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Arizona lawmakers demand senator linked to sex with minor resign

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By Marisa Schultz – August 7, 2021

he Arizona Democratic Party has called for the immediate resignation of a rising star Phoenix Democrat after he was arrested and charged with sexual misconduct with a minor. 

State Sen. Tony Navarrete, 35, was charged this week with sexually abusing a boy for years and attempting to abuse another. 

“While everyone in this country is entitled to a fair trial, elected officials must be held to the highest ethical standards,” the Arizona Democratic Party said in a statement Friday. “Given the gravity of the felony charges against State Senator Tony Navarrete, the Arizona Democratic Party is calling for his immediate resignation.”

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