Monthly Archives: April 2016

REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ COMMEMORATES 41ST ANNIVERSARY OF FALL OF SAIGON, URGES PRESIDENT OBAMA TO CALL FOR RELEASE OF HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), founder and co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on Vietnam, spoke on the House floor this week to commemorate the 41st anniversary of the Fall of Saigon, which falls on Saturday, April 30, 2016. In light of President Obama’s upcoming trip to Vietnam, Rep. Sanchez called attention to the…

Cruz and Carly Fail at Internet Politics 101

Over the years, Chris Prevatt and I have had a number of candidates give us a head’s up when they were thinking about running for office.  Usually, the first piece of advice I offer is “protect your name” and buy your URL through GoDaddy and Network Solutions.  Buy multiple iterations of your name along with…

Bauman to Brown: “Build a Wall Around Trump

Open Letter to Governor Jerry Brown; Build a Wall to Protect Us from Donald Trump! Today I am personally issuing an urgent call to action to Governor Jerry Brown. A dark and evil force is descending upon our state, forcing California to face irreversible harm and danger in just a few short hours when the…

Trump Rally in Costa Mesa: Lies on Stage; Violence in the Lot

Where to begin.  Eventual Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump came to Costa Mesa last night and delivered an ADD-fueled rambling speech loaded with red meat for his supporters and light on facts.  But the appearance and lies were secondary to the protest and violence outside of the OC Fairgrounds. Trump tweeted that 31,000 people attended…

Trump’s Chumps Gather in Costa Mesa Tonight

Donald Trump, the leading candidate for the Republican Party nomination, will speak to supporters tonight in Costa Mesa at the OC Fairgrounds.  Traffic will likely be very heavy on the 55 around rush hour, so plan accordingly.  Since Trump’s Tuesday night sweep of primaries that firmly give him the advantage for the GOP nod, Trump…

Thoughts on 10 Years

Editor’s note: Former blogger Claudio Gallegos sent this column in on Tuesday, but it went to my Spam folder so I missed it.  Here it is. Wow! Has it been 10 years already? I only wrote for Liberal OC for a short time, a year and a half. But I am honored to have contributed…