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Wagner’s In for Irvine Mayor

Lucy Dunn and Don Wagner

As predicted, Don Wagner is in the race for mayor of Irvine and his announcement sounds a heck of a lot more positive than indications of earlier reluctance provided. Wagner (R-FivePoint) will join Christina Shea (R-Five Point) “Give Five Point Want It Wants” ticket.  And both will get mucho dinero from the Emile Haddad cabal…

Statement from Garden Grove Mayor Bao Nguyen on Placing 2nd in Top-Two Primary Election

Bao Nguyen, Garden Grove Mayor

Santa Ana, CA – After two weeks of too-close-to-call results in the race to represent California’s 46th Congressional District in Congress, Garden Grove Mayor Bao Nguyen pulled into second place to overtake Orange County Sherrif’s Department Commander Bob Peterson. The top two vote-getters, Nguyen and former lawmaker Lou Correa, will move forward to the general…

REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ STATEMENT AFTER SENATE FAILS TO ADVANCE COMMONSENSE LEGISLATION ON GUN VIOLENCE

Loretta Sanchez

    Hot off the press from the Loretta Sanchez for Senate campaign, a strong statement from someone who has a clue on how to vote on gun violence.  Has anyone seen a similar statement from AG Kamala Harris about this that didn’t include a fundraising pitch? Here’s the press release: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez…