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She served in the Arizona State Senate from to She ran in the Republican primary election for the U. Senateinitially against Jeff Flake   and then, after Flake's decision not to seek re-election, against Martha McSally. Ward was defeated by McSally in the Republican primary.
She became Chair of the Arizona Republican Party in After President Donald Trump lost the election, including the state of Arizona, she filed lawsuits seeking to nullify the Arizona election .
She provided no evidence of wrongdoing in the election and by December 9, federal and state judges had dismissed all challenges against President-elect Biden 's victory in Arizona. Still University. After Republican Senator Ron Gould left the Legislature and left the District 5 seat open, Ward won the three-way August 28,Republican primary in a highly contested election with 9, votes Ward has changed her position on abortion over time.
InWard said that she wanted the government to play no role in the decision to have an abortion, saying, "My preference would be that a patient and a doctor talk to each other about the risks, the benefits, what is the potential outcome for the mother should she choose to have a procedure like that, instead of having the government trying to make those decisions.
Her spokesman Stephen Sebastian said that she maintained a pro-life record in the state senate and supported a " human life amendment " to the U. She said that Planned Parenthood "sells dismembered baby body parts.
In JanuaryWard introduced the Arizona Fourth Amendment Protection Actwhich would "ban the state from engaging in activities which help the NSA carry out their warrantless data-collection programs, or even make use of the information on a local level. When Ward ran for re-election in Novembershe was unopposed in both the primary and the general election. On July 14,Ward announced she would be entering the race for the Republican nomination for U. Senate in Arizona, against long-time incumbent John McCainwho was viewed by many political analysts as a top target of the Tea Party movement and by other Republican conservatives.
On July 11,Ward published an ad on her Facebook saying that John McCain, her primary opponent for the Republican primary Senate election, was too friendly with Secretary Hillary Clinton. The ad said Women want nsa McDermitt Nevada they were nearly identical in their political beliefs, stating that "they agree" on issues such as "amnesty for illegal immigrants," opposing President George W. Bush 's tax cuts, a gasoline tax, and "blocking conservative judges. The substance is still the same. Some things never change.
In AugustWard lost the primary to McCain. In OctoberWard announced that she would run in the Republican primary against incumbent Senator Jeff Flake who later announced he would retire from the Senate. In Julyafter McCain was diagnosed with brain cancer, Ward said that she hoped that McCain would re as quickly as possible. So that the business of the country and the business of Arizona being represented at the federal level can move forward.
We can't have until the election, waiting around to accomplish the Trump agenda, to secure the border and stop illegal immigration and repeal Obamacare and fix the economy and fix the veterans administration, all those things need to be done and we can't be at a standstill while we wait for John McCain to determine what he's going to do. In Augustseveral events affected her campaign. She expressed her support for President Trump's pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaiowho had been convicted of criminal contempt of court. Also in that month, a video attack ad appeared accusing Ward of agreeing with the chemtrails conspiracy theory and referring to her as "Chemtrail Kelli".
The advertisement was sponsored by the Senate Leadership Fundaligned with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell  and may have been the first time Ward came to the attention of "many outside Arizona" according to journalist Clare Malone,  an ad on the subject of chemtrails and Ward first appeared in the Senate race with McCain. Ward appeared together with Bannon to announce the endorsement. He's not somebody that I've reached out and talked to in any way, shape, or form I am distancing myself from Steve Bannon.
Steve King and Sen. Rand Paul. In MayJoe Arpaio accused Ward of having enticed him to bow out of the Republican primary in exchange for lucrative speaking gigs with a pro-Trump group; the Ward campaign denied the accusation. In JuneThe Arizona Republic reported that Ward's ties to controversial and fringe conservative figures were undermining her campaign.
She appeared together with Nehlen on a of occasions. When Ward was asked if she agreed with Cernovich's beliefs, she said that she didn't know much about his views. On August 24,the day of the announcement that Senator John McCain was ceasing medical treatment for terminal brain cancer, one of Ward's campaign staffers questioned on Facebook if the announcement "was a plan to take media attention off [Ward's] campaign" on "the kickoff day of Kelli Ward's bus tour".
Ward then made a followup comment later Women want nsa McDermitt Nevada deleted or hidden that the "media loves a narrative The basis for the lawsuit is that the election was not conducted in view of the media, unlike standard election practice. In Aprilamid the coronavirus pandemic, Ward encouraged protests against stay-at-home orders.
She told protestors to dress up in scrubs and medical gear to imitate health care workers. After Joe Biden won Arizona in the election and Donald Trump spread falsehoods and conspiracy theories about fraud in the election, Ward aided Trump in trying to subvert the election. Ward's legal challenges were subsequently all dismissed and Arizona Republicans raised concerns that the political divide between Ward and Doug Duceywho had acknowledged Biden's win in Arizona, would damage the party's future electoral prospects.
During the storming of the United States Capitol on January 6,which forced lawmakers to evacuate, Ward wrote on Twitter, "Congress is adjourned. Send the elector choice back to the legislatures.
American politician. See also: United States Senate election in Arizona. Project Vote Smart. Retrieved January 3, Retrieved October 27, Roll Call. The Arizona Republic. Retrieved December 21, WV MetroNews. May 30, Arizona Daily Star. Retrieved January 21, Phoenix, Arizona: Secretary of State of Arizona. Archived from the original PDF on November 12, Washington Free Beacon. Retrieved July 27, Retrieved January 24, Tenth Amendment Center.
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