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Vargas “DEMANDS” DEFUNDING “Dismantling” the Police

  1. A paid organizer, Cipriano Vargas appears on the banner masthead of the Center for Policy Initiatives -CPI. Vargas authored “DEMANDS” to “Dismantle the racist Street Gang and Gang Intervention Units”.
  2. Vargas authored DEMANDS cuts of 54.9 million from local police budgets.
  3. Vargas called law enforcement “a resource to intimidate the community”
  4. Vargas called School Deputies a “school to prison pipeline”
  5. November 15, 2019, Cipriano Vargas not only made the motion to fire school resource officers (SROs) from Vista schools, he cast the deciding vote to fire our school deputies.
  6. Vargas was quoted saying, The emotional stress and anxiety” that students face because of the presence of law enforcement, “Negatively impacts the learning outcomes of all students.”
  7. Cipriano Vargas is endorsed by politicians and organizations who also support defunding the police.
CPI called for $54.9 million to be defunded

Vargas endorses CPI demands to defund Gang units which the call “racist”
CPI also pushed the “school to prison pipeline” that Vargas pushed in 2017

Cipriano Vargas was personally involved in writing the budget that called for defunding the police

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