The San Jose Mercury News calls Ashley Swearengin a "California Republican rising star." The Fresno mayor wants to manage the state's $100 billion budget as the next state controller. Swearengin's opponent, Betty Yee, will appear on Forum later in October.
Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin Aims for State Controller's Office
(Courtesy Ashley Swearengin for State Controller 2014 campaign)
Ashley Swearengin, mayor of Fresno and candidate for state controller