News Stories

12/16/19

Project Cornerstone

The future is right now at the Project Cornerstone training event for Escondido Union High School District students.

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12/05/19

Cultural Brokers Program

I visited and heard so many heartfelt stories about how the Cultural Brokers Program has touched so many lives.

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11/25/19

Thanksgiving Distribution Event in Escondido

I was honored to join the Rincon Band of Luiseno Indians and the San Diego Food Bank at their Thanksgiving distribution event in Escondido.

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11/19/19

San Diego County’s “Teachers of the Year”

Teachers are heroes. They inspire, they mentor, they counsel. Quantum Academy math teacher Christine Hansen takes things a step further.

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11/15/19

First 5 San Diego

A bittersweet moment as my year as Chairwoman of First 5 San Diego comes to an end.

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11/15/19

Second Chance Program Graduation

Congratulations to the Second Chance Program graduating class 231!

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11/12/19

American Combat Veterans of War

An incredible surprise from the American Combat Veterans of War!

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11/08/19

Western States Opioid Summit

210 San Diegans died in 2018 from an opioid overdose. In the US, that figure is approximately 70,000 every year.

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11/06/19

San Diego Harbor Police Foundation

I have a greater appreciation for the San Diego Harbor Police Foundation after visiting with them.

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11/05/19

Coffee with Kristin

Time is our most precious commodity so a warm thank you to those of you who made the time to come to my coffee get-together this morning.

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11/04/19

We Can Disagree on Policy but Not on Democracy

Today our Board held an emergency meeting to re-vote a decision we already made last week.

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11/01/19

Encinitas Shade Structures Years in the Works

I’m so happy to see these beautiful shade structures finally up in parks around Encinitas.

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10/17/19

The Real Vaping Threat to Our Children

As a mother, a coach and an elected official, I absolutely support strong regulation to curb youth smoking and vaping.

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08/28/19

SANDAG Wants to Increase Parking Rates Around the County

It is crucial that we hear from San Diegans who want SANDAG to follow through with its 2004 promise to repair and improve our highways!

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08/26/19

SANDAG Not Following Board’s Direction

The SANDAG plan for 9/6 meeting doesn't reflect the Board's direction to work on highways 78,67 and 52. It wont even have money to start until at least 2035!

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08/18/19

SANDAG Help and Traffic Relief Are NOT on the Way

Relief is NOT on the way! SANDAG is out of money and they keep taxing more to go nowhere.

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08/15/19

San Diego is in a housing and affordability crisis.

There’s no doubt, San Diego is in a housing crisis. We’re also experiencing an “affordability crisis”.

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