Don't believe the Trump/Franklin far right lies.
#1. Franklin’s lies: Cipriano Vargas is a dangerous radical.
The truth: Cipriano Vargas is a proud Democrat who was raised in the city of Vista, is our Vista School Board President, and a Manager of Strategic Partnerships for the County of San Diego.
#2. Franklin's Lies: Franklin says that Cipriano is a member of a group called “Democratic Socialists of America."
The truth: see above.
#3. Franklin's Lies: Cipriano Vargas wants to “defund the police."
The truth: Vista School Board President in June of 2022 proudly hired 3 new sheriffs to protect our 19,000 students and teachers at Vista School District.
#4 Franklin's Lies: Vargas supports the Mileage Tax
The Truth: Cipriano is 100% opposed to Vehicle Mileage Tax.
#5 Franklin’s Lies: Vargas is Bankrolled by Special Interests
Truth: Cipriano Vargas is supported by the Democratic Party, Congress Member Mike Levin, Planned Parenthood, Cal Fire and the California Nurses Association.
Franklin’s Lies #6: Cipriano cut the school resources officers.
Truth: see answer #3
Franklin’s Lies #7: Vargas supports high rise, high density growth for Vista - think Los Angeles..
Truth: Cipriano Vargas supports affordable housing for middle class families and will provide rent relief to renters in the city of Vista.