, the notorious former Arizona sheriff who was pardoned by President in 2017, on Sunday announced a bid to reclaim his old job in the state’s Maricopa County.
“Watch out world! We are back!” Arpaio, 87, said in a statement. “I will continue to stand and fight to do the right thing for Arizona and America, and will never surrender. Those who break the law will have to deal with this Sheriff.”
Joe Arpaio announces 2020 bid for 7th term as Sheriff.
Thousands want me to run for Sheriff. Today Aug 25 announcing run for Sheriff Important day for me. Wife’s Birthday & Pres Trump Pardoned me. Ready for bruising, bitter campaign. Never back down.
— Sheriff Joe Arpaio (@RealSheriffJoe)