You mean I gots to pay $154K? Jiminy Crickets!
Score one for the white hats ce soir. Sheriff Joe Arpaio's re-election campaign was today fined $153,978 for financing a mailer advocating the defeat of his arch-nemesis, interim County Attorney Rick Romley.
That mailer was to the ... More >>
Captain Joel Fox had to 'fess up and spill the names of the cagey SCA donors behind a Republican Party smear campaign, but he still hasn't turned over the contribution checks.
Today's the big day, according to Jeffrey Messing, the lawyer hired by the Maricopa County Elections ... More >>
The SCA checks are in, and some of them were from businesses -- in apparent violation of Arizona law.
As we foreshadowed this morning, Captain Joel Fox turned in the canceled checks today as part of his settlement agreement with the Maricopa County Department of Elections. Al ... More >>
Captain Joel Fox hasn't been honest with us.
Here's what Fox posted to our blog in February about the $105,000 contribution to the Arizona Republican Party that came from the SCA:
None of the money came from Arpaio,or Hendershott or Arpaio's campaign, or anyone associated with Arpaio's campaign, ... More >>
A Maricopa County Superior Court judge threw cold water on Captain Joel Fox's already tepid arguments for keeping secret the names behind a large Republican Party donation.
At the hearing requested by Fox to stave off an impending order to cough up the names of the mysterious "SCA" donor ... More >>
Maricopa County Sheriff's Captain Joel Fox will argue before a Superior Court judge on Tuesday that he shouldn't have to turn over the names of donors behind a nebulous $105,000 contribution to the Arizona Republican Party.
The county elections department has wanted to see those names since elect ... More >>
Captain Joel Fox appealed his case to the Maricopa County Superior Court yesterday and asked for his $315,000 fine to be delayed until the appeal's outcome.
Fox wants the court to overturn the decision by Judge Thomas Shedden of the state Office of Administrative Hearings, cancel out his fine and o ... More >>
With the deadline fast approaching to reveal the names of the SCA members or face a $315,000 fine, Maricopa County Sheriff's Office Captain Joel Fox begged election officials this month to let him disclose the names in private.
Fox, who obviously missed his calling as a lawyer, ... More >>
Maricopa County Sheriff's Captain Joel Fox, still the only person to date who's been linked to a mysterious $105,000 donation to the Arizona Republican Party, took the stand today in front of Administrative Law Judge Thomas Shedden -- but instead of resolving the issue, Fo ... More >>
In trying to escape a $315,000 fine at an appeal hearing today, Captain Joel Fox (pictured) denied just about everything related to the political donation he made on behalf of the mysterious "SCA."
Fox even denied that "SCA" stands for "Sheriff's Command Association," even t ... More >>
The Arizona Republican Party last year returned the dirty $105,000 donated by the mysterious "Sheriff's Command Association." But in doing so, it left the party with a massive negative balance.
That's because it had already spent a good chunk of the money, app ... More >>
Captain Joel Fox of the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office continued to play martyr during an administrative hearing on Wednesday, still unwilling to give up the names of the people behind a $105,000 campaign donation to the Republican Party that has been deemed illegal.
Today's hear ... More >>
An independent law firm investigating whether a Maricopa County Sheriff's Office commander illegally funneled money to the Arizona Republican Party is demanding that the commander produce a list of donors by December 1.
But, in a letter to that investigator, Commander Joel Fox (pictu ... More >>