In the last stretch running up to Election Day, county Supervisor Dave Roberts and Encinitas Mayor Kristin Gaspar are making greater efforts to distinguish themselves from each other as early voting has commenced.
Roberts, a former Solana Beach mayor and councilman, is portraying himself a polymath with a collaborative streak who has shown he can serve the district for another four years.
“I am supported by the people across the political aisle,” he said in an interview. “Just look, I am supported by Democrats, Republicans and independents.”
“Wouldn’t you think that the former Republican mayor of Encinitas, the former Republican supervisor would support my opponent?”...