Elections

Ruben Gallego, Congressional Candidate in D7, Challenged Over 2008 Name Change

On the heels of a lawsuit filed to knock Cesar Chavez, a Republican turned Democrat formerly known Scott Fistler, off the 7th Congressional District ballot over his newly invented identity, comes another name-change complaint -- also against a CD 7 candidate.

This one is against Ruben Gallego in reference to his name change in 2008 from Ruben Marinelarena (his father's last name) to Ruben Marinelarena Gallego (his mother's maiden name).

Mary Rose Wilcox, who is also a CD 7 candidate, fully endorses the lawsuit against Gallego.

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Monica Alonzo
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