After announcing that he was “seriously considering” pardoning former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, President Donald Trump makes his way to Phoenix, Tuesday, August 22nd to The Phoenix Convention Center at 7pm. During his presidential campaign, Trump visited Arizona seven times. This would be his first visit to the state as President. Tickets to the event are available through Trump’s website, donaldjtrump.com. Recent surveys show Trump’s approval is declining here in Arizona. According to a recent CNN poll, 52 percent of Arizona voters disapprove of his handling of the office while 43 percent say he’s doing a good job.
Jeff Kode has previously written articles for The Arizona Republic ALT section, as well as other publications including Echo Magazine and IONAZ Magazine. He is an enthusiastic movie lover, and enjoys discovering new music. He was previously on air middays with his own show The Sugar Rush, and can now be heard 6-9am on The Morning Beat with Steve and Jeff at 88.7 The Pulse.