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How to Stay in Touch with Voters

Does Dana do this?  Last Sunday, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez went Precinct Walking with volunteers Mitch Starr and Gareth Vaz in Anaheim;they spoke with dozens of voters to hear what was on their minds and to register new voters as well. Photo H/T, Fox News.com Congresswoman Sanchez comes back to the district every weekend, so if you…

Recent Register Editorial Page Headlines

Most people think the reporters or columnists for newspapers write the headlines associated with the news stories or columns that carry a reporter or columnist’s byline.  That isn’t true at larger papers, as copy editors will write a headline that fits the space and captures the essence of the story or the column. Some recent…

Orange County Workers Fight Back!

OCEA Seeks Legal Relief For Its Members We received this memo from Nick Berardino regarding the Register’s attempt to attack the privacy of county workers.  Regular updates on the situation can be found at oceamember.org. On Friday the County notified OCEA that it refused to negotiate the effects that releasing employee names and salaries will…

Hoa Van Tran Campaign. Radioactive?

Hoa Van Tran, candidate for County Supervisor from the first district, represents the emergence of Democratic Party activism from inside the Vietnamese community. Historically this community has been Republican, but their interests are much better served by the Democratic Party. Tran is an intelligent, capable, and well-qualified candidate. Today, Red County/OC Blog is reporting allegations…

CA-44: Come Join Bill Hedrick in the Garden!

Hey, everyone! Check out what just popped into my inbox! Bill Hedrick for Congress is holding a special event on May 4, and you’re invited! “In the Garden with Bill” A Fund Raiser for Bill Hedrick For Congress, 44th Congressional District Join us for a Delightful Afternoon With Wine, Music and Classy Appetizers In a…

Earth Day 2008

Earth Day is this Tuesday April 22, 2008.  I figure, since the earth is such a big place it may take some people, like global warming denier Mark Landsbaum over at the Register’s Orange Punch Blog, a little time to warm up to the idea of celebrating love for our planet. I thought it best…

CA-42: Ed Chau Leads the Way in Fundraising

Wow! I just heard some more exciting news about the Ed Chau for Congress campaign. Apparently, he’s finding plenty of success in translating his grassroots support into bankable support that he’ll be able to use to beat Gary Miller. Check out what just popped into my inbox. Democrat Ed Chau Leads in Fundraising Latest FEC…