Monthly Archives: October 2017

Homes affected by Canyon 2 Fire can delay property tax payments

You can postpone the next installment of property taxes if your property has been substantially damaged or destroyed in the recent Canyon Fire 2 incident and you have filed an application for reassessment claim of property damaged by calamity with the County Assessor to reduce your property valuation. You must file this application for reassessment…

Statewide Democratic Activists and Elected Officials to Run Millennial Candidates in Orange County

    Generation Change Hosts Community Impact Training to Prepare Candidates and Organizers on Sat., Nov. 4 in Irvine   SACRAMENTO, CA (October 27, 2017) – A statewide coalition of young activists and Democratic elected officials including Board of Equalization Member Fiona Ma and Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon announced today they will target Orange…

Challenging Weekend in Irvine over Vets Cemetery Referendum

Signature gatherers for Ed Pope’s referendum on the location of the Orange County Veteran’s Cemetery got ugly this weekend; harassment, assaults, lies and intimidation were in abundance.  A campaign to block and harass possible signers of a referendum — all Irvine voters and taxpayers — is being led by a sitting Irvine council member for…

Dr. Hans Keirstead Calls on Rep. Dana Rohrabacher To Return Campaign Donation From Paul Manafort

      LAGUNA BEACH – Today, after the indictment of former Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort for “conspiracy against the United States,” Dr. Hans Keirstead called on Congressman Dana Rohrabacher to return the campaign donation he received from the former Trump Campaign official.   “Congressman Rohrabacher met with and received a campaign contribution from…

Pelosi endorses Feinstein for Senate

HOUSE DEMOCRATIC LEADER NANCY PELOSI ENDORSES SENATOR DIANNE FEINSTEIN Today, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA12) announced her endorsement of Senator Dianne Feinstein. “Senator Feinstein is a strong voice and a staunch advocate for the people of California. Dianne Feinstein is uniquely positioned to defend California against Donald Trump’s constant attacks on health care, immigration…

DNC on Papadopoulos Pleading Guilty To Lying About Trump Campaign Russia Contacts

 In response to President Trump’s campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos pleading guilty to lying to the FBI about the Trump campaign’s Russia contacts, DNC deputy communications director Adrienne Watson released the following statement:  “A member of President Trump’s campaign has now pled guilty to lying about the campaign’s contacts with Russia and admitted to…