Ed Velasquez

Help Boys & Girls Clubs Literacy Program

Got this email from a friend yesterday and am a bit surprised it hasn’t shown up here yet. Looks like an excellent cause, and books always make a great gift. Consider adding a Barnes & Noble stop to your weekend shopping. (I am slightly annoyed that Jubal beat me to this over on OCBlog!) Dear…

Election Process Recap – Part 1 (Election Day)

Two full weeks have now passed since Election Day. Nearly all of the ballots have finally been counted. Most campaigns have been decided. I think it’s a good time to look back at the election and see how the process worked (or didn’t work) and where it can be improved. I’m not looking to assign…

Correa widens lead in latest count

STATE SENATOR, 34th District Completed Precincts: 377 of 377 Vote Count Percentage LOU CORREA (DEM) 56270 50.2% LYNN DAUCHER (REP) 54968 49.0% OTTO BADE 910 0.8% Top Next update is scheduled for 5 pm on Tuesday. But I hear that campaign staff and affiliates are finally comfortable enough to celebrate with a few drinks at…

Correa picks up more votes today

In new numbers released Saturday at 5 pm, Lou Correa increased his lead over Lynn Daucher to 821 votes. The new result: STATE SENATOR, 34th District Completed Precincts: 377 of 377 Vote Count Percentage LOU CORREA (DEM) 55,234 50.0% LYNN DAUCHER (REP) 54,413 49.2% OTTO BADE 899 0.8% Next update – Monday 5pm. I think…

Down to the wire in SD 34

Tuesday 5 pm update- Daucher’s lead has eroded once more.  Now it’s down to 302 votes. Daucher   51,736     50.15% Correa     51,434     49.85% — ————– The campaign in Senate District 34 is turning out to be even closer than many expected. This one featured the battle of the moderates with moderate Democrat Lou Correa…