By Miriam Raftery
February 1, 2020 (San Diego) – Nancy Casady is a life-long Democrat, environmental champion and women’s rights advocate challenging Democratic Congressman Scott Peters in the 52nd Congressional district primary. She recently sat down for an in-depth interview with East County Magazine on our radio show on KNSJ 89.1 FM. Casady discussed her support for the Green New Deal, as well as her passion for protecting women’s health.
Hear our interview by clicking the audio link and scroll down to read highlights.
Nancy Casady has served on the Food and Agricultural Board in Sacramento, has worked as a pro-choice advocate, was co-founder of the San Diego Climate Mobilization Coalition, and for 12 years was general manager of the Ocean Beach People’s Food Cooperative.
The 52nd district includes coastal communities as well as some inland communities including Poway and Rancho Bernardo. Of note: Casady has an East County connection – her husband, Derek Casady, was the long-time editor of the East County Californian.