Spanning from eastern San Diego County to the southwestern corner of Riverside County, the 50th Congressional District was previously held by Rep. Duncan D. Hunter until he resigned after pleading guilty to a corruption charge. Valley News spent time with five candidates from the field: Ammar Campa-Najjar, Nate Wilkins, Carl DeMaio, Darrell Issa and Helen Horvath. Read on to see what they had to say about their plans should they be elected to the 50th Congressional District.
Ammar Campa-Najjar (D)
What makes you uniquely qualified to hold the office you are campaigning for?
I was born in east county and raised by my working-class Christian mother. Growing up