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Election Mailer attempts to deceive City of Compton Voters

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Apparently the creator of the attached attack mailers thought Compton residents are stupid.  In an attempt to catapult city council candidate Emma Shariff to the dais, residents received mail that depicts incumbent, Dr. Willie Jones, as being under investigation by the district attorney’s office.  Comptonites do not appreciate council member Isaac Galvan attempts to insult their intelligence and have asked this blog to “put him on blast”. 

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Hews Media Group published an article in August 2014, that included a letter from District Atty Jackie Lacey’s office that stated her office has received inquiries into many of the current council members, which includes Mayor Aja Brown, City Attorney Craig Cornwell AND Isaac Galvan.

Councilman Galvan gleefully flaunts his attendance at pricey sporting events, usually in attendance with a Compton business owner, and 2 Urban Girls hopes he is reporting the luxury items on his campaign forms.  The business owner in question clarified that he attends with the councilman, so that would mean he didn’t take the councilman with him.  Residents are aware of the bad press former LA Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa received for not reporting tickets he has received.  It is required by law.

Galvan has since removed all references of sporting events from his social media sites but you already know 2 Urban Girls has copies.

Related article:  L.A. mayor to pay fines for accepting free tickets to pricey events

Here is a copy of the FULL letter in question.

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7 Responses so far.

  1. […] note:  Isaac Galvan was admonished for his attack mailer conveniently blocked out his name and former Mayor Omar Bradley inquired into the city publishing […]

  2. Robert Ray says:

    Isaac Galvan is the ‘new kid on the block’ and is learning the hard way. But one has to ask, “who is his teacher”? Could it be the person who sits to his right?

  3. Robert Ray says:

    It should be noted that “all” of Compton’s elected officials are being investigated for possible voter fraud. The D. A. was getting so many complaints that she decided to look at everyone in order to be fair. We are still waiting for Ms. Lacey to release the findings of her investigation.

  4. RealityPolice says:

    This probably will not post but……..

    The writers post addresses Councilman Galvan omitting names (including his own, that is funny) from the official D.A inquiry. As the writer you do exactly the same thing when you omit 5 of 8 names choosing to list only Mayor Brown, Councilman Galvan and City Attorney Cornwell. The writer did post the official DA letter (pdf) which has the complete 8 names listed, by highlighting and separating partial fact (your post) and fact (DA letter PDF) you hid the truth and it appears the writer attempted to willfully deceive the readers.

    The writer appears to have continued the same pattern of deceit in which they initially attempted to expose by presenting partial information. Why list only 3 of 8 names?

    Please feel free to enlighten the readers.

    Your listing of additional names from DA inquiry –

    “Hews Media Group published an article in August 2014, that included a letter from District Atty Jackie Lacey’s office that stated her office has received inquiries into many of the current council members, which includes Mayor Aja Brown, City Attorney Craig Cornwell AND Isaac Galvan.”

    The complete list of elected officials from City of Compton which the DA requested information –

    Mayor Aja Brown

    City Council Member Janna Zurita

    City Council Member Isaac Galvan

    City Council Member Yvonne Arceneaux

    City Council Member Dr. Willie O. Jones

    City Attorney Craig Cornwell

    City Clerk Alita Godwin

    City Treasurer Douglas Sanders

    • Admin says:

      We published the mailer that went out redacted and the original document that listed EVERY councilmembers name under investigation. Readers can click on the photos to enlarge them.

    • Anonymous says:

      You sound salty, articles generally have a limited amount space/words. The pdf was available to all to read the details. Are you one of the people listed posting under an assumed name?


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