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JumpStart Faithful Booted from



Power in Local Democratic Club




By Marc Garman and United Democrats of Southern Solano County Press Release


kick_ass.jpgIt would seem that the divisive SLASH AND BURN tactics employed by Jon Riley, leader of the JumpStart Vallejo movement that supported councilmembers Dew, Malgapo, Verder-Aliga and "also ran" Tony Summers is seeing the first wave of BLOWBACK as last night's take-over of the United Democrats of Southern Solano County made clear. Notably, Rick Grant who ran the PAC that opposed the JumpStart campaign with television ads was elected president of the club. Other officers include Miguel Castillo, David Crumrine, Paula Bauer and Anthony Pearsall. Former club President Jonathan Gordon, a strong supporter of Anthony Summers who was seeking re-election was soundly defeated.   



Press release below:




Vallejo/Benicia Democratic Club Elects New Officers

The United Democratic Club of Southern Solano County has announced the election of a new slate of officers for 2014, elected at their January 9 meeting. The officers will take their posts immediately.
The Democratic Club officers for 2014 are:
Richard Grant – President. Grant held the position for many years previously and returns to take the reigns of the club.
Miguel Castillo – 1st Vice President, representing Solano County District 2
David Crumrine – 2nd Vice President, representing Solano County District 1
Paula Bauer – Treasurer, a post she held previously, as well as previously as President of the club.
Anthony Pearsall – Secretary
Castillo, Crumrine and Pearsall are new to the posts within the club.
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