This is like the pot calling the kettle black. Mayoral candidate Carl DeMaio’s mean streak publicly surfaced this week, giving potential voters a not-so-nice glimpse into his character.
First, a letter posted at Voice of San Diego from Navajo community activist Dale Peterson, detailed his being dumped from DeMaio’s website as a supporter (he gave money to and endorsed the candidate) for the heinous crime of supporting Mat Kostrinky, a Democrat, for City Council in District 7. Please read the letter along with the comment from a likely DeMaio sock puppet who uses the occasion to launch an attack on Nathan Fletcher.
I know we all are probably sick of the negative TV ads being aired locally. Many of these ads come from the Carl DeMaio campaign or their sock puppet Super PAC’s. While DeMaio isn’t the only candidate running negative ads, he is the only candidate thin-skinned enough to threaten to sue stations that run a negative ad regarding his vote on benefits for widows of slain police officers.
Here’s a copy of the letter his legal beagles are sending around. Here’s the official City record of his vote—it’s item 400 and the vote can be seen on the City Council video at about the 40 minute mark. Here’s the YouTube Ad: