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Six Months Later, Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs Remain Optimistic Ahead Of His First State Of The City Address

Michael Tubbs, the youngest mayor of a major California city and Stockton's first black mayor, has had his first six months rife with challenges.

Black Lives Matter protesters continue to protest police brutality at city hall, Stockton has among the highest crime rates in the state and the city's economy is still recovering from bankruptcy.

At age 26, Tubbs remains optimistic even with his first State of the City address this Thursday. He talks about future goals on Insight while reflecting his first half year as mayor.

A community forum open to the public will take place at the Faye Spanos Concert Hall Thursday, May 18 at 6 p.m.

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Chris Remington

Former Producer, Insight

Chris joined Capital Public Radio’s “Insight with Beth Ruyak” in September 2016, booking a wide variety of guests, developing questions and producing music elements for the program.  Read Full Bio 

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