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Some Quick Hits Before the Weekend

In the City of Kindness, there will be some sort of protest at Anaheim City Hall over President Trump’s ramped up Immigration polices that have Immigrants all over the country afraid to send kids to school, seek medical attention or even go to the grocery store.  That’s scheduled for 7 PM tonight. On Sunday, there…

Crazy Dana will meet with anyone but those he represents

TheLiberalOC welcomes a new contributor to this site.  Jeff Pearlman, an author of several sports books and a former Sports Illustrated writer and ESPN.com columnist and the author of five New York Times’ best-sellers. My latest book, “Gunslinger,” is a biography of former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre that came out in October 2016.  He’s…

CLUE Orange County Honors Three “Architects of Justice” Today

CLUE Orange County (Clergy & Laity United for Economic Justice) honors three people at today’s “Architects of Justice” reception at Temple Beth Sholom in Santa Ana.  Rev. Arturo Ferreras, pastor at Fairview Community Chuch; Beth Krom, former Mayor and City Council member in Irvine; and Jennifer Muir, general manager of OCEA tonight at with a 6PM reception.…

Quirk-Silva’s Bill to Freeze Tuition/Fees at California Public Colleges & Universities

SACRAMENTO—Today, California State Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva and leaders of the California Faculty Association (CFA) held a press conference to address students and faculty on the campus of Sacramento State University to announce a new bill that will place a moratorium on student tuition and fees at California’s public community colleges and state universities. Quirk-Silva authored…

A Mimi Town Hall Even If Mimi Doesn’t Show

Since it’s a holiday week, a number of members of Congress are back in their home districts for private meetings and talk with community leaders.  And a number of them are hiding from angry constituents like cowards.  Take Congresswoman Mimi Walters in CD-45 — weekly protests at her office have resulted in closed doors and…