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District 1 Candidate Consuelo Martinez: “I’m literally listening block by block”

7/3/18
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David Ross

“I invite the community to get in touch with me. I really care about my city and I think the residents are the key piece. What I do in my day job is get people involved. I want my neighbors to be invested in the city. That is how we will see change. We need everyone to be involved.”

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Escondido's November Elections Look to be Competitive

2/4/18
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J. Harry Jones

"Two City Council seats will also be contested with one of them featuring the same opponents: incumbent Ed Gallo and Consuelo Martinez. Gallo defeated Martinez by just 69 votes in 2014...Martinez said she is encouraged by the enthusiasm of her supporters in the district and is confident of a victory this time."

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Escondido Elections Already Heating Up

8/26/17
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J. Harry Jones

"One key, she said, will be to increase voter turnout in the district.

'I think many of the people who sat out the race in 2014 understand now why voting is so important, not just in presidential elections but in mid-term elections as well. I think people are much more awake than they were a few years ago.'"

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