(El Cajon) – El Cajon Councilmember Star Bales has endorsed Santee Mayor Randy Voepel for the 71st Assembly District.
“Randy has established an impressive record as Mayor,” said Bales. “For 15 years, he’s worked tirelessly to bring progress to Santee. During his tenure, Santee has seen tremendous business and job growth, low crime rates, low taxes, and minimal pension liability. Randy will be a strong voice for this district in Sacramento, and I’m excited to be on his team.”
Councilmember Bales joins Assemblymember Brian Jones, El Cajon Mayor Bill Wells, and Santee Councilmember Ronn Hall among Voepel’s early endorsers.
Originally elected to the Santee City Council in 1996, Voepel was elected Mayor in 2000. Voepel is a U.S. Navy veteran with two combat tours of duty in Vietnam. A graduate from Saint Leo University, he is a businessman in financial services specializing in corporate benefits. He and his wife Susan have two children and three grandchildren.
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