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Tag Archives: Joe Arpaio

Littwin: If Trump told the truth, he’d admit to crushing 800,000 dreams just to appease his base

The first thing to know about Donald Trump’s cruel and gratuitous decision to end the DACA program is that he did not do it with […]...

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September 5, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: As Texans battle Harvey, many have had to be their own first responders

They’re calling Harvey a 500-year event, the worst storm ever to hit Texas, a storm that has left many roads impassable and 911 calls unanswered. […]...

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August 28, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Everyone’s talking about Trump’s speech, but the real fireworks are yet to come

The Trump-McConnell fued has moved to a crisis point, writes The New York Times, as a budget showdown looms and a possible governmental shutdown over […]...

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August 24, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Who was the last president to make news by saying racism is evil?

It took a few days, but Donald Trump finally brought himself to condemn white supremacists in the wake of the violence and ramming death in […]...

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August 15, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap
Arpaio sued for mistreating pregnant inmate

Arpaio sued for mistreating pregnant inmate

Miriam Mendiola-Martinez, an undocumented woman who did a stint in an Arizona immigration detention center, is suing Sheriff Joe Arpaio and others for mistreating her during her pregnancy in 2009....

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December 25, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Health
Homeland Security severs ties with Arpaio

Homeland Security severs ties with Arpaio

The Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday it is immediately terminating its immigration-enforcement agreements with the office of Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Ariz....

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December 16, 2011 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics
DOJ: AZ Sheriff Arpaio has shown disregard for Constitution

DOJ: AZ Sheriff Arpaio has shown disregard for Constitution

A federal report released Thursday finds that Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Ariz., an advocate for controversial immigration enforcement and detention measures, has committed a “wide range of civil rights violations.”...

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December 15, 2011 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics
Perry looks to beef up anti-immigration cred with backing of Arizona sheriff Arpaio

Perry looks to beef up anti-immigration cred with backing of Arizona sheriff Arpaio

GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry, who has been called “weak” by immigration enforcement supporters, has picked up the support of Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, notorious for his immigration detention measures and his birther conspiracy theories....

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November 28, 2011 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice

Immigrant rights groups call for boycott of MLB All-Star game in Phoenix

Multiple groups are calling for a boycott of the Major League Baseball All-Star game in Phoenix, Ariz., on July 12 in protest of the immigration law SB 1070. The groups include the Arizona-based human rights groups Puente and Somos America....

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July 7, 2011 Civil Rights, Politics
Arizona continues to net illegal workers, not illegal employers

Arizona continues to net illegal workers, not illegal employers

The country’s self-styled “toughest sheriff” made more news in Arizona the week after the midterm elections. As Stateline reports, Maricopa County sheriff Joe Arpaio conducted […]...

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November 30, 2010 Blog, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics

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