Monthly Archives: March 2018

Keirstead Op-Ed on Gun Violence

This was originally published in the Daily Kos:   As a scientist, I’m beyond frustrated that there has been a ban on federal funding for gun violence research. For over twenty years Congress has effectively stopped the nation’s preeminent health institutions from studying gun violence. By passing the Dickey Amendment in 1996, Congress handcuffed the…

DPOC Endorsements for County Offices

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MARCH 27, 2018 The Democratic Party of Orange County (DPOC) today announces endorsement of the following candidates seeking County office in the June 5th, 2018 Primary elections:   County Board of Supervisors, District 2: Brendon Perkins County Board of Supervisors, District 4: Joe Kerr County Board of Education, Area 2: David…

California Democrats and BOLD PAC Unite Behind Dave Min (CA-45)

  IRVINE, CA – California Democrats are rallying behind Democratic Party endorsed candidate Dave Min as our best chance to defeat Congresswoman Mimi Walters and turn CA-45 blue. In addition to Congresswoman Judy Chu and Congressman Mark Takano, six more members of the California Delegation announced their support for Dave Min’s candidacy.  CHC BOLD PAC,…

OC slides backwards into Conservative La-La Land; Trump tweets support for GOP BoS

The Orange County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to join the federal government’s suit to overturn SB54 on Sanctuary State status showing that conservatives in Orange County haven’t learned a thing. From the Voice of OC story: Supervisors also took a separate stand against one of those laws, created by state Senate Bill 54, which…

Correa will honor Local Vietnam War Vets on Thursday

Anaheim, CA – On Thursday, March 29th, Congressman Lou Correa will be hosting a “Welcome Home” event honoring Vietnam Veterans living in Anaheim, Garden Grove, Orange, and Santa Ana. The event will be held on the first annual “National Vietnam War Veterans Day.” Veterans will be presented with a lapel pin and thanked for their…