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Anaheim City Council Elections are Settled

It’s all over but the shouting in Anaheim has the votes outstanding likely won’t change the outcomes posted yesterday by the Orange County ROV on OCVote.com, but in District 3, Dr. Jose Moreno eeked out a 44-vote victory over incumbent Council member Jordan Brandman. I’m surprised by the closeness of this race simply because Moreno…

Rohrabacher under consideration for State Department

Orange County Congressman Dana Rohrabacher has emerged as a candidate for Secretary of State in the Trump administration according to the Washington Examiner. The newspaper city Rohrabacher’s experience as a “top foreign policy expert” in the House of Representatives and his experience in Afghanistan as an alternative to former New York City Mayor Rudy Guiliani and…

Orange County’s Progressive Power Couple

With the results still coming in, it’s all but certain that Sharon Quirk-Silva will return to her seat in AD-65 with a victory over Trump-supporter Young Kim.  And let’s add her husband, Fullerton city council member elect Jesus Silva to Democrats who won on election night in Orange County. The Silva’s are OC’s new political…

The Anaheim Elections Don’t Reflect Disney’s Branding

I’m always amused when someone who knows very little about branding can take a local election and consider it a national news story about one of world’s largest companies.  In this case, OJ Blogger Greg Diamond’s attempt to use candidates backed by IEs in which the Walt Disney company contributed to that supported a slate…