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A Stronger Democratic Party Emerges from the State Convention

Sharon Quirk-Silva

Any gathering of the Democratic Party always resembles a family reunion.  There’s a lot of joy at seeing your friends and there’s always some little incident that takes place that distracts from the bigger picture, but thanks to our photographer Lou Delgado, you can enjoy these pictures of this weekend’s festivities. The photos accompanying the…

And just like that, Lou Correa announces for Congress

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Former state senator Lou Correa, fresh off an announcement he has joined the staff at CSU Fullerton, took minutes after Congresswoman Sanchez’s announcement to launch his bid for her long coveted seat for Congress. From Correa’s website: Lou Correa Announces his candidacy for U.S. Congress, 46th C.D. Today, Lou Correa, State Senator (Ret), announced his…

Harris announces OC Endorsements for Senate


California AG and US Senate candidate Kamala Harris has announced a handful of Orange County Democratic endorsements leading up to Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez’s anticipated announcement and this weekend’s Democratic Party convention. Laguna Beach Councilwoman Toni Iseman, Huntington Beach Mayor Jill Hardy; Fullerton Councilwoman Jan Flory; La Palma Councilman Steve Shanahan; Laguna Woods Mayor Cynthia Conners; Buena…

Loretta Sanchez to launch Senate Bid Thursday


Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez will formally announce her bid for US Senate tomorrow according to the Hill. Sanchez will announce her candidacy at the Santa Ana Train Station a day before the California Democratic Party Convention gets underway in Anaheim this weekend. From the story: Sanchez will announce her bid during a press conference at the…

Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones Backs Kang for State Senate

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State Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones today endorsed Sukhee Kang in the open 29th Senate District, located at the confluence of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. “Sukhee Kang, who like so many came to the United States as an immigrant, is an American success story,” Jones said. “He is smart, disciplined, dedicated to public…