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Cupertino Councilman Barry Chang to run for county supervisor

Original post made on Jan 24, 2012

Barry Chang, a Cupertino city councilman who has vigorously fought pollution by the Lehigh Southwest Cement Company, is challenging state Sen. Joe Simitian for the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors seat.

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Comments (5)

Posted by One issue?, a resident of Stierlin Estates
on Jan 24, 2012 at 1:19 pm

Is this guy really only about one issue?


Posted by vfree, a resident of Waverly Park
on Jan 24, 2012 at 2:41 pm

A FAR BETTER CHOICE THAN OLD JOE.


Posted by Dominick, a resident of Waverly Park
on Jan 24, 2012 at 9:55 pm

Same old same old. Move to an area that has a cement plant and quarry you can see from Cupertino. Then complain about it. It being there long before he arrived from Taiwan.


Posted by school supporter, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jan 25, 2012 at 7:16 pm

Hey, at least Old Joe voted to kill Redevelopment monster (sucking up 11% of all local property taxes). Did this city councilman fight closing RDAs?


Posted by disappointed, a resident of Monta Loma
on Jan 26, 2012 at 8:09 am

Barry Chang's pursuit against the cement plant is exactly typical of what's wrong with liberals like him today. The plant provides jobs and obtains the needed minerals to make cement locally rather than importing them. Santa Clara county needs politicians who care about economics and can perform rational cost benefit analysis. The real problem in Santa Clara county is massive welfare fraud. Where does Barry stand on that?


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