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The architect of Arizona’s tough immigration laws is running for the state Senate again, four months after he lost his seat in a recall election.

Republican Russell Pearce appeared before the Red Mountain Tea Party on Monday night and announced that he will seek the Senate seat in a new district after legislative boundaries changed through redistricting.


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Pearce lost a November recall in his conservative Mesa district to Republican charter school executive Jerry Lewis after some criticized Pearce for focusing too much on immigration and moving too far to the right.

Read more at Official Wire. By the Associated Press.

 


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