Ed Velasquez

Congresswoman Sanchez to host Veterans’ Fair

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez invites you to her 4th Annual Veterans’ Fair Saturday, August 11, 2007 9 am to 1 pm Garden Grove Elks Lodge 11551 Trask Ave., Garden Grove Free Health Screenings administered by the VA Long Beach Health Care System Benefits Counseling by the CA Employment Development Department

There IS Democratic money in Orange County

Democratic donors opened their wallets WIDE in Orange County, where the top four contenders for the Presidential nomination raised a combined total of over $840,000 in the first half of 2007. A brief analysis of publicly available data from the Federal Elections Commission – www.fec.gov – shows Hillary Clinton, John Edwards, Barack Obama, and Bill…

Mendez v. Westminster 60th Anniversary

Tomorrow marks the 60th anniversary of one of the pivotal early moments of America’s Civil Rights Movement. Yet few are aware that the court decision that laid the groundwork for Brown vs. Board of Education happened right here in Orange County. On April 14, 1947 a court ruled in Mendez vs. Westminster that it was…

Join OC Democrats at Anaheim Hilton TONIGHT!

This just in from Frank Barbaro, Chair of the Orange County Democratic Party. Hope to see you there! Tonight, the Democratic Party welcomes you to get involved and learn more about the work we’re doing here in Orange County. The last several months have brought great progress to our local party. We now have three…

Lance and Reichen break up!

Nobody could have seen this one coming. Lance Bass and Reichen Lehmkuhl have announced their split.  People magazine announced this important news on their website this morning.  There is a rumor floating about that Neil Patrick Harris was the cause. No obvious connection to liberal politics or Orange County, but I’m willing to entertain suggestions…

What’s going on with Tan Nguyen?

Looks like Tan Nguyen will end up with about 37% of the vote in his campaign against Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez.  Slightly higher than I actually expected.  But since Election Day he has pretty much disappeared. Sources tell me that the investigation into the infamous letter continues.  Tan is cooperating with investigators.  And Barbara Coe of…