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A Trokia of Democratic Fundraisers

In no particular order, this post has details for three fundraiser for three Democratic candidates running for three different offices.  In no particular order, a fundraising announcement for Fullerton Mayor Sharon Quirk-Silva who is a candidate for AD-65, a fundraiser for Jordan Brandman who is a candidate for Anaheim City Council, and a fundraiser for…

Santorum Pulls Out; Romney Hides Tax Returns

Two pieces of Republican news.  Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum has pulled out (insert your own joke here) of the GOP Presidential race and has “suspended” his campaign.  One can surmise that Santorum mightnot be able to recover losing his home state to Republican front runner Mitt Romney. Read details of Santorum’s pull out here.…

Latest AD-69 Poll Out

Michel Martinez explains her after-the-fact challenge of his endorsement. (Photo: John Christian Hansen)

This came in from the Michele Martinez campaign for AD-69, so like the poll released by Tom Daly, take these numbers with a grain of salt.  We’ll note the care taking to show how Julio Perez has no chance even though he leads in money raised and in the sheer number of endorsements. According to…

Firefighters Union Responds to “Political Vitriol” Column

Republican Party boss Scott Baugh recently penned a Reader Rebuttal to the OC Register regarding Political Vitriol and a hat tip to Tony Bedolla of the OC Professional Firefighters Association to call out Baugh for selective outrage.  Fascinating to see Republicans complain about deserved criticism while turning the other cheek to more obvious examples.  Bedolla…

Sergio Contreras announces bid for Westminster City Council

Westminster School Board president Sergio Contrerras announced he’s a candidate for Westminster City Council via Facebook this morning. And he’s launched a new website to get the word out about his candidacy. “With your support, as a Westminster School Board Trustee since 2004, we have improved Westminster Schools. As a Councilmember, I want to continue…