The Republican Party of San Diego County (RPSDC) has endorsed Randy Voepel for the 71st Assembly District.
“As Mayor of Santee, Randy Voepel has proven that the limited government policies can work at a local level,” said RPSDC Chairman Tony Krvaric. “Under his leadership, Santee has been a business friendly, fiscally responsible, low crime city that provides high quality amenities and services for its residents. Randy has been a powerful and effective advocate for the policies and values that are the foundation of our party, and we are proud to endorse him for the 71st Assembly District.”
“I am honored to have the endorsement of the Republican Party of San Diego County,” said Voepel. “The RPSDC works tirelessly toward supporting Republican candidates and has an impressive track record of success. Their endorsement is critical in this race, and I am proud to have their support.”
The Republican Party of San Diego County is the official party organization dedicated to recruiting, endorsing, and supporting Republican candidates at the local, state, and federal level.
The Republican Party of San Diego County joins State Senator Joel Anderson, Assemblymember Brian Jones, Assemblymember Marie Waldron, State Senator Mike Morrell, State Senator Jeff Stone, Assemblymember Ling Ling Chang, Assemblymember Shannon Grove, Assemblymember Devon Mathis, Assemblymember Jim Patterson, Fmr. Assemblyman Steve Baldwin, El Cajon Mayor Bill Wells, El Cajon Councilmember Star Bales, El Cajon Councilmember Gary Kendrick, El Cajon Councilmember Bob McClellan, El Cajon CouncilmemberTony Ambrose, Santee Councilmember John Minto, Santee Councilmember Rob McNelis, Santee Councilmember Ronn Hall, Santee Councilmember Jack Dale, La Mesa Councilmember Ruth Sterling, Cajon Valley Union School District President Justin Slagle, Padre Dam Municipal Water District Board President Doug Wilson, Padre Dam Municipal Water District Board Member Bill Pommering, Santee School Board Member Ken Fox, Grossmont High School District Trustee Jim Kelly, the Associated Builders & Contractors of San Diego, the Republican Party of Riverside County, the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, the California Republican Assembly, the San Diego County Probation Officers Association, and the Deputy Sheriffs’ Association of San Diego County among Voepel’s early endorsers.
Originally elected to the Santee City Council in 1996, Voepel was elected Mayor in 2000. Voepel is a U.S. Navy veteran with two combat tours of duty in Vietnam. A graduate from Saint Leo University, he is a businessman in financial services specializing in corporate benefits. He and his wife Susan have two children and three grandchildren.
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