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Joe Arpaio loses sheriff's race in second failed comeback bid

2 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

As metro Phoenix's sheriff from 1992 through 2016, Arpaio is most well known for launching immigration crackdowns, some of which contributed to his political downfall.
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Joe Arpaio loses sheriff's race in 2nd failed comeback bid

2 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

PHOENIX - Joe Arpaio on Friday was narrowly defeated in his bid to win back the sheriff's post in metro Phoenix that he held for 24 years before being voted out in 2016 amid voter frustrations over his taxpayer-funded legal bills, his penchant for self-promotion and a defiant streak that led to his now-pardoned criminal conviction.
Arpaio lost by more than 6,200 votes in the Republican primary for Maricopa County sheriff to his former top aide, Jerry Sheridan.
In the Nov. 3 general election, Sheridan will face Democrat Paul Penzone, who unseated Arpaio four years ago.
Arpaio said he...
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