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Faulconer endorses Dianne Jacob's reelection bid

Posted: 5:01 PM, Sep 28, 2015
Updated: 2015-09-29 00:01:31Z

Mayor Kevin Faulconer Monday endorsed county Supervisor Dianne Jacob's reelection bid.

Jacob represents East County. A couple of city neighborhoods fall in her district.

"I've worked closely with Supervisor Jacob on a number of issues, most recently on the Alzheimer's Project, which seeks to accelerate the search for a cure for this devastating disease," Faulconer said. "I appreciate Dianne's
dedication to serving her constituents and her enthusiasm for addressing challenging issues facing our county."

Jacob was endorsed for a seventh term last week by the Deputy Sheriffs Association, and was previously supported by Sheriff Bill Gore and District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis.

Sen. Joel Anderson, R-El Cajon, has been reported to be considering a challenge to Jacob since he is being termed out of the Legislature.