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Rouda Blasts Dana’s Defense of Sessions

In response to the shocking news that incumbent Dana Rohrabacher has continued his hyperpartisan defense of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, businessman and 48th Congressional District candidate Harley Rouda issued the following statement today: “Dana Rohrabacher’s decision to defend Jeff Sessions in the face of incontrovertible evidence that Sessions lied is partisanship at its worst. This…

Why Johnny can’t read-the future of education in the US

  Editor’s note: Here’s another guest editorial from writer Robert Schmidt In my book “Natural Born Leader-A Tribute to the American Political System” my character The Ronald plans to select the Honorable Reverend Jim Bob Bunker, President of the University of Enlightened Angels and leader of the conservative Christian Coalition of Saved Souls to serve…

HARLEY ROUDA ANNOUNCES CHALLENGE TO DANA ROHRABACHER

LAGUNA BEACH, CA – Today, businessman Harley Rouda announced a campaign for California’s 48th Congressional District, challenging 28-year career politician Congressman Dana Rohrabacher. Rouda released the following statement upon announcing his campaign: “Our Country deserves better from its politicians. Divisiveness, conflict, and finger pointing has to end. The time has come to embrace common sense…

SQS: “MORE THAN EVER, LISTENING TO OTHER POINTS OF VIEW IS CRITICAL “

TheLiberalOC is pleased to publish the attached op-ed from State Rep. Sharon Quirk-Silva (AD-65): Along with many Californians, I’m concerned about the current state of politics. There’s too much yelling, finger pointing, and blaming the other person. A disturbing trend of politicians in essence telling one another to “shut up” is becoming commonplace. Free speech…

Senator Newman Announces Inaugural Legislative Package

    SACRAMENTO- California State Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) today announced the introduction of his 2017-18 bill package. This introduction comes after all members of the legislature had a bill introduction deadline of February 17th. Senator Newman released the following statement regarding his 2017-18 legislative bill package: “The bills I’ve introduced in this, my first…