Maricopa Sheriff Joe Arpaio isn't ruling out running for the seat of retiring Sen. Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.) in 2012. Actually, he seems very open to the idea.
(The Hill)- Maricopa Sheriff Joe Arpaio said Monday he is open to the possibility of running for the seat of retiring Sen. Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.) in 2012.
Arpaio, the conservative sheriff famous for his hard-line anti-immigration stances, made the remarks in light of a poll released today by Summit Consulting Group Inc., which is fundraising for Arpaio’s reelection campaign for sheriff. The company’s Chad Willems is Arpaio’s campaign manager.