Monthly Archives: March 2016

OC Business Council Backs Correa for Congress

  Orange County Business Council says “Correa is the ideal candidate to represent the region in Congress” in backing his CA-46 bid SANTA ANA, CA— Keeping up his torrid pace of locking down important endorsements, today former State Senator Lou Correa landed the sought-after support of the Orange County Business Council in his campaign for California’s 46th…

REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ STATEMENT ON TIED SUPREME COURT DECISION IN FAVOR OF AMERICAN WORKERS

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46) released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s 4-4 tie decision in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, upholding the Ninth Circuit Court ruling in favor of labor rights for American workers:  “Strong and healthy unions are crucial to ensure that American workers are treated justly and fairly.…

DPOC Backs Michele Martinez for First District Supervisor

The Democratic Party of Orange County (DPOC) voted overwhelmingly to endorse Santa Ana City Councilmember Michele Martinez’s campaign for Orange County Supervisor at Monday night’s general membership meeting. Following the vote, DPOC Chairman Henry Vandermeir released the following statement: “Democrats can count on Michele Martinez to fight for the values and priorities of our party.…

What will DigitalFirst Media change about the OC Register?

Of the three options available for taking over Freedom Communication and the Orange County Register and Riverside Press Enterprise, I felt DigitalFirst Media was the worst of the three options.  There were several efforts to promote “Team Mirman” to argue for “local ownership” of the Register, but Freedom Communications hasn’t been local since Aaron Kushner…

Love and Marriage

Congratulations and best wishes to Orange Juice Publisher Vern Nelson and former Anaheim City Council candidate Donna Acevedo on their recent nuptials.  Many years of happiness!

Longshore Workers Endorse Joe Dunn for Congress

Santa Ana, Calif. – The International Longshore & Warehouse Southern California District Council (ILWU SCDC) have endorsed Joe Dunn for California’s 46th Congressional District, announced the Dunn campaign. “We see everyday the imbalance between goods coming into the country and what we export,” said Cathy Familathe, President of the ILWU SCDC. “Joe Dunn will stand…