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Flashback: Joe Arpaio Was Romney Arizona Campaign Chair In 2008

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio -- whose views alienate both Hispanic and independent voters alike -- is probably the last person the Romney campaign wants to be associated with. But in 2008 the Sheriff was a vocal Romney surrogate, serving a chair of his Arizona campaign and hosting a conference call for the Governor on immigration.

Posted on March 1, 2012, at 4:42 p.m. ET

Romney announces Joe Arpaio as Arizona Chairman

Joe Arpaio holds Arizona press conference for Romney for President (1/2)

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