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Bands for Bernie. Hookers for Hillary. Campaigning in casinos. What on earth is going on? Why the Nevada Democratic Caucus, of course!

Before the Nevada Legislature adjourned its last session sine die, Hillary Clinton’s Campaign began organizing here in Nevada. Shortly after Bernie Sanders announced his Presidential Campaign, he began what would become a series of regular visits to Nevada to help build “the political revolution”. But why are they coming here? Why has Nevada become so…

Irvine’s Registered Voters: Democrats Take Over Majority

Hat tip to Iyad Afalqa, the president of the Irvine Democratic Club, on this news that the Democratic Party in Irvine now has more registered voters than the Republican party does; and all this 9 months before an election guaranteed to have massive Democratic Party turnout. From his Facebook post: “Last week during my panel…

Irvine Community News & Views Sues City

The Irvine Community News & Views, a publication that started as a slate mailer and resumed publishing as a non-profit organization, has sued the City of Irvine for alleged violations of the City’s Free Speech Ordinance.  The paper is not available in Irvine City Hall with other free distribution publications like OC Family, the Irvine…

Correa Backed by Anaheim Police Officer’s Association

Lou Correa

  SANTA ANA, CA— On the heels of winning crucial support from the Orange County Deputy District Attorneys and the Peace Officers Research Association of California (PORAC), today former State Senator Lou Correa landed the backing of the Anaheim Police Officers’ Association Political Action Committee in his campaign for California’s 46th Congressional District seat. In…

OCYD Backs Sanchez, Dunn and Kang

The Orange County Young Democrats have endorsed Loretta Sanchez for US Senate, Joe Dunn for Congress in CD-46 and Sukhee Kang for State Senate in races where there’s a contested Democrat running. Here’s a collection of commentary from the candidates on the endorsement: “I am overjoyed that the young people of our County endorsed Congresswoman Sanchez…

Sanchez Gains Key Endorsement for US Senate Seat

Latino Victory Fund Announces Endorsement of Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate;  If elected, Sanchez could be the first Latina elected to the United States Senate. Washington, D.C.—Latino Victory Fund is proud to announce the endorsement of U.S. Rep. Loretta Sanchez, candidate for U.S. Senate in California. Sanchez currently represents California’s 46th Congressional District. “Congresswoman Sanchez…

Possible Picks for the Supreme Court; Is Kamala Harris a Fit?

After wading through an ocean of Tweets suggesting President Obama had Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia murdered, and calls from Republican Senators to delay the process until a new president is elected (which they assume will be a Republican), it’s time to get on to the serious business of shortlisting a replacement for the nation’s…