Five candidates are running for two open seats on San Clemente’s city council. They are incumbents Bob Baker and Chris Hamm, along with Dan Bane, Pamela Joy Glass and Steve Swartz.
We asked the candidates questions about the current city council, their top priorities if elected and their thoughts on crime and the city’s law enforcement.
See all of the candidates’ answers (everyone was limited to 75 words) to our questions below.
Occupation: Retired airline captain, US Navy fighter pilot
Family: Married, two children
Education: United States Naval Academy
Political Experience: San Clemente City Council Member 2008-2016, Mayor of San Clemente 2013 and 2016, Orange County Fire Authority Board of Directors 2012-2016, Investment Advisory Committee 2012-1016,Transportation Corridor Agencies Board of Directors 2012-2014
How is the current City Council…