Joe Arpaio was the former sheriff of Maricopa County in Arizona. He has been involved in a lot of complaints, surrounding his mean behavior towards the migrant population living in his city. Joe Arpaio is branded as someone who practices racial profiling and discrimination, and he was also tagged as the main proponent of the infamous tent city.
Because of his repeated racist actions against the migrants, he received many warnings from the county attorney’s office asking him to stop. However, he broke the county attorney’s request many times, triggering them to serve him a warrant of arrest and filed a contempt case against him.
Joe Arpaio was sentenced to be jailed inside the prison. The former sheriff of the Maricopa County also warned his opponents, especially Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin, that there will come a time that he will be pardoned and released from the jail. Learn more about Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey: http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/news/lacey-larkin-speak-out-on-trump-pardon-of-arpaio-9879938 and http://frontpageconfidential.com/michael-lacey-jim-larkin-arpaio-frontera-fund-first-amendment/
He is referring to Donald J. Trump, who is also dreaming of getting the presidential seat. He supported the campaign of Donald J. Trump, and Joe Arpaio is hoping that he will pardon him if ever he wins the election. During the 2016 Presidential Race, Donald J. Trump was announced as the newest president of the United States, and he saw a ray of hope after the candidate he supported won. Read more: Jim Larkin | Crunchbase and Michael Lacey | Crunchbase
Everything happened quickly right after Donald J. Trump was elected to the office. He checked the condition of Joe Arpaio and issued presidential clemency for the former Maricopa County sheriff. After the current president of the United States gave him a pardon, Joe Arpaio promised Donald J. Trump that he will always be by his side, and he will support him 100%.
Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin, among others, were surprised about the decision, and they warned the president that Joe Arpaio’s release would cause another string of abuses for the locals living in Phoenix. However, it was a different Joe Arpaio who faced his countrymen.
He stated that what he did in the past is a huge mistake, and he is asking forgiveness for what he has done. However, his opponents are not convinced, stating that he is only getting attention. Joe Arpaio also announced that he is planning to run for the Senatorial race.
Because of what Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin, they have upped their game and tried to beat the senatorial race of Joe Arpaio.
The two activists started using their social media platforms to promote negative reception about Joe Arpaio, and they are pleading their support not to vote for someone like him. Joe Arpaio is serious about his planned running at the United States Senate, and he has already created slogans that would support his agenda.
However, Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin realized that it is still up to the public if they would want to vote for Joe Arpaio or not. Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin continue to work harder to support the people who have crossed the border using the money that they have left from winning the counter-lawsuit years ago.