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STATE DEMOCRATIC PARTY OFFICIALLY ENDORSES SUKHEE KANG

  SAN JOSE – State Senate candidate Sukhee Kang over the weekend officially won the endorsement of the California Democratic Party, with the thousands of delegates attending the state convention in San Jose unanimously ratifying Kang’s earlier support by 88.8 percent of the delegates from the 29th Senate District. “I am so gratified to have…

Joe Dunn gets California Young Democrats Endorsement

Santa Ana, Calif. – The California Young Democrats endorsed Joe Dunn for California’s 46th Congressional District at this weekend’s California Democrats State Convention, announced the Dunn campaign. Joe was also recently endorsed by the Orange County Young Democrats, making Joe the official Democrat of choice for young Democrats locally and statewide. “Joe Dunn is the…

IUSD plans public hearing on major Bond measure

The note below arrived in my mailbox from Terry Walker, IUSD Superintendent, because I’m a parent of an Irvine Unified student, not because of the blog.  Commentary in a moment: I recently wrote to you about the Irvine Unified School District’s (IUSD) plans to update our aging schools to a similar standard as our newer…

California’s Largest Union for Hospitality Workers Backs Joe Dunn for Congress

Hot off the press from the Joe Dunn for Congress campaign: Santa Ana, Calif. – UNITE HERE Local 11, which represents more than 21,000 hospitality and culinary workers throughout Southern California, has endorsed Joe Dunn for California’ 46th Congressional District, announced the Dunn campaign. “Joe has the strongest record of helping working families and our…

Mayors and City Councilmembers from across Los Angeles County Endorse Loretta Sanchez for U.S Senate

Hot off the press from the Loretta Sanchez for US Senate campaign: Over twenty more Elected Officials have chosen to endorse Loretta Sanchez, citing her community outreach, education advocacy, and national security experience February 24, 2016 – Support for Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez’s bid to replace Barbara Boxer in the United States Senate continues to grow among…

IUSD Trustee Michael Parham pulls papers for OC BoE

Hot off the press; this came in yesterday afternoon. We’re told that if Michael Parham, a Republican, isn’t elected to this seat, he won’t seek re-election to the IUSD board where he’s been a trustee since 2004.  Parham has often been rumored to be a city council candidate but has never pulled papers for a city…