In harassment case ruling, judge rejects El Cajon Councilman Kalasho’s counter lawsuit against beauty queen

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Update: Friday, December 22, 2017… Today the judge affirmed yesterday’s tentative ruling reported below. The ruling is now official. San Diego Superior Judge Timothy Taylor yesterday tentatively ruled against Councilman Ben Kalasho, rejecting the lawsuit the El Cajon official filed in response to a beauty pageant winner and others suing him for harassment and defamation. The ruling is linked here. …

Lemon Grove City Council scraps Planning Commission … Uhhh, never mind.

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Well, actually, the Lemon Grove Planning Commission was scrapped in 2015. But…now, it’s back! Photo graphic from The East County Enquirer On a new Facebook site, The East County Enquirer, the three Democrats on the City Council are being excoriated for resurrecting the planning body, just a couple of years after the prior council majority axed the commission to reduce …

Alleged affair exposed between current and former Assembly GOP leaders

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“California Assembly Republican Leader Chad Mayes (R-Yucca Valley) engaged in an extramarital affair with Kristin Olsen, the former leader of the Republican Assembly caucus, and current member of the Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors,” writes GOP activist Joseph Turner in an exclusive on his website, American Children First. At the heart of the blockbuster story is a copy of a …

Because the Filner headlock was so inclusive and provided so much opportunity

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Mayor Bob Filner’s “vision would transform San Diego into a more inclusive city that would provide greater opportunity for every neighborhood.” From Amazon.com… “Bob Filner spent considerable time in Congress trying to work a progressive agenda into national legislation. He helped organize the Progressive Caucus in the House during his first term, to gather like-minded progressives into a cohesive force. …

Can a Santee candidate win if they oppose rent control?

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This isn’t click bait, it’s a serious question. In the same vein… Can we assume an endorsement from the group below means meeting a litmus test of supporting mobile home rent control? Is it possible to be a credible candidate in Santee without supporting rent control? What about a credible Republican candidate? Are any candidates opposed to rent control of …