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Leonardo Castañeda
Leonardo Castañeda was a reporter and economic analyst for inewsource. To contact him with tips, suggestions or corrections, please email leocastaneda [at] inewsource [dot] org.
Competing Mission Valley stadium measures gear up for expensive campaign fight

Competing Mission Valley stadium measures gear up for expensive campaign fight

San Diego voters should brace themselves for a high-dollar contest this November when they’ll be asked to decide between two competing stadium measures to transform prime city-owned real estate in Mission Valley. It’s six months before that election, and three campaign committees have already raised more than $7.4 million to spend on the ballot measures. The SoccerCity proposal calls for ... Read More »

Facts to know about the border wall after VP Pence’s visit

Facts to know about the border wall after VP Pence’s visit

Vice President Mike Pence is visiting Calexico in Imperial County today to inspect efforts to revamp and expand the U.S.-Mexico border wall. His visit, while almost 100 miles away, coincides with the caravan arrival over the weekend of some 200 would-be asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border in Tijuana. U.S. Customs and Border Protection is replacing roughly two miles of ... Read More »