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Big Night for Democrats in OC

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For the fist time, Democrats beat Republicans in voter turnout for a primary election in Orange County and there were several surprises with last night’s primary results.  Here’s a quick snapshot below: Polls tightened in California between Secretary Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders leading up to Tuesday night’s election.  With the Associated Press calling…

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It’s your patriotic duty to vote today.  Bernie or Hillary?  Vote.  Loretta or Kamala?  Vote.  Bao, Joe or Lou?  Vote.  If you don’t vote, you cannot complain. For results tonight, go to www.ocvote.com.  

AP: Hillary clinches nomination

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The Associated Press has reported a surge of super delegates have put former Secretary Hillary Clinton over the top with 2,383 delegates total making her the presumptive nominee. Today is an historic day.  It’s the anniversary of D-Day, the anniversary of Robert F. Kennedy’s shooting death after winning the California primary in 1968 and the…

REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ STATEMENT ON LGBT PRIDE MONTH

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    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), member of the LGBT Equality Caucus, released the following statement in honor of LGBT Pride Month, which is celebrated during the month of June:  “During LGBT Pride Month, we celebrate the historic strides that LGBT Americans have made in the pursuit of equality, fairness, and civil…

California Federation of Teachers Endorse Joe Dunn for Congress

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Santa Ana, Calif. — The California Federation of Teachers joins the California Teachers Association and the California School Employees Association in endorsing Joe Dunn for California’s 46th Congressional District, announced the Dunn campaign. “Joe Dunn is an educator and the candidate with the strongest track record of helping students succeed,” said Joshua Pechthalt, president of…

AD-68 Rumors Fly

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If you believe anonymous emailers who do an extraordinary good job of hiding their identities, lots of bombs will be dropped this week in AD-68.  So with this all in mind, here’s a summary of what’s out there in the wild yet to be verified. The video of Deborah Pauly’s DUI arrest from last year…