Democratic presidential candidate Bernie SandersBernie SandersMichael Moore touts Ellison for DNC chair: ‘We need fresh blood’ Tommy Chong: Trump pot crackdown 'will be defeated in court' DNC chair campaigns scramble ahead of tight vote MORE late Thursday blasted controversial Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, accusing him of engaging in "un-American and uncivilized" behavior after a meeting between Arpaio and Sanders's wife.
Jane Sanders came to tents jail, so I invited her inside so I could defend my tent policy. Now waiting for Hillary. pic.twitter.com/bQfvWQ1nhN— Joe Arpaio (@RealSheriffJoe) March 15, 2016
"Joe Arpaio doesn't deserve a fair hearing. He is wrong on nearly everything: his immigration policies, his indefinite detention and practices that violate human rights, his tearing families apart, his support of the demagogue Donald Trump. All Joe Arpaio wants is the spotlight — and it's a shame the Sanders campaign helped give it to him,” Gutiérrez said.