States across the country voted to legalize marijuana for either recreational or medical use during the November election. However, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery claimed that he expects the incoming president to “end the charade” of marijuana-legalization laws passed....
Homeless, runaway and abused teens can connect to life-changing resources on every Valley Metro and city of Phoenix bus in Maricopa County.
David Codrea: Incumbent Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, target of the Obama Justice Department for his stand against the administration’s goal of culturally terraforming the Republic through illegal “immigration,” has been defeated in his bid for reelection by challenger Paul Penzone. Actually, it might be more accurate to say Arpaio was defeated by “dual citizen” […]
Click here for reuse options! Arizona organizers won an important campaign against the sheriff who terrorized their community for decades. During his 24 years as the sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, Joe Arpaio erected a tent city...Show More Summary
Let’s hope some adult steps in and stops talk of extremists taking over cabinet positions. Trump’s transition team is reportedly considering Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, Sheriff David Clarke and outgoing Maricopa County, Arizona, Sheriff Joe Arpaio as possible nominees to head up the Department of Homeland Security. Clarke has made a name for himself as a [...]
Sheriff Joe Arpaio, “America’s toughest sheriff,” lost his bid for re-election on Tuesday. After serving 24 years as the sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, voters replaced him with Paul Penzone. While older white and conservative voters pushed Arpaio to victory in previous elections, it was Latino voters that ultimately threw him out of office. Show More Summary
At a park in Central Phoenix, about 150 Latino activists danced, cheered and wept when they learned that Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio had lost a bid for a seventh term as Arizona’s top lawman on Tuesday night. A band blasted Mexican country music, kids smashed a Donald Trump piñata and people...
Joe Arpaio, Maricopa County’s conservative sheriff for almost 24 years. ( Gage Skidmore / CC 2.0) So long, Joe Arpaio. After almost 24 years as sheriff in Arizona’s Maricopa County, the 84-year-old incumbent lost his re-election bidShow More Summary
At a park in Central Phoenix, about 150 Latino activists danced, cheered and wept when they learned that Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio had lost a bid for a seventh term as Arizona’s top lawman on Tuesday night. A band blasted Mexican...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Arizona's Maricopa County Democratic party celebrated a bright spot in all the darkness. In Maricopa, County, Arizona, controversial sheriff Joe Arpaio, one of Donald Trump's most prominent surrogates, quietly lost his reelection bid to a former Phoenix policeman, Democrat Paul Penzone. Show More Summary
Democrat Paul Penzone has ended controversial Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio's 24-year tenure as the sheriff of Maricopa County. Arpaio has faced multiple legal challenges to his stance on immigration; the loss comes despite raising more than $12 million from donors. Show More Summary
“America’s Toughest Sheriff” is no more. Arizona has voted out Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio of office, dismissing his bid for a seventh term following several legal issues in a racial profiling. Most recently, just a few weeks before the election, Arpaio was officially charged with criminal contempt of court for ignoring a judges’ order […]
Joe Arpaio, the infamously nasty sheriff of Maricopa County in Arizona, is losing his badge. After seven terms in office, he was finally ditched by voters in favor of a challenger, Paul Penzone. NPR reports that the incoming sheriffShow More Summary
He lost to Democrat Paul Penzone
Joe Arpaio is defeated in his bid for a seventh term for Maricopa County's sheriff after 24 years in office.
Longtime Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio was defeated by his Democratic challenger.
For the first time in 24 years, voters in Maricopa County, Arizona, rejected Joe Arpaio as their sheriff. The embattled 84-year-old immigration hardliner lost to Democratic challenger Paul Penzone, a retired sergeant from the Phoenix...Show More Summary
The Maricopa County sheriff has finally lost. A scream rose from the crowd gathered at Grant Park on the south side of Phoenix when the Associated Press announced that Joe Arpaio’s 23-year tenure as Maricopa County Sheriff had come to an end. There were hugs, high-fives, and chants of “Si se puede, si se pudo”?—?“Yes [...]
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has lost his election to Democrat Paul Penzone. Unfortunately, this revelation is not very surprising....
Local activists, including the Bazta Arpaio campaign, held community canvassing events and voter registration drives leading up to Election Day in an effort to unseat Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. The post Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio Loses Re-Election Bid appeared first on Rewire.