So you really want to know what is going on in San Diego?
Regardless of where I am these days I seem to get the same question "What the hell is going on down there in San Diego?" I’m starting to find the question irritating so….
Much of what is happening in San Diego comes down to a story of "campaign finance reform" and it goes a little something like this.
Once upon a time in the 1970’s the leaders in the city of San Diego thought they would do a good deed by giving the city of San Diego one of the strictest campaign finance ordinances in the country. With great booming voices from the sky, they said."there shall be no corporate contributions allowed to candidates running for office in the City of San Diego and all contributions shall be $250 or less. Even independent expenditures shall be made up of contributions of $250 or less."
So, let’s be honest here… It’s true that Republicans should have an easier time raising money in those increments, and we… Read More