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San Diego Supervisor Kristin Gaspar to run for Issa's seat in Congress

San Diego Supervisor Kristin Gaspar to run for Issa's seat in Congress

After a trip to Washington D.C last week, San Diego County Supervisor Kristin Gaspar has formed a committee to run for Congress.

Federal Election Commission records show Gaspar formed a committee to run for a seat held by Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Vista. Issa announced earlier this month that he will not run for re-election, a decision that brought a wave of Republican hopefuls into the conservative-leaning district.

Gaspar joined the Board of Supervisors last year after defeating Democrat Dave Roberts. She campaigned on her credentials running her family-owned physical therapy business, her work as mayor of Encinitas and work in the community, particularly with her children's...

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