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Encyclopedia > Arizona House of Representatives

The Arizona House of Representatives is the lower legislative body for the State of Arizona. Its members are elected to two year terms. The Republicans currently hold a majority in the House with Rep. James P. Weiers (R-Phoenix) serving as Speaker. State nickname: The Grand Canyon State, The Copper State Official languages English Capital Phoenix Largest city Phoenix Governor Janet Napolitano (D) Senators John McCain (R) Jon Kyl (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 6th 295,254 km² 0. ... Phoenix was incorporated as a city on February 5, 1881. ...


Makeup of Arizona House of Representatives

Affiliation Members
  Republican Party 38
  Democratic Party 22
 Total
60

The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ...

See also

The Arizona Senate is the upper legislative body for the State of Arizona. ...

External link

  • Official website

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