Monthly Archives: July 2016

Democrats Makes History with Clinton’s Nomination

What an amazing convention.  Fantastic speakers, great performances, great music not accompanied by a takedown order from the artist, and the difference between the Democrats and the Republicans couldn’t be more stark.  When Scott Baio is a key speaker for the GOP, it’s evidence the GOP is serious trouble. Prior to Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech,…

Anaheim Councilman Jordan Brandman wraps up major endorsements and overwhelming fundraising advantage in race for reelection in new Council District 3.

  Anaheim City Councilman Jordan Brandman today released the enthusiastic endorsements of major stakeholder organizations throughout the City of Anaheim, as well as reporting more than $153,000 amassed January-June reporting period. Brandman has been endorsed for reelection to the Anaheim City Council from Council District 3 by a broad coalition that represents organized labor, public…

Bauer to Run for SAUSD

Santa Ana Planning Commissioner Vice Chair Bruce Bauer has announced he’s a candidate for SAUSD Trustee and has the backing of current SAUSD Trustees Valerie Amezcua and John Palacio.  Bauer is a lawyer and an advocate for Santa Ana bike trails; he’d bring tremendous assets to a role as an SAUSD trustee over the divisive…

Will Bernie Sanders Formally Nominate Hillary Clinton for President?

MSNBC is reporting that negotiations are underway to have Senator Bernie Sanders be the person to formally and officially place Hillary Clinton’s name as the nominee of the Democratic Party for president.  They caution it’s not a done deal.  But if it’s true and Sanders does have a sincere interest in unifying the Party, he…

California Labor Fed Backs Correa for Congress in CD-46

  SANTA ANA, CA — Continuing to be the voice of working families and champion of workers rights, today former Senator Lou Correa adds the California Labor Federation to his growing endorsement list.  The California Labor Federation represents the voices of over 2.1 million hardworking men and women. The Labor Federation endorsement follows support from…

Tim Kaine — More Liberal Than You Think

Secretary Hillary Clinton made a safe choice in selecting swing-state Virginian Tim Kaine as her running mate (I was hoping for Senator Elizabeth Warren to make this ticket truly historic but Warren will be far more powerful as a member of the Senate than as Vice President), and almost immediately, the liberal wing of the…