MTLB Interview W/ Ray Morquecho, Candidate for L.B City Council 1st District
photo from Morquecho campaign
Why are you running for L.B City Council?
What are the top 3 issues facing District 1?
The Surfrider Foundation has long supported the reconfiguration of the LB breakwater. Do you support the re-configuration of the breakwater or leave it as it is?
What political ideology do you subscribe to?
Probably the most talked-about issue in Long Beach is affordable housing, it's one of the main issues you would like to address if you were to be elected, do you think rent control is an idea the LB City Council should consider?
Do you support SB 50?
In May it was revealed the city of Long Beach has proposed to build a billion-dollar ballpark for the L.A Angels, what’s your take on Long Beach pursuing the Angels?
Any lifelong LB resident knows about the parking situation, that at times it could be utterly impossible to find parking, what are some ideas do you have that can alleviate this everyday problem?
Do you agree with Mayor Garcia’s stance that the L.B.P.D would not assist I.C.E in arresting undocumented immigrants?
Not too long ago, the city of LB release a working draft called the Climate Action and adaptation plan, to address the effects of climate change and reduce greenhouse gases, do you believe climate change is a danger to LB?
The 1st district has one of the most diverse communities in all of Long Beach, how are you going to build a coalition of voters, who at times have diametrically opposing interests?