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Arpaio outraises challengers in fundraising in sheriff’s race

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio (Photo by Evan Wyloge/Arizona Capitol Times)

Republican Joe Arpaio remains the leader in fundraising in the race for Maricopa County sheriff.

The Republican incumbent raised $457,000 from Aug. 9 through Sept. 17 and had $3.8 million in his re-election campaign fund at the end of the period.

Democrat Paul Penzone raised $138,000 during that period and finished with $114,000 left over.

Independent Mike Stauffer pulled in more than $1,000 in contributions and had $315 at the end of the period.

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