Monthly Archives: June 2016

Why can’t healthcare be this easy in the US?

As my business trip to Budapest wound down last week, my family and I headed off to Italy on a high speed train (a subject of another post soon) and woke up in Venice, Italy.  And yes, it’s beautiful. My son had a cold coming into the trip that got progressively worse.  Fortunately (I thought),…

DEM WHIP STENY HOYER BACKS LOU CORREA FOR CONGRESS

  SANTA ANA, CA — In a bombshell announcement, today former State Senator Lou Correa landed a high powered endorsement from House Democratic Whip and Congressman Steny Hoyer in his campaign to represent California’s 46th Congressional District. In announcing his support of Correa, Democratic Whip and Congressman Steny Hoyer released the following statement: “I am proud to endorse former State Senator…

U.S. Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez Announces Higher Education Agenda

Los Angeles – Today, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, candidate to replace retiring U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, met with college students and graduates to discuss her higher education priorities that she will pursue in the United States Senate. The plan, titled ‘College Education for All,’ includes 5 major priorities, including affordable $5/unit courses, 4-year degree programs in Community…

POLITICS AS USUAL: KIM DISTORTS TRUTH, FAILS TO DELIVER

  FULLERTON, CA – Trounced in June’s primary election, Republican career politician Young Kim is turning to underhanded tactics that distort the facts in order to talk about anything other than her record of failing to deliver for Orange County families as a member of California’s legislature. Kim’s latest distortion of Quirk-Silva’s record centers around…

Orange County Labor Federation Endorses Correa for Congress

  SANTA ANA, CA — Keeping up his string of back-to-back endorsements, today former State Senator Lou Correa’s campaign for California’s 46th Congressional District seat announced an endorsement from the Orange County Labor Federation. According to its website, “The Orange County Labor Federation represents more than ninety local unions from every sector of the labor movement…

Europeans Fear a Trump Presidency

First off, sorry for the spotty postings over the past week and a half; I’m back from a business trip/family vacation in Europe and the time to post/availability of WiFi factor has a significant impact on what I was able to do online.  Our trip took my family and I through Hungary, Austria and Italy…

Adios Adam; Elmahrek leaves Voice of OC for LA Times

You just knew this kid was going to go places. Orange County’s best investigative journalist, Adam Elmahrek, is leaving the Voice of OC for the Los Angeles Times.  You can read about it here.  http://voiceofoc.org/2016/06/end-of-an-elmahrek/ Break a leg kid  Norberto, another one like the last one