The California secretary of corrections claimed that in San Diego County, one out of five released prisoners “are high coming out of [state] prison.”
Mayors from San Antonio, Dallas and Phoenix all earn less than San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, who will make $100,464 this year.
A national outlet called Lincoln High a charter school where on-campus assaults happen “almost daily.” It’s not, and they don’t.
Veterans Village San Diego CEO Phil Landis said San Diego has the third-largest concentration of veterans.
City Councilwoman Marti Emerald claimed San Diego is the second most expensive city in the nation.
District 2 City Council candidate Sarah Boot claimed opponent Lorie Zapf is the only current City Council member to collect a monthly $800 car allowance.
County Supervisor Dianne Jacob claimed reforms instituted after the 2003 and 2007 wildfires ensured 24/7 coverage at 54 backcountry fire stations.
The county’s flu numbers only go back about 10 years, which means they miss 1918’s deadly pandemic.
Mayoral candidate and Councilman Kevin Faulconer claimed voters have agreed with him on every ballot item he’s publicly backed or campaigned against.
Temporary “Daily Show” host John Oliver claimed more than a dozen female staffers had accused Mayor Bob Filner of unwanted sexual advances.