After surviving the 1st Battle
of Fallujah (2004), and
Desert Storm (1991),
retired Marine Gunnery Sgt.
Nick Popaditch is stepping
forward once again to
Last week Nick pulled
initial papers to seek the
GOP nomination against
Bob Filner (D) in CD 51.
The district is centered on
the South Bay, Chula Vista,
Bonita, National City, Otay
Mesa, includes parts of
East San DiegoCity, then
runs east to Imperial County.
Popaditch won a measure of fame in 2003 when his
unit pulled down Saddam Hussein’s statue in Baghdad
on live TV. An AP photographer snapped a photo of
tank commander Nick Popaditch puffing on a cigar,
while the statue fell in the background ! That photo
His platform is as straight-forward and strong as the
“I’m speaking out for a better America.
Committed to helping our veterans.
Promoting my values as a Marine.
Involved with people and our community.
Join my cause for a better America.
I love my country.”
Strong National defense
More Jobs in the 51st District
When you take a look at Nick’s face, and his decorations, It is pretty
easy to believe he means every word… especially the part
about loving his Country.
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