Dan Chmielewski

#HillaryOrBust

Hillary Clinton in OC in 2005

If you’re so inclined to play PowerBall or any of the big money California Lottery games (and who doesn’t from time to time), there’s an old saying — “A Lottery is a Tax on people who are bad at math.”  Your likelihood of winning the Grand Prize in any big money lottery is significantly less…

Correa leads CD-46 Fundraising for Q1-2016

Senator Lou Correa

By all accounts, fundraising for Congress in CD-46 was a tough quarter for the top three Democrats in the race to replace Loretta Sanchez.  But money talks and bullstuff walks, or so the saying goes.  We’ve summarized the filings below, and if the links aren’t working, simply do an Internet search for the candidate’s name…

California Teachers Choose Joe Dunn for Congress

Senator Joe Dunn (ret.)

Santa Ana, Calif. – The California Teachers Association has endorsed Joe Dun for California’s 46th Congressional District, announced the Dunn campaign. “Joe is an educator, so he understands firsthand the resources our schools and students need to succeed,” said Karen Ridley, an Anaheim teacher and member of the California Teachers Association. “In Congress, Joe will…

ON TAX DAY, QUIRK-SILVA SAYS TAXPAYERS HAVE A RIGHT TO KNOW LEADERS ARE PAYING THEIR FAIR SHARE;

Sharon Quirk-Silva

FULLERTON, CA—Classroom teacher and 65th Assembly District candidate Sharon Quirk-Silva today released her tax returns to the media citing the belief that open, transparent government starts with having leaders who are open and transparent in their own financial dealings. “Taxpayers need to know that elected leaders are playing by the same rules they are and…

CD-46 CANDIDATE BAO NGUYEN TO RECEIVE RICH COOK AWARD FOR SERVICE TO LGBT COMMUNITY

Bao Nguyen - Photo: Chris Prevatt

Santa Ana, CA – Mayor Bao Nguyen, who is running for Congress in Orange County, has been selected to receive the Rich Cook Community Bridge Award from MenAlive at their annual “All That Glitters Gala & Awards Dinner” at the Yost Theater in Santa Ana. The award recognizes distinguished members from the community who personify MenAlive’s…

Sanchez Racks up more endorsements for US Senate

Rep. Loretta Sanchez

  April 15, 2016 – The Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate campaign announced new endorsements by local elected officials in her bid to replace retiring Senator Barbara Boxer.  Today, the following supporters were announced: Santa Ana City Councilmember, Michele Martinez Rick Tuttle, Los Angeles City Controller (Ret.) Vicky Santana, Rio Hondo College Board of Trustee…