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Tito Ortiz bails from post as California city council member

Former mixed martial arts fighter Tito Ortiz has quit his post on the City Council of Huntington Beach, California after spending about six months in politics for the first time — and attracting harsh criticism for his anti-mask views and for filing for unemployment benefits while serving on the council.
Tito Ortiz bails from post as California city council member
11 days ago|Huntington Beach, United States

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Tito Ortiz resigns from Huntington Beach City Council after controversial time in office

The UFC Hall of Famer cited leaks at City Hall and character assassination by the media when he resigned, though it's not clear what he means.

11 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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'This Job Isn't Working For Me': Controversial Huntington Beach Mayor Pro Tem Tito Ortiz Resigns

HUNTINGTON BEACH (CBSLA) — Huntington Beach Mayor Pro Tem Tito Ortiz resigned from his position on the city council Tuesday, effective immediately.“I ran for this position with hopes to better my community, work on my constituents and give them a voice, making our beautiful city safe and clean and to ensure a bright future for my children,” he said. “I was under a notion that I was in a bipartisan position and that we all had a common goal that …

11 days ago|United States
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Tito Ortiz bails from post as California city council member

Former mixed martial arts fighter Tito Ortiz has quit his post as a member of the City Council of Huntington Beach, California

11 days ago|London, United Kingdom
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Tito Ortiz bails from post as California city council member

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Former mixed martial arts fighter Tito Ortiz has quit his post on the City Council of Huntington Beach, California after spending about six months in politics for the first time — and attracting harsh criticism for his anti-mask views and for filing for unemployment benefits while serving on the council.

11 days ago|United States
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A new Huntington Beach mayor pro tem is named to replace Tito Ortiz

The Huntington Beach City Council has chosen Councilwoman Barbara Delgleize as its new mayor pro tem, replacing Tito Ortiz after he resigned Tuesday night.

10 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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UFC legend Ortiz steps down from Huntington Beach mayor role citing ‘character assassination’ and fears for family safety

UFC legend Tito Ortiz has stepped down from his role as Huntington Beach mayor pro tem while citing personal attacks and voicing concerns for both his safety and that of his family when explaining the move on Tuesday.Ortiz, a former light heavyweight champion of the elite MMA promotion and one of its early old school stars, took office back in December.Receiving 42,000 votes, this was the biggest tally in poll history for the highest office in t…

11 days ago|Russian Federation
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Trump-loving city counselor who refused to wear a mask abruptly quits because of media 'attacks'

A Trump-loving member of the Huntington Beach City Council in California this week abruptly resigned while citing unspecified "attacks" on his family as justification.SFGate reports that former mixed martial arts fighter Tito Ortiz resigned on Tuesday night by telling his fellow counselors that "this job isn't working for me."Ortiz also said that he was "sorry to let down many of my supportive constituents and I pray they'll understand."Ortiz fr…

11 days ago|United States
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‘This Job Isn’t Working For Me’: Controversial Huntington Beach Mayor Pro Tem Tito Ortiz Resigns

Click here for updates on this story    HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (KCAL, KCBS) — Huntington Beach Mayor Pro Tem Tito Ortiz resigned from his position on the city council Tuesday, effective immediately.“I ran for this position with hopes to better my community, work on my constituents and give them a voice, making our beautiful city safe and clean and to ensure a bright future for my children,” he said. “I was under a notion that I was in a b…

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‘This Job Isn’t Working For Me’: Controversial Huntington Beach Mayor Pro Tem Tito Ortiz Resigns - Local News 8

Click here for updates on this story    HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (KCAL, KCBS) — Huntington Beach Mayor Pro Tem Tito Ortiz resigned from his position on the city council Tuesday, effective immediately.“I ran for this position with hopes to better my community, work on my constituents and give them a voice, making our beautiful city safe and clean and to ensure a bright future for my children,” he said. “I was under a notion that I was in a b…

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Tito Ortiz, controversial California city councilman, quits after 6 months: "This job isn't working"

Tito Ortiz announced Tuesday he was quitting his position as a city councilman for Huntington Beach, Calif. after six months in office. The former UFC light heavyweight champion's time as councilman sparked backlash as he refused to wear face masks and filed for unemployment while in office.

11 days ago|United States
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