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ASSEMBLYWOMAN QUIRK-SILVA ADVANCES LEGISLATION FOR SAFER NEIGHBORHOODS AND SOBER LIVING FACILITIES

  SACRAMENTO – On Tuesday, California State Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva’s (D – Orange County) Assembly Bill (AB) 572, passed out of the Assembly Health Committee. The legislation will give the County of Orange and its cities enforcement resources to monitor sober living facilities. This measure has been sponsored by the Association of California Cities –…

LOCAL BUSINESS OWNER LAURA OATMAN LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN TO CHALLENGE DANA ROHRABACHER

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – Local business owner, mother, and community leader Laura Oatman announced today she has launched her campaign for Congress in California’s 48th congressional district challenging Congressman Dana Rohrabacher.  The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has named Rep. Dana Rohrabacher as a vulnerable incumbent, adding him to the “Red-to-Blue” targeted list. “I’m ready to…

Rouda Challenges Dana to Debate

Does anyone think Dana Rohrabacher has the actual courage to debate anyone on the issues?  I don’t, but a hat tip to candidate Harley Rouda in challenging Dana to debate to confirm Rohrabacher’s cowardice. Here’s the announcement: LAGUNA BEACH, CA — On the heels of Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher’s much reported meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump yesterday at…

The Road to Mimi Walters Seat Goes Through Harvard and UCI Law: Min and Porter Announce for CD-45

  The field of exceptional Democrats to challenge Rep. Mimi Walters in CD-45 just got larger and better.  Two UCI Law Professors who are Harvard Law graduates have announced their running for Congress against Mimi — David Min and Katie Porter are running in what’s becoming a more crowded field. Porter announced Monday and Min…

Rouda Goes After Dana on Planned Parenthood

LAGUNA BEACH, CA — Over the weekend, businessman and Democratic challenger to incumbent Congressman Dana Rohrabacher in California’s 48th Congressional District seat, Harley Rouda, published an Op-Ed on Medium.com taking on extremists in Washington who back defunding Planned Parenthood. Rouda, a longtime supporter and donor to Planned Parenthood, penned the piece, titled, “As Rohrabacher fights to…