Padre Dam Municipal Water District Board President Doug Wilson has endorsed Randy Voepel for the 71st Assembly District.
"With California's ongoing drought, water has become one of California's most important issues," said Voepel. "I look forward to working with Doug to find ways to mitigate the impact of the drought and to look for solutions to ensure residents within the 71st Assembly District can feel confident about their supply of water."
Padre Dam Municipal Water District Board President Doug Wilson joins Assemblymember Brian Jones, El Cajon Mayor Bill Wells, El Cajon Councilmember Star Bales, El Cajon Councilmember Gary Kendrick, El Cajon Councilmember Bob McClellan, Santee Councilmember John Minto, Santee Councilmember Rob McNelis, Santee Councilmember Ronn Hall, Cajon Valley Union School District President Justin Slagle, and the Deputy Sheriffs’ Association of San Diego County 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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