Who Will Be the Next Victim of the Grand Bounce? A nonpartisan, nonjudgmental look at the “Hair-Trigger” Form of Government
Saturday, June 7, 2014
California: Moreno Valley Mayor ousted
Moreno Valley Mayor Tom Owings was tossed out in a recall on Tuesday night in overwhelming fashion, 3251-613. The FBI and DA raided his office and three other council members.Owings' position was a councilman. He will be replaced by Councilwoman Victoria Baca who is facing a recall in November.
Former city parks and recreation director George Price replaces Owings.
Owings' supporters outspent the pro-recall forces by 8-1 ($40K to $5K).