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State Rep Tom Daly Headlines DFOC February Luncheon

Hot off the press from the DFOC: Tom Daly was elected in November of 2012 to represent California’s 69th Assembly District, which includes the cities of Santa Ana, Anaheim, Garden Grove, and Orange. Assembly Speaker John A. Perez has placed a great deal of trust in Tom, appointing him to six committees, and to the…

The Argument Against School Vouchers

Today’s Orange County Register has an editorial calling for “increased school choice” for parents while making the argument for a school voucher program.  The Register has a long standing editorial/opinion viewpoint that public schools are government schools and they argue that by providing students with taxpayer dollars assigned for public school education, they increase school…

Orly claims the ability to arrest Obama in Connecticut

Hat tip to the Huffington Post for this gem on Orange County’s favorite lawyer/dentist/real estate agent turned Connecticut Citizen Patrol cop Orly Taitz.  Orly, who’s never given up on the idea that President Obama was a Kenyan socialist Muslim and therefore ineligible to be president, believes she has found a loophole that would allow her…

Two OC Democrats Makes 40 Under 40 List

In the spirit of celebrating leadership in response to new challenges for changing times, New Leaders Council, the country’s premiere leadership training program, today announced the winners of this year’s 40 Under 40 Leadership Awards, which includes honors for two of Orange County’s very own progressive leaders, Dr. Faisal Qazi and Nicholas Anas. “We announce…