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Victor Gordo Declares Victory in Pasadena Mayoral Race
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Victor Gordo Declares Victory in Pasadena Mayoral Race

Pasadena Councilmember Victor Gordo’s campaign for mayor declared victory over five-year incumbent Mayor Terry Tornek Thursday. As of Friday morning, Gordo holds 54.37% of the vote compared to Tornek’s 45.63%. “I am incredibly honored by the tens of thousands of voters who placed their faith in me. Their message that we need a city government…

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Pasadena Residents Voice Their Vision During Specific Plan Walking Tour

By Alex Cordero Several local residents, city staff, developers, Pasadena police officers, and council members John J. Kennedy and Victor Gordo recently gathered to participate in the Fair Oaks and Orange Grove specific plan area community walking tour. Specific Plans for certain areas in the City of Pasadena continue to develop and local residents have…

Pasadena Prepares Potential Action Against Profane Public Commenters
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Pasadena Prepares Potential Action Against Profane Public Commenters

By John Orona During a meeting in which the Pasadena City Council promoted fundraising for civic and patriotic institutions, City Hall was grounds for its own messy civics exercise in how far free speech reaches after two speakers continually used profane and offensive language during public comment periods. The two speakers, identified as Mr. Herman…

Group Organizing Recall of Pasadena Councilman Concedes Defeat
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Group Organizing Recall of Pasadena Councilman Concedes Defeat

By Terry Miller Last week, a group called Pasadenans and Altadenans Against Police Violence announced it was joining the recall effort against Councilmember Victor Gordo. This followed a bizarre exchange of emails between Shaun Szameit, owner of the Golden State Collective that was busted in December, and Councilman Gordo. Some of those emails may have…

Pasadena Councilman Gordo Recall Petition Pretends to Be for Rent Control
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Pasadena Councilman Gordo Recall Petition Pretends to Be for Rent Control

Pasadena Tenants Union is not currently circulating a rent control petition By Terry Miller Recent news articles regarding a local councilmember were brought to the attention of the Pasadena Tenants Union (PTU) last week when an individual, attempting to get signatures for the recall of Councilmember Victor Gordo, actually knocked on Gordo’s door one evening….

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