Oxnard Treasurer, Council races are tight
Molina maintaining lead over Stein in Treasurer race; Madrigal catching up with Starr in Council contest.
By George Miller & Peter K. Godinez
The Oxnard Treasurer election race between leaders Phil Molina and Larry (Lawrence Paul) Stein has been nearly neck and neck and candidatews exchanged the lead once, with Phil Molina now leading 16,986 ((37.28%) to 16,527 (36.27%)- pulling ahead to a lead of 459 votes.
But the big news is that in the City Council race, perennial candidate Oscar Madrigal has closed the gap with Aaron Starr, now being only 263 votes behind, at 11,925 (15.30%) for Starr vs. 11,662 (14.96%) for Madrigal. This makes Madrigal a serious contender at this point.
Stay tuned for the next update on Friday afternoon.
Peter K. Godinez is a longtime document management professional in the information services industry, as well as a Citizen of Oxnard who desires to see this community thrive to the best of its abilities and potential.
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George Miller is Publisher of CitizensJournal.us and a “retired” operations management consultant residing in Oxnard