November 9, 2022 •
Arizona Voters Approve Creation of Lieutenant Governor
Arizona voters approved a constitutional amendment creating the position of lieutenant governor.
Under Proposition 131, the lieutenant governor would be elected on a joint ticket with the governor and would succeed the governor in case of a vacancy.
Arizona is one of five states without a lieutenant governor position.
As of 8:30 a.m. November 9, with 58% of the precincts reporting, the amendment passed 55% to 45%.
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