We kick off a new series called "Central." We’ll be road tripping up Central Avenue, from South Mountain to North Mountain over the next few weeks.
Sheriff Arpaio foes aiming for a recall
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio was reelected to a sixth term in November, but that’s not stopping the organizers of a recall effort.
The newly registered political committee Respect
Recall Arpaio includes some of the people involved with the campaign to recall Arpaio ally and former State Senate President Russell Pearce, including Chad Snow and Randy Parraz of Citizens for a Better Arizona, and
“Let’s see," Boettcher said. "Do I remember things as well as I used to? No, and neither does Joe. Do I get tired easy? Yes. Does Joe? Yes.”
In a statement, Arpaio’s 2012 campaign manager Chad Willems said recall organizers are “sore losers” and called on them to release a donor list.
The recall campaign has until May 30 to collect more than 300,000 signatures to trigger a November recall election.