Lake, a former local news anchor, has been critical of the media during her candidacy and has received the endorsement of former President Trump.
Lake is competing against 2 serious rivals for the GOP nomination on August 2nd, including former GOP Congressman Matt Salmon –who has strong conservative credentials from his time in DC– and business owner Karrin Robson.
Recent polling from The Trafalgar Group shows Lake leading with 39%. Robson registered 27% and Salmon 15%.
The winner will face the victor in Democratic primary which will be either Katie Hobbs and Marco Lopez.