Recall Filner campaign hires political consultants
[trib_ndn vid=25004444]SAN DIEGO — The group trying to recall Mayor Bob Filner is ramping up its game plan by hiring a few local heavy hitters in the political and fundraising arena.
“The team includes highly respected local campaign veterans consultant John Hoy, treasurer April Boling and fundraiser Jean Freelove,” said the Recall Bob Filner campaign new communications director Rachel Laing.
When it comes to money, Boling said the campaign will need at least half a million dollars, but she thinks those who want to see the recall happen will deliver.
“I’m very surprised by the public outpouring. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of small contributions coming in,” Boling said.
Campaign organizers are also reaching out to City Council for help.
“The Recall Filner campaign wants to enlist your help in collecting signatures,” said…
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