National City Treasurer Mitch Beauchamp, who is running against Morrison for mayor in the fall, criticized Morrison's handling of the city's budget.
and Sotelo-Solis both took issue with the mayor's choice of venues for the secular event.
For the third year in a row, the mayor chose to hold his
State of the City address in a Christian place of worship.
said it's not right for the mayor to hold the address at a religious venue, which Morrison said is the only venue in National City
capable of accommodating hundreds of people.
maintains Morrison could have held it at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center.