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Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery

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Montgomery to lead fight against nonpartisan primary

A top elected Republican will be leading the effort to convince voters to keep the partisan in partisan politics.Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery told Capitol Media Services Tuesday the initiative drive for an open primary system will not meet its stated goals of increasing voter participation and electing candidates who are not at either extreme. In fact, he said, experiences elsewhere suggest the reverse would be true.


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