Arizona Secretary of State - Ken Bennett

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For Immediate Release
March 24, 2010

Contact: Matthew Benson
Director of Communications
602-350-2834 - mobile

Twitter: @therealAZsos

Signature requirements set for 2010 candidate petitions

Note: Please see the attached requirements for valid signatures that must be collected and submitted by candidates hoping to qualify for the 2010 ballot in Arizona .

Signature requirements, established by a formula set in state statute, are based upon state and local voter registration figures as of March 1, 2010. Nomination petitions for federal, statewide and legislative candidates must be submitted to the Secretary of State's Office. The office is located on the 7 th floor of the Executive Tower at the state Capitol, 1700 W. Washington St ., in Phoenix.

The first day that candidates not participating in Clean Elections may file petitions is April 26. The last day for candidates (participating and non-participating) to file is May 26.

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For all media questions, or to schedule an interview with Secretary Bennett, contact Matthew Benson, director of communications, at (602) 350-2834.