Allen Payton launches write-in campaign for Antioch Mayor

Citing increased crime, traffic, and the lack of jobs and a business friendly, can-do attitude in City Hall, Allen Payton announced he has launched a write-in campaign for Mayor of Antioch. His opponents include Don Freitas and Jim Davis. Call Payton at (925) 457-5324 or e-mail. Here are links to Payton’s campaign statements: Campaign Announcement, […]

Republican Simonsen to support Democrat Freitas over Republican Nunn

Republican Antioch Councilman, Arnie Simonsen, danced lightly around the issue last week when he told CC Times political editor, Lisa Vorderbrueggen, “We (Republicans) don’t eat our young.” Simonsen says he opposes handing out party endorsements in partisan or nonpartisan contests where the field contains two or more Republicans. “I don’t see us endorsing anyone under […]