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Monday Is Voter Registration Deadline In Arizona's 8th Congressional District Race

Monday is the deadline to register to vote in the special election in Arizona’s 8th Congressional district. If you’re already registered to vote — you’re all set.

Early ballots go out this week. Election day is April 24.

The district covers much of the northwest valley and includes Peoria and Surprise. The candidates are former state Senator Debbie Lesko, a Republican, and Democrat Hiral Tipirneni, a physician.

MORE:  Lesko, Tipirneni Win Special Election In Arizona's 8th Congressional District

The winner will take the seat Trent Franks vacated after a sexual harassment scandal last year.

Bret Jaspers was a senior field correspondent at KJZZ from 2017 to 2020.