Dan Chmielewski

Gavin Newsom Endorses Farivar for Irvine City Council

  Irvine, CA –  Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom endorsed Shiva Farivar’s campaign for Irvine City Council today. In announcing his support, Newsom joins a high profile list of progressive leaders and organizations supporting Farivar, which includes the Orange County League of Conservation Voters, Irvine Councilmember Beth Krom, and former Irvine Mayor Sukhee Kang.    In announcing…

THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER RECOMMENDS LOU CORREA FOR CONGRESS

  Santa Ana, CA— Following an outpouring of support from elected officials and prominent organizations including Congresswoman Roybal-Allard, the California Young Democrats Latino Caucus, and the California Association of Highway Patrolmen, today, former State Senator Lou Correa secured the critical endorsement of the O.C. Register in the race to represent California’s 46th Congressional District. In…

IRVINE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD PRESIDENT PAUL BOKOTA ENDORSES MELISSA FOX FOR IRVINE CITY COUNCIL

IRVINE, CA   Irvine Community Services Commissioner and City Council candidate Melissa Fox today announced an endorsement from Irvine Unified School District (IUSD) Board President Paul A. Bokota. Coming on the heels of Melissa Fox’s recent endorsement by Irvine City Council Member Lynn Schott, the endorsement of IUSD Board President Bokota gives the Fox campaign further…

CES CEO Gary Shapiro Speaks Out Against Trump

One of the world’s largest trade shows is the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, usually held the first week of January (try finding a cheap hotel room that week).  With tonight’s debate slated for Las Vegas, I came across this post from Gary Shapiro, the president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Show. …

AFSCME Local 3930 United Domestic Workers of America Endorses Kim Bernice Nguyen for Garden Grove City Council District 6

Garden Grove, Calif. – AFSCME Local 3930, United Domestic Workers of America has endorsed Kim Bernice Nguyen for Garden Grove City Council District 6. United Domestic Workers is one of the largest Unions in California with over 200,000 members statewide. UDW is a union for homecare workers, by homecare workers. They care for loved ones in our…

What Jose Moreno’s Mortgage Down Payment Assistance Program Could Look Like: Too Few Homes/Too Many Applicants

An Anaheim District 3 candidate’s forum was held last week and city council candidate Jose Moreno is doing an admirable job of turning the answer to every question into one about “taxpayer giveaways” — and has suggested that Anaheim offer a mortgage down payment assistance program for 14,000 people if he’s elected. There are a…