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Democrat Dave Min (CA-45) Invites Rep. Mimi Walters to Town Hall, Highlights Absence from Community

  Irvine, CA – Dave Min, Democratic candidate for Congress in California’s 45th Congressional District, invited incumbent Representative Mimi Walters to the third in-person constituent town hall he has held since he first launched his campaign in April. Following Min’s August 17 announcement of a third town hall, (which will be held on August 30…

National Organization for Women Endorses Mike Levin for Congress

  WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the National Organization for Women (NOW), the largest organization of feminist grassroots activists in the United States, announced their endorsement of Mike Levin for the 49th District Congressional seat currently held by Republican Darrell Issa. Levin is one of only two 2018 Congressional candidates to receive NOW’s endorsement to date,…

SENATOR TONY MENDOZA BACKS JOE KERR FOR SUPERVISOR

  Brea, CA – State Senator Tony Mendoza announced his endorsement of Joe Kerr’s campaign for Orange County Supervisor today. Mendoza, who represents the majority of Buena Park in California’s upper house, joins a growing list of endorsements for Kerr, which includes Congressman Lou Correa, State Assemblymember Tom Daly, and former Anaheim Councilmember Lorri Galloway.…

The Ellis Camp Argument

After a brief email exchange over the weekend, I have invited Brian Hitchcock, a Kimberly Ellis supporter, to offer his argument on behalf of Ellis for CDP chair.  This is offered without commentary and it’s a letter from the Ellis campaign and it’s a cut-and-pasted Word file so I hope all the charts hold up:…

Statement from California Democratic Party Chair Eric C. Bauman on conclusion of Credentials Committee Appeal of CRC Audit and Challenge Ruling

Editor’s note; Kimberly Ellis no longer has to concede; the race is over (and has been over).  Eric Bauman is the new chair of the California Democratic Party.  Te Ellis people may say “establishment Democrat” and I say “Eric has been in the trenches for a long time fighting the good fight.  I’m still waiting…

JULIAN ASSANGE THREATENS ROUDA; ROUDA SAYS “BRING IT ON”

  LAGUNA BEACH, CA – Today, Julian Assange, in a tweet, threatened to sue Congressional candidate Harley Rouda. This followed on the heels of the Washington Post’s coverage on Rouda calling for the FBI to investigate Congressman Dana Rohrabacher’s ties to Russia, including a recent meeting with Assange. Assange tweeted the following pair of tweets: 1/…