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San Marcos and Chula Vista Elect New Mayors

Ten mayors were elected last night to cities around San Diego County. Only two incumbents lost their seats to newcomers.

Ten mayors were elected last night to cities around San Diego County. Only two incumbents lost their seats to newcomers. In Chula Vista, Cheryll Cox defeated mayor Steve Padilla.

<b> Cox: </b> I think the message is good governance. I’ve talked for the last several months about how the city of Chula Vista has spent more than the money it brings in. It’s not good for families and its certainly not god for the city of Chula Vista.
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And San Marcos’ long time mayor Corky Smith lost to Jim Desmond.