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Trung Nguyen Running for Garden Grove City Council

This just in from Garden Grove City Hall, there will be 10 candidates running for city council in Garden Grove this time around. In what is surprising news, Trung “Mr. Photoshop” Nguyen is running for a seat on the council rather than run as an incumbent for Garden Grove Unified School District Board of Trustee’s.…

Santa Ana Council Filings

The names and signatures are in and presuming nough signatures are verified by the city clerk, here’s who is running. Mayor: Miguel Pulido Michelle Martinez George Collins Stanly Fiala. Ward 1: Vince Sarmiento Jm Walker Ward 3: Carlos Bustamante Steve Rocco Art Pedroza Anna Rebecka Valencia-Verdin Ward 5 Claudia Alvarez Lisann Martinez

LA Times: NO on Prop 8

The Los Angeles Times has come out against stripped constitutional rights away from Gay and Lesbian couples by firmly coming out against Proposition 8 – the Protect Marriage Amendment. The editors wrote: To be sure, the court overturned Proposition 22, a vote of the people. That is the court’s duty when a law is unconstitutional,…

A Challenge to Chuck DeVore

Got this email from AD-70 candidate Michael Glover; Two things to mention. Mike needs to learn how to correctly spell “Reagan”as in Ronald Reagan. Chuck DeVore still uses AOL for email?  I thought that was only for luddites?  Upgrade to a real ISP Chuck. Those things aside, I’d like to see the debate Glover is…

CA-46: Better Leaderhsip for Our People & Our Planet

(Originally posted at Clintonistas for Obama… I know I talked about it yesterday, but I’d like to share this special something with you all.) I live in Orange County, CA. I’m used to seeing scary Republicans that care nothing about environmental justice. But of all the crazy Republicans here, none can be crazier than “Crazy…