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Encinitas incumbents continue to raise more cash than challengers

Caitlin Steinberg
ENCINITAS — The City of Encinitas has released the second round of campaign statements for the 2020 mayoral and city council district elections, which continue
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Mystery mailers puzzle local candidates

Lexy Brodt
Mailers circulating around town have raised questions about why an out-of-town PAC would take a stance on local politics in the second-smallest city in San
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Real estate industry dominates donations to Escondido Mayor Sam Abed

Steve Horn
The numbers are in and the real estate industry has been crowned the kingmaker thus far in the first half of 2018 for the mayoral
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Desmond accused of violating San Marcos campaign finance laws

Steve Puterski
San Marcos Mayor Jim Desmond is under fire for allegations of violating the city’s campaign finance laws, according to an inewsource report. Desmond, who is
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Summer Stephan blasts Soros campaign spending on D.A.’s race

Interim District Attorney Summer Stephan today denounced contributions that billionaire investor and criminal justice reform advocate George Soros made to a political action committee supporting