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Orange County Firefighters Endorse Joe Kerr for Supervisor

  Brea, CA – The Orange County Professional Firefighters announced their endorsement of Joe Kerr’s campaign for supervisor today. Support from the firefighters represents one of the most sought after endorsements in Orange County politics. Kerr served as the President of the Orange County Professional Firefighters between 1995 and 2012. In announcing the endorsement, Orange…

Superior Court Denies CATER’s Bid for $200K in Legal Fees

TheLiberalOC has learned that a bid for $200,000 in legal fees for the Coalition of Anaheim Taxpayers for Economic Responsibility (CATER) over a lawsuit filed by Cynthia Ward claiming she was denied documents in a Public Records Act request was denied in Superior Court. So no big payday for CATER’s lawyer Greg Diamond; just imagine…

OC Young Democrats: OC Supervisors’ Budget Ignores Most Vulnerable Residents

Orange County— June 28, 2017 — In response to the OC Board of Supervisors approval of the 2017-2018 County Budget, Orange County Young Democrats Chair Danielle Serbin issued the following statement: “Yesterday, the all-Republican Orange County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an annual budget that ignores the needs of Orange County’s most vulnerable residents.  The…

WeLeadOC’s Candidate Training Program set for July 7

From Karen Hinks of WeLeadOC, this: Our numbers as Orange County women are too big to ignore.  We make up more than half of the County’s electorate. There are other numbers too big to ignore: Woman make up 51% of our County’s voter registration but fall far short as Progressive Democratic Women of Color and…

There’s an App for That

  Chicago, IL (June 22, 2017) –  In an effort to reconnect people and politics, NewFounders today launched the EveryElection app, a user-friendly app that alerts citizens when a local election is coming up, as well as how and where to vote. The way it works is simple: you download the app, input your address…