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City of EscondidoCandidate for City Council, Council District 4

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Mike Morasco

Escondido City Councilman/Businessman
7,546 votes (61.52%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Public Safety
  • Efficient, Responsible Government



Profession:Physical Therapist / Businessman
Physical Therapist, Self / others (1982–current)
Escondido City Council, City of Escondido — Elected position (2010–current)
Board of Trustees, Escondido Union HS District — Elected position (1990–2001)


UCLA BS CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE, Health Science / Physical Therapy (1982)

Community Activities

Rotarian, Escondido Rotary (2010–current)
Tech Specialist , LDS Humanitarian Services (2011–current)
Scout Master, BSA (1990–1993)
Missionary, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (1976–1978)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • State Assemblywoman Marie Waldron
  • Congressman Daryl Issa
  • Congressman Duncan Hunter

Organizations (3)

  • SD GOP
  • The Escondido Republican Club
  • BIA

Elected Officials (3)

  • Councilman John Masson
  • Councilman Ed Gallo
  • Mayor Sam Abed

Individuals (3)

  • Senator Mark Mark Wyland
  • FSA Martin Garrick
  • George Weir

Questions & Answers

Questions from League of Women Voters of North County San Diego (1)

What is the most significant challenge facing the City of Escondido, and if you are elected, what steps will you take to address it?
Answer from Mike Morasco:
  • Need for family housing 
  • Public Safety 
  • Gangs / graffiti 
  • Need for ongoing business development 
  • More efficient city government
  • Strong fiscal accountability 
  • Enhanced public parks / recreation 
  • New Library
  • Need for ongoing infrastructure development 
  • Continue to build on excellent Police / Fire Departments 

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