Dan Chmielewski

Quirk-Silva Funds Orange County Veteran Cemetery

From the desk of Sharon Quirk-Silva in AD-65, this announcement: SACRAMENTO – Prior to the start of Memorial Day weekend, Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton) made the following statement on the inclusion of a $30 million allocation of funds in the 2017 California State Budget Report for an Orange County Veterans Cemetery. “This is a fitting…

Orange County Seeks Ethics Commissioners

Santa Ana, CA (May 23, 2017) — The Orange County Board of Supervisors is now accepting applications for commissioners for the County’s Campaign Finance and Ethics Commission. The Commission will consist of five appointed members, one appointment by each Supervisor. Commissioners shall serve terms up to three years and may not serve more than two…

Tait hates Gays; No Pride Flag in Anaheim

The Anaheim City Council did not honor its commitment to the city’s LGBTQ community to fly the Gay Pride flag on Harvey Milk Day through the end of June at Tuesday’s City Council meeting and the blame falls squarely on Mayor Tom Tait and two members of his majority, and a staff member who provided…

Schiff Endorses Levin for Congress in CD-49

Mike Levin, former executive director of the DPOC and a clean energy executive, has been endorsed by Congressman Adam Schiff for CD-49 against Rep. Darryl Issa. See below from Levin’s email to supporters: I am incredibly honored and excited to let you know that Congressman Adam Schiff endorsed our campaign today. Congressman Schiff is a…

Audit of CDP Vote Starts Today

A review of each and every vote cast for the California Democratic Party Chair’s race begins today with Kimberly Ellis calling on her opponent, Eric Bauman, to recuse himself from the review.  The reality is Bauman’s team has every right to be present for the review or Ellis’ team ought to recuse themselves too.  You…

Updated: It’s Harvey Milk Day; No Pride in Anaheim

It’s May 22 — Harvey Milk Day commemorating the slain LGBTQ civil rights leader from San Francisco.  Throughout Orange County, the rainbow Gay Pride flag is flying in Milk’s memory.  Except in Anaheim, where it is supposed to but is not. The photo above was taken this morning just before 9AM.  City hall in Anaheim. …