SF Chronicle: Judge candidates mount religious crusade

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From the SF Chronicle: A group of conservative attorneys say they are on a mission from God to unseat four California judges in a rare challenge that is turning a traditionally snooze-button election into what both sides call a battle for the integrity of U.S. courts. Vowing to be God’s ambassadors on the bench, the four San Diego Superior Court …

Today’s Campaign/News Hi-Lites

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SDUT: Memorial Day Editorial Cartoon by Steve Breen NCTimes: Memorial Day Editorial: Reflect, remember and salute SDUT: Fort Rosecrans readied for a day of mourning SDUT: Poway’s Rexford awaits voters’ decision in recall SDUT: June 2010 Election Coverage SDUT: Pass Chelsea’s Law / Reforms are needed, including one-strike provision SDUT: In memory of Amber / Three Dubois bills helpful, but …

Today’s Campaign/News Hi-Lites

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NCTimes: Local groups plan boycott of San Diego SDUT: Money for nothing: when the wealthy seek office SDUT: Busby, Emblem face off for Congress in 50th SDUT: Incumbents showing who’s supervisor SDUT: June 2010 Election Coverage – All Races SDUT: A broken system: sex-offender oversight SDUT: From tragedy, solutions / Law must recognize sex offenders as different breed of criminal …

What I learned about Christine Rubin in the Gray Davis recall campaign of 2003

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In 2003 Rep. Darrell Issa gave our state a chance for change by starting the “Rescue California” campaign. With great leadership by his aides Scott Taylor and Dale Neugebauer, the campaign gathered 75% of the signatures which forced the historic October 2003 recall election. Scott Taylor recruited me to the campaign staff, and also picked Christine Rubin to handle media relations. …