Two-time Congressional candidate Ammar Campa-Najjar is formally within the runoff for mayor of San Diego County’s second-largest metropolis in November after the third-place major finisher conceded.
“I simply obtained a gracious cellphone name from Councilwoman Jill Galvez congratulating us on our win. I need to thank Jill for her service to our metropolis and our District 2 residents,” stated Campa-Najjar on Tuesday. “I’m trying ahead to persevering with our work collectively to enhance Chula Vista.”
The previous Obama administration official who achieved nationwide visibility in operating towards former Rep. Duncan Hunter after which Rep. Darrell Issa will face Metropolis Councilman John McCann within the common election.
Campa-Najjar additionally thanked the opposite three candidates for Chula Vista mayor within the June 7 major.
“I’d wish to additionally thank Zaneta Encarnacion, Rudy Ramirez and Spencer Money for operating and for his or her ongoing commitments to serve,” Campa-Najjar stated. “We might have battled fiercely, nevertheless it’s solely as a result of we love this metropolis deeply and care strongly about its future.”
Chula Vista, with a inhabitants of 285,000, is the 73rd largest metropolis in the US.