Politics & Government

July 11, 2014

Legal woes pose hurdles for Arizonan in campaign

He has been caught by FBI agents leaving the scene of a parking-garage fender-bender after a lunchtime tryst, a mishap that exposed not only the affair, but also a federal investigation into alleged campaign finance violations, which ended unceremoniously and without any charges. Though Tom Horne is a powerful figure for Arizona’s conservative voters, his mounting legal problems have nonetheless come to threaten his credibility, his credentials and his chances at re-election.

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