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2020 Board of Supervisor races start to take form, at least for Democrats

2020 Board of Supervisor races start to take form, at least for Democrats

Four months ago residents in San Diego County elected two new county supervisors for the first time in decades, launching a period of dramatic change in the region.

The next step in that change is taking form. With three seats potentially in play and the March 2020 primary just over a year away, a handful of candidates have officially announced their candidacies.

A majority of the five-member county board is at stake.

“It is actually a big deal, in large part, because it has been so long since there has been a Democratic majority,” said Brian Adams, a political science professor at San Diego State University, adding that he isn’t sure that there has been a Democratic...

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