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House rivals turning testy
As ballot deadline nears, candidates lodge criticisms in effort to garner support
Things are heating up between House District 58 candidates John Turner and Greg Barreto.
With ballots out, the two men vying for the Republican nomination for the seat have amped up campaign messages in an effort to differentiate themselves.
In the past week, the candidates’ social media pages show an increasingly antagonistic fight.
Barreto’s Facebook page asks “Why can’t John Turner just be honest?” while Turner’s page says Barreto’s “half-truths have forced my hand.”
Turner has been under fire from his opponent for accepting public union money. Turner, who previously served as president of Blue Mountain Community College...
(For full story, see Friday's edition of The Observer)