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San Diego: Top Spenders on Alcohol in 2017

San Diego won the 2017 crown as top U.S. city per capita for spending on alcohol beverages at $1,112 per person, based on an analysis of two decades of government data.

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Millennials Are Key to California, Congress in 2018 Midterms

Progressive Democrat billionaire and environmental activist Tom Steyer believes California’s nearly 10 million millennials are the key to seeing a Democrat-controlled Congress, and he is reportedly prepared to spend at least $3.5 million of his own money to achieve it.

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Tom Steyer to Mobilize Millennials in Conservative Orange County

Left-wing billionaire and environment activist Tom Steyer is reportedly pouring millions of dollars into Orange County, California, to mobilize millennial voters to turn at least four at-risk red seats blue and shift the Republican majority in the House of Representatives.

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Border Wall Prototypes Face Testing, Future Funding Questions

(SAN DIEGO, California) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Acting Deputy Commissioner Vitiello announced completion of eight border wall prototypes on Thursday, calling the wall an extremely effective part of their security strategy, but not clear on when they will see funding to start construction of a final version.

President Donald Trump hinted during a cabinet meeting that he might be visiting the wall prototypes on the southern border.