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Free training for Arizonans interested in running for office

Posted at 6:28 AM, Feb 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-25 19:28:01-05

PHOENIX — The Secretary of State's Office is offering a free training program for Arizonans who want to run for public office.

It includes a workshop on how to file as a new candidate.

Handbooks with guidance and information about political action committees and lobbyists are also available.

One workshop will take place March 5th from 1:30 to 2:30 P.M.

A second one will be the following day, March 6th, from 10 to 11 A.M.

Both will be held in the Historic Supreme Court Chambers in the Arizona Capital Museum.

Anyone interested in the workshops can register here.

This year, the filing window for new candidates is March 7th through April 6th.