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Local Orange Couty, California

We’re not making predictions

If you’re here because you think we have a crystal ball about how the elections — especially the close ones — will turn out, we leave that to those counting the votes.  Go to www.ocvote.com for the latest updates. As an Orange County Democrat, there is a lot to be thankful about.  And a lot…

Sanchez concedes Senate race

Statement by Rep. Loretta Sanchez on the California U.S. Senate Election Results   Said Rep. Sanchez: “Today, I called Ms. Kamala Harris to congratulate her on her win to the U.S. Senate. “As she prepares to head to Washington to represent the people of California, I offer my support. “The campaign was hard-fought and now…

2016 Latino and Asian American Election Eve Poll Findings: Immigration Top Issue for Latinos; Economy & Jobs Top Issue for Asian Americans

Washington, DC – Below are select results on key issues and voting process questions released as part of the first installment of the Latino Decisions and Asian American Decisions election eve national and state polls. More details will be released as part of a 4 PM ET/1 PM PT press call this afternoon and full state…

Moreno sought no Jail Time for Abusive Brother-in-Law

Dr. Jose F. Moreno, a candidate for Anaheim City Council, wrote a March 2016 letter to a judge seeking probation instead of jail time for his brother-in-law charged with multiple counts of domestic abuse against Moreno’s sister-in-law Mauri Ramirez.  The details of the abuse over several years are horrific to read. Here’s the copy of…

OC Register declined to endorse Rohrabacher; an Opp for Dr. Sue

Why do some candidates run against all odds?

This came in from the Sue Savary campaign: The O. C. Register did not endorse Rep. Dana Rohrabacher for the 48th Congressional District which will benefit his opponent Dr. Suzanne Savary. Savary is not a career politician, but is a business owner, university educator, community leader, woman and family advocate and, a 2014 and 2016 candidate…