Jeff Flake

Arizona senator faces harsh criticism, boos at town hall

Sen. Jeff Flake felt the wrath of liberal constituents Thursday during a town hall in suburban Phoenix that produced a constant stream of boos, negative chants and angry criticism.

Flake addressed topics such as health care, border security, internet privacy, and actions by President Donald Trump's administration during the fully packed town hall meeting in Mesa that lasted more than two hours.

The crowd repeatedly chanted "you work for us" and "shame on you" in response to Flake's answers during his first public event with Arizonans since January. The senator has faced withering criticism for his voting record and avoiding town hall gatherings in...