by Joe Yerardi | inewsource

With California’s June 7 primary less than two weeks away, a broad-based fundraising network and a constellation of well-funded political action committees have given San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer plenty of firepower.

Faulconer, backed by a supportive super PAC flush with contributions from PACs representing the Chamber of Commerce, developers, hoteliers and other business interests, hopes to steamroll his opponents and secure an outright majority and victory in June.

Meanwhile, his opponents are using what little money they have to deny him a majority and force him into a November runoff.

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