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Congressman Luis Gutierrez Endorses Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate

Rep. Loretta Sanchez

    Orange, CA – Today, the Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate campaign announced the endorsement of Congressman Luis Gutierrez (IL-04) for Loretta Sanchez’s bid to replace retiring Senator Barbara Boxer in the United States Senate, citing her legislative experience, political acumen, and institutional knowledge. Congressman Luis V. Gutierrez represents the Fourth Congressional District in…

Requiesce in pace Amin David

Amin David (Photo: Chris Prevatt)

Our former blogger Claudio Gallegos posted this on Facebook on Sunday: Orange County lost a legend and heaven gained an angel last night. Amin David was a pioneer for Latino civil rights in Orange County. He will be missed and I will never forget his guidance and knowledge. Rest in peace amigo. David’s family posted…

New Blog Debuts — OC Daily

Matt Cunningham

Matt Cunningham, founder of OC Blog and current publisher of AnaheimBlog, has launched a new Orange County political blog called OC Daily (www.ocdaily.net). Here’s a summary of the blog from their daily email blast: Welcome to OC Daily, the source for Orange County political news and commentary. From San Juan Capistrano to La Habra and…

Lalloway asks Irvine City Council to Release Privileged Documents on Shea’s FPPC Investigation

Jeff Lalloway and Christina Shea with Irvine Mayor Steven Choi-2014

  According to a memo sent to TheLiberalOC, Irvine City Council Member Jeff Lalloway has asked that privileged documents from the city’s lawyers be made public.  Lalloway requested that the city attorney release documents featuring their opinions on whether or not Council Member Christina Shea violated any state laws in regards to her consulting activities…

Anaheim Union High School District calls for Ban on STRs

Anaheim Tennis Center

We received this press release from UniteHere11 regarding the contentious Short Term Rental (STR) issue where property owners rent out homes via services such as AirBnB. ANAHEIM, Calif.— On Tuesday May 17, over 100 Anaheim residents and workers picketed Anaheim City Hall demanding that Anaheim City Council follow AUHSD’s lead. The Anaheim Union High School…

PHAT BUI FILES NEW FPPC COMPLAINT AGAINST SUPERVISOR ANDREW DO; COMPLAINT CHARGES DO USED FUNDS SOLICITED FROM A BUDDHIST TEMPLE FOR CAMPAIGN PURPOSES

Andrew Do - Party Boy

   A press release from Phay Bui, BoS District 1 candidate: GARDEN GROVE –  Phat Bui, Garden Grove City Councilmember and candidate for the for the Orange County Board of Supervisors District 1, filed a complaint for violation of the California General Code Section 82025 against incumbent Supervisor Andrew Do for misusing funds solicited from…