Former Assemblyman Brian Jones appointed (back) to Santee City Council

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After wading — or whittling — through 40 applicants, the Santee City Council reached a decision at 12:15 a.m. this morning, appointing former Councilman and recently termed-out State Assemblyman Brian Jones (R-71) to a vacant seat. The council voted 3-1 in favor of Jones, with newest Councilmember Stephen Houlahan in opposition. “I’m honored to be selected to fill the city …

SDUT: WikiLeaks emails show Fletcher suggested attendance attack on Rubio, though it was ‘painful’ for himself

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Since Nathan Fletcher used to write for SD Rostra, we always like to keep up with how our peeps are doing. The San Diego Union-Tribune notes that the latest Wikileaks email dump shows Fletcher sent an email to the Hillary Clinton campaign offering advice on how to deal with Senator Marco Rubio. Citing his own poor attendance record in the …

Shocker-not: San Diego Union-Tribune endorses Hillary

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“This paper has not endorsed a Democrat for president in its 148-year history. But we endorse Clinton. She’s the safe choice for the U.S. and for the world, for Democrats and Republicans alike.” Read it here. That endorsement has far less to do with how negatively the SDUT thinks of Donald Trump than it does with how leftward the paper …