Dan Chmielewski

Congressional Quarterly: Democrats to Gain More Seats in 2008

It would be nice to double or triple the Blue representation in OC by 2008. CQ WEEKLY – COVER STORY Nov. 25, 2007 – 4:39 p.m. It’s Looking Like Blue Skies All Over Again By Bob Benenson and Jonathan Allen, CQ Staff Just over a year ago, Democrats seized control of Congress because of the…

“Shock Doctrine” Author Naomi Klein Comes to LA December 6

Dear friends, Robert Greenwald has been raving about Naomi Klein’s new book, “The Shock Doctrine.”   A week from Thursday, he will be having a conversation with her at a Town Hall Los Angeles event, and we’d love it if you would come.  Details are below.  Town Hall’s Writers Bloc presents Naomi Klein (“The Shock Doctrine”)…

Dick Cheney has a heart?

Who knew? But looks like he got some damn good healthcare from a program administered by the Federal Government. HT to AP:  WASHINGTON – Doctors administered an electrical shock to Vice President Dick Cheney‘s heart and restored it to a normal rhythm during a 2 1/2 hour hospital visit Monday. The procedure was described as…

Hillary’s Thanksgiving Message

Senator Clinton’s nearest California headquarters is in LA: Los Angeles Headquarters 600 South La Fayette Park Place Los Angeles, CA 90057 Phone: 213-908-0190   I hope that you and your family have a wonderful Thanksgiving. I love this holiday, and celebrating together with family and friends. Thanksgiving is also a time to think of those in…

No Nukes: DeVore Can’t Get Enough Signatures

Told ya so. There is a power crisis looming but California voters have sent a clear signal that nuclear energy just isn’t the answer.  And Rep. Chuck DeVore’s efforts to life restrictions on building new nukes in the Golden State has suffered a setback. Not enough signatures to qualify for the ballot. Calif. lawmaker cancels…