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Articles from the Tracy Press,, and Fox 40. 

Tracy Press [July 4, 2019] - Tracy City Council far from consensus on grand jury findings

"The 3-2 split was prominent on the matters regarding council ethics, with the council majority of Young, Ransom and Arriola agreeing that failure to establish an ethics policy reflected the council members’ inability to work together and that ethical behavior had been a low priority for the council." [June 14, 2019] Supes candidates pitch desire for District 5 seat

"Ransom, who moved to Tracy 19 years ago, said, 'I’ve been serving the community since I got here. I have the formal education and experience that is directly aligned with moving issues forward.'"

Tracy Press [May 24, 2019] - Ransom seeks county office

“'More than it being an open seat, I really feel like the county needs representation that is going to remember the cities that we all serve and be able to move the region forward and be able to be more thoughtful and innovative about how decisions at the county are impacting our city,' Ransom said Tuesday. 'I really want south county to be a bigger priority. The reason that I really think that needs to happen is that our region is the fastest growing part of the county and our residents are the future workforce that everybody is going to need. I want to help our county prepare for that.'"

Tracy Press [February 15, 2019] Ransom to run for supervisor

"Tracy Councilwoman Rhodesia Ransom began her campaign for county supervisor with a filing last week."

Fox 40 [August 15, 2018] City of Tracy Confirms Police Chief Larry Esquivel Terminated

"'He has been excellent for our community issues but the majority of our council have been vocally interrupting the work that he has done to move us forward,' Ransom said.

The Tracy Police Officers Association also shared their disappointment, sharing in a message on their Facebook page that 'Chief Esquivel had the full support of our membership.'"