Dan Chmielewski

DNC on Papadopoulos Pleading Guilty To Lying About Trump Campaign Russia Contacts

 In response to President Trump’s campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos pleading guilty to lying to the FBI about the Trump campaign’s Russia contacts, DNC deputy communications director Adrienne Watson released the following statement:  “A member of President Trump’s campaign has now pled guilty to lying about the campaign’s contacts with Russia and admitted to…

A Q&A with Ashleigh Aitken on Anaheim

  TheLiberalOC caught up with Democratic candidate for Anaheim Mayor Ashleigh Aitken.  I gave her a list of questions similar to those offered to Lorri Galloway and we got our answers back Sunday night. 1. What made you decide to run for Mayor instead of a city council spot? As an Anaheim kid, I am…

The Silence of the OC Labor Fed to #MeToo

A week ago, the Orange County Young Democrats announcement about alleged incidents of sexual abuse and sexual assault exposed the Democratic Party of Orange County (and the Phil Janowicz campaign) and the Orange County Labor Federation to charges that female interns were sexually harassed by men in power. The Voice of OC reports that internal…

#MeToo Campaign: Anaheim Mayoral Candidate Galloway Accuses OJ Blog Publisher of Assault

Anaheim Democratic candidate for Mayor Lorri Galloway, a former Anaheim City Council member, has posted to social media an accusation of sexual assault against Orange Juice Publisher and editor-in-chief Vern Nelson from 2012.  She told TheLiberalOC she was inspired to come forward about this incident after reading all of the accounts of sexual abuse and sexual assault…

Vets Cemetery Groundbreaking is Set for Next Week; CalVet Won’t Approve Until June 2018

We’re reminded regularly that Veterans deserve our respect because they fought for our freedom and our rights.  No one disputes this.  And while there’s broad support for a Veteran’s Cemetery in Irvine, there is much disagreement over where it should be located. I bring up the first point because Freedom of Speech and the right…