Inside sources have revealed that former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio will run for the critical, soon-to-be-open Senate seat in Arizona.
President Donald Trump pardoned the 85-year-old retired sheriff in August after being convicted of disregarding a court order with regards to alleged racial profiling.
Arpaio is well-known for his aggressive approach to fight illegal immigration, controversial policies as sheriff of America’s fourth-most populous county, and being a staunch supporter of the president.
In an interview, Arpaio dismissed concerns by some about his age and appeal.
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