

Polls have officially closed throughout the state. Track live results at the link above.

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3:51 p.m.

In a statement, Maricopa County said it would not petition a judge to keep polling places open past the originally-scheduled closing time of 7 p.m. Those in line by that time will be able to vote.

3:04 p.m.

2:18 p.m. 

Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes said 62 polling locations were not ready to go at 6 a.m., when all polls were supposed to open to the public.

12:04 p.m.

  • 7 hours left to vote until polls close
  • As of 10 a.m., only 4 polling locations were still down, according to Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes
  • 40 "bonus" polling centers have not experienced ANY issues, will remain open for voters across the Valley

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