Register | Forgot Your Password? | Close

PHOENIX - Sheriff Joe Arpaio endorsed Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry. And now that he's suspended his president campaign, Arpaio says America's loss is Texas's gain.

"I really have a lot of respect for him. I think it's a big loss to our country," he said. "But that's the way politics is and he'll still be the governor of Texas."

Arpaio supported Mitt Romney during the 2008 presidential race but hasn't decided if he will endorse Romney again.

The sheriff says Perry got off to a bad start, but liked his stance on the border issue.

share this story:
Attention Comment Users: We have recently changed our comments boards.
We would like you to be part of the conversation and The Voice of Arizona by logging in with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing KTAR (Arizona Sports) account members will need to create a Disqus account or use one of the aforementioned social media logins. Thank you.
comments powered by Disqus

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health

    World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.

Voice For A Better Arizona

  • Family in Focus

    KTAR spends the week taking a look at the issues a modern Arizona family faces.