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SQS: No Tuition Hikes for CSU Students

  SACRAMENTO — Ahead of the upcoming California State University (CSU) Board of Trustee Meeting on Wednesday, March 22, Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva, with bipartisan support of members of the California Legislature, sent a letter to the Board of Trustee members urging them to reconsider increasing tuition for the 2017-2018 Academic Year. “It is my belief that…

Democrat Joe Kerr is in for 4th District Supe

We’ve been sitting on this one for awhile pending a formal announcement; here it is, and where is Batman!: Former Fire CAPTAIN Joe Kerr announces campaign for orange County Supervisor Brea, CA – Today former Orange County Fire Captain Joe Kerr announced his campaign for Orange County’s 4th Supervisorial District. The seat, which is being…

Anaheim’s Al Jabbar wins Local Campaign Manager of the Year from AAPC

The American Association of Political Consultants has honored Anaheim’s Al Jabbar with a “Pollie” Award for top Local Campaign Manager of the Year for his management of Dr. Jose F. Moreno’s District 3 City Council Race. Chuck Rocha of Solidarity Strategies, who nominated Jabbar, posted this on social media: Tonights American Association of Political Consultants campaign…

ROHRABACHER CHALLENGER HARLEY ROUDA QUICKLY TOPS $100,000 RAISED IN CA-48 BID

LAGUNA BEACH, CA — Shortly after rolling out a wave of his progressive, common sense priorities for Washington, today businessman Harley Rouda’s campaign for California’s 48th Congressional District announced that it had topped $100,000 raised from independent donors. Rouda, who announced his candidacy just 12 days ago, raked-in over $100,000 in contributions from donors, ensuring that…

SQS: Degrees Not Debt!

(Sacramento) – Students and parents joined Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Orange County), Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) and members of the Assembly Budget and Higher Education Committees for a State Capitol news conference to announce a higher education budget package designed to reduce student debt and make college affordability a reality for millions of students.  “We know…