EL CAJON, Calif. – Duncan Hunter Sr. weighed in Friday on the future of California’s 50th District, a seat he held for 28 years before his son took over.
Rep. Duncan Hunter Jr. said in a statement earlier in the day that he will resign after the holidays. News of the congressman’s resignation was expected after he pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of misusing campaign funds.
In an interview with FOX 5, Hunter Sr. endorsed 49th District Rep. Darrell Issa for the seat.
“In terms of being a candidate for this district, I think Darrell is outstanding. I’ve been to Afghanistan with him, I’ve served with him,” Hunter Sr. said. Read more…