As Mitt Romney looks to consolidate his position in Arizona, and perhaps shore up support for the general election in a state that used to be solidly Republican but it slowly turning purple, he picked up a key endorsement from popular Gov. Jan Brewer.
Last month, a black City councilmember in Phoenix, Ariz., was tackled to the ground and handcuffed by a white police officer. The councilmember had been checking on a neighbor whose house was on fire. The police deny any wrongdoing.
Eastern Arizona has seen close to 3,000 of its residents displaced due to an out-of-control wild fire in the mountains along the New Mexico border. For a live update on the situation, we are joined by Peter O'Dowd, News Director for KJZZ in Arizona.