In San Diego’s City Council District 4 race, it’s deja vu all over again.
I went digging through ye olde SD Free Press archives and found articles I’d written about a special election held in 2013. You’d be surprised how little has changed.
The current drama traces its roots back to when rising political star Tony Young (2005-2013) resigned from the D4 Council position (he was also council president at the time) to become CEO of the San Diego-Imperial Counties chapter of the American Red Cross. His tenure lasted 14 months, and the reasons for his departure remain murky. [Read more…]