State of the County To Unveil New Initiatives, Discuss Challenges for 2010

Supervisor Pam Slater-Price Supervisor Pam Slater-Price 2 Comments

At the first meeting of 2010, the San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to select me as Chair of the Board and lead the County during what many expect to be a fiscally challenging year for the County of San Diego. The board also unanimously voted Supervisor Bill Horn, District 5, as Vice Chairman and Supervisor Ron Roberts, …

Danon’s Early Efforts for Supe Sets Tone for Real Race

Barry Jantz Barry Jantz 2 Comments

The following is from my post of yesterday at the FlashReport.   It was subsequently pointed out to me that Pam Slater-Price has close to $375,000 banked and hasn’t yet started fundraising for 2012, as if to ask why I would even write about a challenger. Yes, as I indicated in the piece, Pam is no slouch, not by any stretch.  …

County Strikes Back At Prescription Drug Problem

Supervisor Pam Slater-Price Supervisor Pam Slater-Price 2 Comments

Years ago, parents of teens kept a close eye on the liquor cabinet. Today, it’s the medicine cabinet that should be under lock and key. Nearly 60 percent of teens say they can get prescription painkillers easily in the home. Of the many painkillers on the market, OxyContin seems to be a favorite due to its high potency. OxyContin is …

DSA Endorses Danon for County Supe…in 2012!

Barry Jantz Barry Jantz 5 Comments

Back in July, when I broke the news on the FlashReport that Brian Bilbray’s Chief of Staff Steve Danon had confirmed he was running for SD County Supervisor in 2012, as well as indicating he was “100 percent in” even if it meant taking on the incumbent, the folks at Supervisor Pam Slater-Price’s office were not the only ones raising …