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ROUDA CONTINUES TO SOLIDIFY STATUS AS CHOICE FOR WORKING FAMILIES

  International Union of Operating Engineers Local 12 is Latest Labor Group to Back Harley Rouda for Congress NEWPORT BEACH, CA — Continuing to demonstrate his wide-spread support from working people, today Democratic businessman Harley Rouda was endorsed by the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 12 in his bid for Congressional District 48. In a released statement announcing their support…

Former Obama Administration Official and Clean Energy Executive, Sam Jammal, Announces Run for Congress in California’s 39th District

        Fullerton, CA – Today, Sam Jammal, former Obama Administration official and clean energy executive joins the race for the 39th congressional district, opposing incumbent Republican Congressman, Ed Royce. Sam was raised in the 39th district and lives in Fullerton.    “I am running to help restore the American Dream, which has been slipping away…

Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva Opposes Cap and Trade Bill

  (SACRAMENTO) – Today, Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Orange County), made the following statement after voting in opposition to the cap and trade bill; Assembly Bill 398 (AB 398).    “This is not the time to raise taxes on the working people, nor is it the time to force more regulations on our economy. The middle…

What Does It Mean to be a Democrat?

Editor’s note: The following submission was sent to TheLiberalOC by a writer who chooses to remain anonymous. The document is largely cribbed from legal documents submitted by Lenore Albert-Sheridan and Greg Diamond over Albert-Sheridan’s filing to have Diamond removed from any state and county party leadership positions. I’ve edited to correct the record a couple…

Irvine pays Irvine Community News & Views $350K over Free Speech Lawsuit

For Irvine’s right wingers and certain developers with millions to spend to buy city councilors and the mayor, Larry Agran is Irvine’s biggest boogeyman.  And Irvine Community News & Views is Agran’s “fake newspaper” which publishes “fake news” right? Wrong. In America, anyone with a printing press can publish a newspaper and ICNV publishes news…

Correra’s Cybersecurity Amendments Pass House

Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Correa National Defense Authorization Act amendments passed the House. Rep. Correa’s amendments work to improve America’s cybersecurity and further protect the United States from cyber-attacks. Rep. Correa said: “World War III is raging right now. Every day attacks are being carried out and we need to be prepared. My amendments…