Arizona: Bill Would Restrict Recall Elections

Wed, Feb 15 2012 — Source: Tuscon Citizen

Senate Republicans hope to avoid a repeat of the recall election that ousted Sen. Russell Pearce in November.
The state Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday passed Senate Bill 1449, which would require recall elections to consist of a party-specific primary and then, if necessary, a runoff in which all voters could participate, similar to regular partisan elections.
Currently, recall elections require only a single election in which all candidates and all voters can participate.

Read more at the Tuscon Citizen.