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Hillary and her reasons for staying in the race.

In order to change our debate a little, and if possible away from Hoa Van Tran, I bring up Hillary Clinton’s remarks to the Sioux Falls Argus Leader editorial board this week. What makes this whole thing disturbing is that it is pretty clear that Hillary wil not withdraw from the Presidential Primary until after…

DPOC Calls Special Meeting Re: Hoa Tran Endorsement

The other Orange County blogs Red County and Total Buzz have already posted this. But since it is another new develpoment in the ongoing saga of the Hoa Van Tran for Supervisor campaign, I may as well cover it here too. The following email went out to the Democratic Party of Orange County Central Committee this…

Get Active With OCYD This Memorial Day Weekend!

This just in from OC Young Democrats! Here are some great ideas to get active locally this weekend. You won’t want to miss these fun activities! Dear TheLiberalOC.com Reader, Volunteer for Ed Chau Ed Chau, the OCYD endorsed Democratic candidate for the 42nd Congressional District, is asking you to volunteer for his campaign this weekend.…

Hoa’s newest reports raise even more questions

A reasonable person might think that the Hoa Van Tran campaign might make damn sure that they got their campaign statement for the period ending May 17, 2008 correct. Well if you are that reasonable person, you’re wrong. If their new treasurer were an archer, he would have missed the target by about 180 degrees.…

Harassment Complaint and TRO Filed against Edgardo Reynoso

Filed in OC Superior Court for hearing today at 1:30 pm. A former campaign staffer for the Hoa Van Tran campaign has filed a civil harassment complaint and request for a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) naming Hoa’s campaign manager, Edgardo Reynoso, as the defendant. Allegedly Reynoso tried to run the plaintiff off the freeway yesterday…

Election 2008: What Races Do You Want Us to Cover?

Hey, everyone! I’ve been thinking about it today, and I came to realize that we’re just barely starting here at TheLiberalOC.com to cover all the fun and exciting local campaigns all around us. We still have our work cut out for us, but I don’t know if we can do it all by ourselves. So…

Hoa Van Tran Campaign says amended reports filed a day early

UPDATE:  The ROV reports no new filings from the Hoa Van Tran campaign; Edgardo Reynoso made a big deal to let me know the reports due today at 5PM were filed a day early.  Perhaps what he meant was they were completed yesterday.  The campaign has until 5PM today to get their documents turned in.    I…