Five blog posts over 10 days led up to Sarah Fenske's cover analysis this week on the SCA (Sheriff's Command Association) scandal. A 2007 cover story on the smear of Arpaio opponent Dan Saban was an omen of what was to come -- state Republican Party ads further smearing Saban financed by the SCA. A Fenske column followed last year on the offensive ads. See all the pieces below:
Below the Belt (September 9, 2007)
Lawyer Dennis Wilenchik's spearheading Joe Arpaio's attempt to smear his chief political rival
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