Editor,

Yesterday I received another mailer from Diane Papan’s campaign for Assembly with Trump’s face accusing Hale of not being a real Democrat and aligned with Trump.

It was beyond out of line and disheartening to see mudslinging in our elections. I immediately threw it in recycling because honestly I don’t want my children to see this. It is National Enquirer level trash. How is this acceptable? I was undecided. I now know who I can’t vote for.

Diane Westheimer

San Mateo

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(2) comments

Thomas Morgan

I am guessing it is from an independent committee and not Papan. Get the facts straight, and stop spreading lies. The CAA also endorsed Stone not sure why no one is calling for him to denounce and return campaign funds. The most bothersome part is watching women tear apart other women.

aurosharman

Nope, Papan's own campaign has been funding these negative ads. And in at least one instance, she has a mailer that is funded by her 2024 committee, if you check the FPPC number, which is a campaign finance violation (probably just a technical glitch, but still).

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