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Kim Nguyen Announces for Garden Grove City Council

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From the Kim Bernice Nguyen campaign — Kim Bernice Nguyen has announced her candidacy for Garden Grove City Council, District 6. This November will be the first time the City of Garden Grove elects their councilmembers by District Election. Ms. Nguyen is the creator of the district map that was unanimously passed by the current…

California Needs High Speed Rail

Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood talk about high speed rail expansion while traveling from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia, PA on an Amtrak Acela train, February 7, 2011. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann)

It’s a holiday weekend and the highways will be jammed and the airports full.  Enjoy that middle seat in coach.  After experiencing the joy of traveling via high speed rail in Europe last week, I’d just like to know why its taking so long in California. We’re warned about long lines and spotty service of…

Why can’t healthcare be this easy in the US?

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As my business trip to Budapest wound down last week, my family and I headed off to Italy on a high speed train (a subject of another post soon) and woke up in Venice, Italy.  And yes, it’s beautiful. My son had a cold coming into the trip that got progressively worse.  Fortunately (I thought),…

DEM WHIP STENY HOYER BACKS LOU CORREA FOR CONGRESS

Sen. Lou Correa (Photo: Lou Delgado)

  SANTA ANA, CA — In a bombshell announcement, today former State Senator Lou Correa landed a high powered endorsement from House Democratic Whip and Congressman Steny Hoyer in his campaign to represent California’s 46th Congressional District. In announcing his support of Correa, Democratic Whip and Congressman Steny Hoyer released the following statement: “I am proud to endorse former State Senator…

U.S. Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez Announces Higher Education Agenda

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Los Angeles – Today, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, candidate to replace retiring U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, met with college students and graduates to discuss her higher education priorities that she will pursue in the United States Senate. The plan, titled ‘College Education for All,’ includes 5 major priorities, including affordable $5/unit courses, 4-year degree programs in Community…

POLITICS AS USUAL: KIM DISTORTS TRUTH, FAILS TO DELIVER

Sharon Quirk Silva (left) and Melissa Fox (center left) next to AD-73 candidate Wendy Gariella.  DPOC secretary Anita Narayana is on the right.

  FULLERTON, CA – Trounced in June’s primary election, Republican career politician Young Kim is turning to underhanded tactics that distort the facts in order to talk about anything other than her record of failing to deliver for Orange County families as a member of California’s legislature. Kim’s latest distortion of Quirk-Silva’s record centers around…

Orange County Labor Federation Endorses Correa for Congress

Senator Lou Correa and OCEA General Manager speak to the crowd, which gathered to celebrate the inauguration of Gov. Jerry Brown at a BBQ on the Capitol Lawn.

  SANTA ANA, CA — Keeping up his string of back-to-back endorsements, today former State Senator Lou Correa’s campaign for California’s 46th Congressional District seat announced an endorsement from the Orange County Labor Federation. According to its website, “The Orange County Labor Federation represents more than ninety local unions from every sector of the labor movement…