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Arpaio promised in an email to supporters that he would represent “a conservative vote.”
Talking points to be used after Arpaio is pardoned have also been prepared, according to CNN.
President Trump is “seriously considering a pardon” for Arpaio, who last month was found guilty of violating a court order in a racial profiling case.
Arpaio, 85, faces a maximum penalty of six months in jail and a fine when he is sentenced on the misdemeanor offense on Oct. 5.
Paul Penzone, the former Phoenix police officer who defeated Arpaio, promised to restore "respect, that transparency and that confidence to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office."
Joe Arpaio "denies the allegations" that he racially profiled Hispanic drivers he unfoundedly believed were undocumented immigrants.
Sheriff James Fitzgerald was investigated for racism, sexism, anti-Semitism and abuse of power.
A federal judge recommended criminal contempt charges against Joe Arpaio, an Arizona sheriff at the center of racial profiling incidents.
The 74-year-old volunteer lacked proper training and was a financial supporter and close friend of former sheriff, who was forced to resign.