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Republican desperation

Today’s Flash Report has a post from Michael Der Manouel which expresses the desire of some (many?) in the GOP and grow a pair this national election cycle. Mike can’t wait to go kick some Democratic booty. He writes: The RNC doesn’t understand that we want a Party that fights Democrats, takes it right to…

Volunteer for the Strawberry Festival!

Here’s an important announcment from the Democratic Party of OC that I just found in my inbox. You really don’t want to miss this! I did the Strawberry Festival last year, and I had so much fun there. I don’t know why I’d want to miss it this year! :-)  The Democratic Party of Orange…

Happy 2nd Birthday LibOC! 4-26-08

Editor’s Note: Mike Lawson has moved away from Orange County and now lives in Phoenix Arizona. He still blogs, just not about politics, at: WhatSomeWouldCallLies.com. Remember me? Two years ago today I launched TheLiberalOC.com. It was my opinion at the time that the already established OC blogosphere was missing a progressive ying to OCBlog’s conservative…

Kudos To Greenhut For Article On Little Saigon Mobs

When it comes to the angry mobs of professional protesters in Little Saigon most people have shied away from publicly offering any sort of criticism.  Amongst Vietnamese politicians only First District Supervisoral candidate Hoa Van Tran has shown the courage to stand up and speak out against these folks.  Janet Nguyen, Dina Nguyen, Van Tran and the others…

VADC Joins OCYD In Endorsing Hoa Van Tran

Despite rumors to the contrary the Vietnamese American Democratic Club is endorsing the candidacy of Hoa Van Tran for the First District seat on the Board of Supervisors.  The VADC joins the Orange County Young Democrats in their support for Hoa, the lone Democrat in the race, as he battles Republican’s Janet and Dina Nguyen.  The Democratic…

CA-44: Spend an Evening With Bill Hedrick in San Clemente

Wow! Here’s a great event happening this weekend that all of you South County Democrats won’t want to miss. I just got this from the Democratic Party of OC, so enjoy. Dear TheLiberalOC.com Reader, Bill Hedrick is the endorsed Democratic candidate running for Congress in the 44th Congressional District against the embattled and entrenched incumbent,…