Joe Arpaio

Pardoning Sheriff Arpaio

Cal Thomas, Washington Times

The president’s pardon of Mr. Arpaio is a far cry from those granted by Messrs. Clinton and Obama. He was correct in citing Mr. Arpaio’s age and service to the country among his reasons for granting it. His conviction had political overtones and it is perfectly fitting that the pardon addressed his conviction partially on a political level. Joe Arpaio reached the same conclusion when he tweeted: “Thank you @realdonaldtrump for seeing my conviction for what it is: a political witch hunt by holdovers in the Obama Justice Department.”

Arpaio Suit Against O's Amnesty Wins Accelerated Hearing

Cathy Burke, NewsMax

AZ Sheriff Joe Arpaio's lawsuit challenging Obama's amnesty, dismissed by a federal judge last month, is back on the front burner, with an appeals court Weds. ordering an accelerated hearing in the constitutional case. 

Sheriff Joe: O Calculated Border Crisis to Justify Order

Breitbart TV

Sheriff Joe Arpaio claimed that Obama’s immigration exec. order is the execution of a game plan by the admin. to create a crisis on the border to push amnesty. He claims that the influx of illegals “is calculated by Obama to cause controversy, hope Congress does something, & then do the exec order.”