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Major General Claude Reinke, USMC Retired Endorses Chuck Washington for Riverside County 3rd District Supervisor

Major General Claude Reinke, USMC Retired Endorses Chuck Washington for  Riverside County 3rd District Supervisor

 Supervisor Chuck Washington

Temecula, CA - Major General Claude Reinke, USMC, retired, recently endorsed Chuck Washington for Riverside County 3rd District Supervisor.

"I've known Chuck for 17 years and observed his commitment to public service as a carryover from his military service. His leadership has been exemplary and he is a man of integrity. He has my full support to continue as our County Supervisor," stated Reinke.

After serving 32 years on active duty in the Marine Corps and retiring as the Commanding General of MCB Camp Pendleton, Reinke became the publisher of the Californian newspaper in Temecula.

Reinke was a political-military plans officer at the headquarters of the Marine Corps in Washington and operations officer for the First Marine Division in California. He also held the positions of battalion commander, commanding officer of Officer Candidate School, chief of staff for the 3d Marine Division.

Washington, the current Riverside County 3rd District Supervisor, has served as mayor and council member for the cities of Temecula and Murrieta. He has also served on the boards of numerous community organizations including Western Riverside Council of Governments, Riverside County Airport Land Use Commission, and Habitat for Humanity of Inland Valleys.

Joining the list of endorsements is retired, Dr. Patricia Justice, CEO & Founder H.U.Gs 4 GIRLS & KIDS N STEA+M, Andy and Cindy Domenigoni, Mike and Hennie Monteleone, Sam Alhadeff, Kelly Alhadeff Black, Walt Allen, Steve Andrews, Dan Atwood, Hamilton & Kimberly Jones, Nick & Charlotte Jones, Howard & Margaret Rosenthal, Michael & Rosa Thesing, David Thompson, Linda Wunderlick, Gary Youmans, Jeff Kurtz, Linda Krupa, Scott Miller, Paul Garrett, Dave Phares, Sam and Alice Yoo, and Won and Insook Yoo.

Additionally, CAL FIRE Local 2881 Riverside District VI announced their support of Chuck Washington for Riverside County Supervisor 3rd District, according to Darren Hoopingarner, CAL FIRE Local 2881, District VI vice-president.

"Chuck Washington is the right choice to protect our homes and families," stated Hoopingarner.

The 3rd District includes the cities of Hemet, San Jacinto, Murrieta, and Temecula where he has drawn support from former Hemet Mayors Linda Krupa and Lori Van Arsdale, former Murrieta Mayors, Kelly Bennett and Doug MacAllister, Temecula Mayor Mike Naggar, former Temecula Mayor Jeff Comerchero, San Jacinto Councilman Alonzo Ledezma and San Jacinto Mayor Pro-Tem Scott Miller.

Posted on March 2, 2016.

Meet Chuck Washington

Chuck Washington is an independent voice on the Riverside County Board of Supervisors who works every day to improve the efficiency of local government and protect the quality of life in our neighborhoods.

Chuck's long history of public service includes serving as both the Mayor and a Councilmember in the City of Temecula and the Mayor and a Councilmember in the City of Murrieta, where he expanded funding for public safety, created new programs to help kids, and increased transparency at City Hall.

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