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Quirk Withdraws from A.D. #72 Race, Urges Supporters to MacMurray

  TheLiberalOC.com was disappointed late today to hear from Democrat Sharon Quirk that she is withdrawing from the special election to fill the state Assembly District #72 seat vacated when Republican Mike Duvall was forced to resign over a lurid sexual scandal. Quirk, former Mayor and now Fullerton Councilwoman, is an education powerhouse in Orange…

A.D. 72 Candidate John MacMurray Aims to Help Schools, Families

. John MacMurray, Democratic candidate for the unfilled Assembly District #72 seat, responded thoughtfully over the weekend to TheLiberalOC.com questions submitted to all Democrats in the special election which is set for November 17, 2009. (See below for MacMurray’s answers.) Per the Orange County Registrar of Voters, seven candidates have thus far formalized interest in…

Why I Support Tom Daly for Supervisor

This was posted in March on Sunny D. At the request of The Liberal OC blog team, I am re-posting here in its entirety, the original version for your viewing and debating pleasure. Lets keep it civil, no wishing for people to burn in hell. Today at McCormack and Schmitz in Anaheim, Tom Daly will be…

Mayor Sharon Quirk Is Impressive Assembly District 72 Candidate

TheLiberalOC.com sat down for an interview with Fullerton Mayor Sharon Quirk, Democratic candidate for Assembly District #72 seat to replace disgraced Republican Mike Duvall… and came away quite impressed with Mayor Quirk’s energy, focused passion, and firm grasp of the issues facing this North Orange County district of Fullerton, Placentia, Yorba Linda, and parts of…

OC Law School Deans Weigh In On Political Free Speech

Launched on September 14th, the OCNewsChannel.com hopes to deliver news to the Orange County region that better meets the needs of its residents. From there opening post: Troy Witt and Jennie O’Hagan have been working in the news, video production and public relations industries for almost two decades. Both live and work in Orange County…