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Someone Jerry Brown needs to pardon

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On Christmas Eve, word came down that California Governor Jerry Brown had pardoned actor Robert Downey Jr. for past drug offenses committed in the late 1990s.  It remains a Christmas eve ritual of the governor who also pardoned about 90 people mostly for minor infractions for drugs, robbery and burglary.  Next Christmas, if not sooner,…

Bao Nguyen uses Correa’s CD-46 Poll to Bolster His Own Progressive Credentials

Bao Nguyen and Loretta Sanchez in North Hollywood

Remember that poll in the CD-46 race issued by Lou Correa’s campaign?  The one that showed the former State Senator well ahead of all other challengers for Loretta Sanchez’s congressional seat (including the 2014 losing Republican candidate)?  And remember how our friends at the OrangeJuice blog offered a long, hard and largely unreadable explanation of…

Wishing you the gift of friendship this Holiday season

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The latest musical obsession in my house, courtesy of my daughter, is music from the hit Broadway show “Hamilton.”  It’s a hip hop musical history lesson about the life of founding father Alexander Hamilton and has an amazing cast and fantastic music. A lyric from one of the songs says, “Look around, look around, how…

Correa’s Campaign Claims Huge Poll Lead for CD-46

Congresswoman Sanchez Presenting OCYD Clinton Award to Senator Lou Correa

LOU CORREA LEADS BY HUGE MARGIN IN NEW POLL Correa leads closest Democrat by nearly 30 points SANTA ANA, CA—Today, the Lou Correa campaign for Congress released a poll memo showing Correa leading his nearest Democratic opponent, Bao Nguyen, by nearly 30 points. The poll, conducted by Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin, Metz & Associates, is fresh…