August 23, 2012
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Rep. Paul Gosar smashed State Sen. Ron Gould in a bid for the Republican nomination in Congressional District 4, which will represent Northern Gila County. Gosar represented all of Gila County before redistricting split the county in two. But Gosar moved to Prescott to run in a redrawn, overwhelmingly Republican district that includes Rim Country, Prescott, the Verde Valley and most of western Arizona – from Yuma to the Utah border.
Incumbent faces primary battle in redrawn district
Did Rep. Paul Gosar betray his conservative principles when he followed the urgings of House Republican leaders and voted to raise the debt ceiling?
Bitter battle for congressional seat dominated by debate about role of outside group
The fiercely contested Republican primary in the district that includes Rim Country has lurched into allegations that an out-of-state, ultra-conservative Super PAC is trying to “buy” the seat with a distorted advertising blitz.