San Diego Republicans Launch Website To Cover Local News

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SAN DIEGO — The Republican Party of San Diego County today launched San Diego News Desk – a website with a focus on local news and events but also state and federal news with a nexus to the greater San Diego region. San Diego News Desk will cover politics, the economy, education, and military issues using a team of dedicated …

Q2 Tally: Carl DeMaio Raises $471,152 Online with Reform California

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Average Contribution of $37 Power DeMaio’s PAC- 96% of Funds Raised Remain Available for Campaigns San Diego – As Republicans nationwide continue to struggle with online fundraising, one bright spot comes from an unexpected place: California. Former San Diego City Councilman Carl DeMaio has built an expansive and powerful online statewide grassroots donor network as he leads his Reform California …

Larry Wilske approaches $400,000 raised in campaign for the 50th Congressional District

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Retired Navy SEAL Larry Wilske declared his candidacy for the House of Representatives in California’s 50th Congressional District just after St Patrick’s Day. He was the endorsed Republican candidate in 2014 to face off against long-time incumbent Susan Davis. Since then, Wilske and his wife moved from their Mission Hills home to Descanso. Wilske was the first declared candidate in …

Atkins, Gloria, and Maienschein cannot solve the housing shortage they created

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If you are upset by the high cost of housing in San Diego County, throw Brian Maienschein, Todd Gloria, and Toni Atkins out of office. All three sat on the City Council and supported restrictions on development in the earlier part of this century. All three were elected to state legislative offices and all three supported Senator Atkins’ “mortgage tax”; …

Breaking: Former Escondido Mayor Sam Abed files to run for Congress in Hunter seat

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Sam Abed, the former Mayor of  Escondido, yesterday filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to run for the 50th Congressional District, currently held by Duncan Hunter. SD Rostra reached out to Abed for a statement. He responded later in the day (this post was updated). “I am busy talking with grass-roots, civic and community leaders and my supporters, …

AMERICA, the most beautiful sound this 4th of July

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AMERICA, the most beautiful sound this 4th of July (What unites us is far greater than what divides us) Guest Commentary by Hon. Fred Schnaubelt AMERICA. The most beautiful sound I ever heard. America, America, all the beautiful sounds of the world in a single word. On this July 4th AMERICA of mass immigration is fulfilling the dreams of those …