Arizona Secretary of State is reporting that the Special General Election for CD 8 (unofficial) results are:
Debbie Lesko (R) 91,390 52.6%
Hiral Tipirneni (D) 82,318 47.4%
Voter turnout was 38.3 % of the 455,660 registered voters in CD 8. This vacancy occurred when long-time Republican Congressman Trent Franks resigned in December, 2017 after allegations of a $5 Million request he made of his Congressional aide to have his surrogate child.
Debbie Lesko is a former State Senator and Rep. from LD 21. Dr. Tipirneni is a political newcomer, an ER doctor and an immigrant from India.