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GOP gives Abed, Gallo “Lifetime Achievement Awards”

Former Escondido Mayor Sam Abed (second from right) at the GOP reception with San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer (second from left,) Mayor Bill Wells of El Cajon (third from right), and guests.

The Republican Party of San Diego County Saturday June 22 gave Lifetime Achievement Awards to former Escondido Mayor Sam Abed and former Escondido City Councilmember Ed Gallo at the annual Lincoln Reagan Dinner at the Marriott Marcus Downtown San Diego.

Abed commented that he was “always proud and honored to have served our City and Country with passion, conviction and principled conservative values.” 

During his career Abed served on the Escondido City Council for many years, served two terms as mayor and last year was invited to the White House to meet President Donald Trump.

Former Escondido City Councilmember Ed Gallo (Center) with Republican Party of San Diego County Chairman Tony Krvaric and Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin. Gallo received a Lifetime Achievement Award.

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