East County TEA Party Leader Barry Willis Endorses Bill Wells for State Assembly

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 1, 2010 CONTACT: Eddie Sprecco 619-889-1348 (El Cajon) Bill Wells’ campaign for State Assembly continues to grow a list of local grassroots support and announces the endorsement of East County TEA Party leader Barry Willis. Willis is a founder of the East County TEA Party and has been heavily involved in the organizing and activism of …

Bill Wells Featured on FlashReport: MARKET SOLUTIONS FOR HEALTHCARE

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The Honorable Bill Wells, Candidate for Assembly, AD 77 May 25, 2010 As a Conservative I am frustrated by the overwhelming push to have government be the solution to all problems. So I was happy to read a story of a novel approach taken by a Sacramento Hospital to limit their own exposure to waste and abuse of their resources. …

Cap Weekly: AD 77 and SD 36 among “primary contests to watch on Election Day”

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Yes, we already knew that. But, here is the story from Capitol Weekly. Most importantly, here are the pertinent sections related to the San Diego area contests… AD 77 – This seat came open two years early when Assemblyman Joel Anderson, R-La Mesa, decided to mount a bid for state Senate. Another three–way race, this one includes El Cajon City …

Please Comment Here on Senate District 36 Candidate Guest Columns

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All of the candidates have now submitted a guest column.  Click on the names below to get to each commentary. In the race to succeed Dennis Hollingsworth for State Senate, instead of reader discussion ensuing separately on each of the candidate commentaries, please enter your comments below this post.  Here are the individual links to the candidate guest columns…. Joel …

Bill Wells Gains the Support of California Dental Association

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 19, 2010 CONTACT: Eddie Sprecco 619-889-1348 (El Cajon) The influential California Dental Association (CDA) has weighed in on the 77th Assembly District Race in support of Bill Wells. The CDA has been a factor in many local primaries recently and have put their support behind Healthcare Professional Bill Wells in the form of a max-out contribution. …

Martin Garrick on Joel Anderson’s Race for the 36th Senate District

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SD Rostra invited the Republican candidates competing in the 36th State Senate District race (succeeding Dennis Hollingsworth) to submit a guest column.  The commentaries have been posted in the order received prior to the deadline. Candidate submissions received after the original postings will be added as they come in, but in no case will any additional columns be added if …

SD 36 Watch: Hunter, Jarvis Taxpayers Endorse Anderson; Stone Asks for Debates

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Excerpts from the Anderson Campaign… Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association Endorses Anderson for Senate Leading taxpayer advocate gave Anderson a perfect rating in 2009 due to his vote against Proposition 1A. SACRAMENTO – California ‘s leading taxpayer advocate, The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association (HJTA), has endorsed Assemblyman Joel Anderson in his bid to become the next State Senator from the 36th …

Fletcher Endorses Anderson for Senate

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Excerpted from the Anderson campaign… Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher Endorses Joel Anderson for State Senate Fletcher represents roughly 30% of voters in key battle-ground area in Senate District SAN DIEGO – Adding to Assemblyman Joel Anderson’s surge in momentum since declaring his candidacy for the seat currently held by Senator Dennis Hollingsworth, San Diego Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher (R-San Diego) announced he was endorsing Anderson …

CRA Endorses Anderson in SD 36

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From the Anderson for State Senate campaign… California Republican Assembly Unanimously Endorses Joel Anderson for State Senate President Reagan Called CRA the “Conscience of the Republican Party” TEMECULA – Just two days after Assemblyman Joel Anderson officially announced his candidacy, the California Republican Assembly – California’s oldest and largest grassroots conservative organization – quickly threw its endorsement behind Anderson’s bid …

Stone Announces Support of Poway Mayor in SD 36

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From the Jeff Stone for State Senate campaign… Poway Mayor Don Higginson Endorses Jeff Stone for State Senate SAN DIEGO, CA – Poway Mayor Don Higginson has thrown his support behind conservative Republican Jeff Stone for State Senate. “Jeff Stone is a strong conservative who has the courage of his convictions to do what is right for Sacramento,” said Poway …

Bill Wells Pulls Ahead in AD 77th Fundraising

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El Cajon Mayor Pro Tem Bill Wells’ campaign for the 77th Assembly district continues to gain strength and a commanding fundraising lead. In just the two weeks since incumbent Joel Anderson declared his run for State Senate, the Wells campaign pulled in over $25,000 worth of contributions from a large number of donors. The other candidates in the race combined …

Ten Little Indians

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Well the filing deadline for office has come and gone and there were definitely quite a few interesting developments, some of which have been discussed here and some haven’t, and obviously everything is tentative before signatures are verified. The Sheriff race narrowed to three with Gore, Duffy, and LaSuer. The big question here is where do the Democrats and Independents …

Anderson Makes it Official in SD 36

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From today’s column at the FlashReport… Coming as no surprise to many political watchers, while ending months of speculation for others, Assemblyman Joel Anderson (R-77) today made it official that he is seeking the San Diego-Riverside area Senate seat currently held by a term-limited Dennis Hollingsworth. “I’m running for Senate because my work in the legislature is not done,” Anderson …

Arkan Somo on the Race for the 77th Assembly District

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In a prior post regarding the 77th Assembly District, a commenter recently asked about the candidacy of local businessman Arkan Somo, long considered a potential contestant for the seat.   Mr. Somo shared his answer with me, and is glad to have it published exclusively here on SD Rostra… Guest Column by Arkan Somo The rumor of me considering jumping in …

A Tepid 77th?

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For a primer on my lamentation, here are all the below-referenced posts and candidate guest columns on the 77th AD: http://sdrostra.com/?tag=77th-state-assembly Sigh.  Maybe it was that the various commentaries by the four potential Republican candidates in the 77th Assembly District were all published late last week, as folks in general were readying for a three-day weekend.  Perhaps that’s the crux …

Brian Jones on the Race for the 77th Assembly District

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Each of the currently announced four Republican candidates for AD 77 was invited to submit a guest column to SD Rostra.  This is the fourth submission.  Click here for all the 77th AD candidate statements and posts on the race. — by Brian Jones My name is Brian W. Jones and I am running for the Republican nomination for State …

Christine Rubin on the Race for the 77th Assembly District

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Each of the currently announced Republican candidates for AD 77 was invited to submit a guest column to SD Rostra.  This is the second submission.  Click here for all the 77th AD candidate statements and posts on the race. — by Christine Rubin It is obvious that California is broken. It is also obvious to anyone that cares about our …