Susan Freeze

40ish - Staffer at DPOC. Go to DPOC website for bio

From a Survivor

I considered writing a comment on Christopher’s entry on John and Elizabeth Edward’s decision to stay in the Presidential race; however, since I have some “expertise” in this arena, I decided to post something from a Survivor’s Point of View. Those of you who know me may recall my bout with “the Big C” in…

How Many Days?

I have been following the news on the Congressional Hearings regarding the Dept of Justice firing 8 Federal Prosecuters for political reasons. Two of interest were U.S. Prosecuter David Iglesias who may have been pressured by Senator Pete Dominici to deliver indictments of Democrats before the November 2006 election and U.S. Prosecuter Carol Lam who…

March is Women’s History Month

I have been contemplating the likes of Mary Lease “Raise less corn and more hell” and Mother Jones. I bet we can come up with quite a list of trailblazing, inspiring women throughout ‘her’story, so my question to you is: Do you know an inspiring woman in Orange County? If you do, the Orange County…

Tim Steed for California Young Democrats Chair

A few of us are having a little get together/fundraiser for our favorite Activist, Tim Steed. I freely admit I have a Native Son bias and someone from Orange County should be at the head of the State. Nepotism aside, Tim is highly qualified to get the job done. Organizing High School and College Campus’,…

Some Other Reflections (Part II)

Here are my final comments to anyone who is interested. They are my ‘Fly on the Wall’ observations concerning the Tuesday (Feb 6) Special. I will probably piss some people off, but after the finger pointing, calling for heads, etc. it is time to move on. The DPOC did more in this ‘Special’ than it…

Some Reflections on the Feb 06 Special

I thought I needed some time for reflection and perhaps observe other’s ideas. Then, I decided to stick with my initial thought: The recount is coming up so things might change again, so here goes: Tuesday, Feb 6 was a victory for the Vietnamese American Community period. With no candidate to be excited about, the…

Two Items

First, I would like to add one item to the DPOC reorganization that Mr. Lawson described in an earlier post. Frank Barbaro, Rima Nashashibi and Stephanie Campbell were re-relected to their positions to Chair, Vice Chair and Secretary respectively. The new Treasurer will be Steve Young. Congratulations to all. Also, I noted that the blogs…