Dan Chmielewski

Kimberly Ellis makes her pitch for State Party Chair

This came in to our mailbox this morning: I endorse sticking to our principles… We must face forward into the storm — not turn the cheek to get the check.  We cannot afford to accept pay-to-play.  High dollar donors are welcome when they share our values, because true progressives’ principles are never for sale.  I endorse…

A Nightmare for Dreamers; DACA to End Under Trump

The Trump administration plans to eliminate a program that protects undocumented immigrants who came to the US as children — often referred to as “Dreamers.”  The DACA program is on the chopping block. This from Vox.com which received tips in the form of documents: “Ending unconstitutional executive amnesties,” would end a major Obama program that…

Correa asks Trump to Restore Spanish Language Option for White House website

As Donald Trump was sworn in, a number of elements of the White House website up and disappeared.  Links on climate change, civil rights, LGBTQ rights, immigration and the environment were gone and a link to the new First Lady’s QVC jewelry products popped up. Another important change — the Spanish language option disappeared.  Congressman…

Correa will attend Inauguration: “We’re either at the Table or On the Menu”

TheLiberalOC received the following announcement from Congressman Lou Correa’s office this afternoon: Today Congressman Lou Correa announced he will be attending the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump.    Congressman Correa said, “I have received much communication regarding tomorrow’s Presidential inauguration, expressing opinions across the political spectrum. Clearly, while the election is over, the negativity continues.…

Details for OC’s Women’s March Against Trump for Saturday

Women’s March on Washington ORANGE COUNTY coming up this Saturday 1/21: §   DEMOC PAC Meeting Place at the March is:  Gonzalez Market – 409 E 4th Street, Santa Ana…meet on the corner.  Look for our long banner “DEMOC PAC”, blue & white umbrellas, blue t-shirts with the official March logo, and lots of blue signs.  §  Transportation to March:  We strongly recommend…