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Why Not Hoa?

On June 3rd voters in the First Supervisoral District will go to the polls and elect our representitive to the Orange County Board of Supervisors.  We will choose from three candidates, two Republicans and one Democrat.  All three of the candidates are Vietnamese-Americans, Janet Nguyen, Dina Nguyen and Hoa Van Tran.  The Nguyen’s are the Republicans…

Support Your LGBT Friends Running for DNC Delegate!

Consider this a friendly reminder from Eleanor Roosevelt Stonewall Democrats of OC that the DNC Delegate Selection Caucuses are this Sunday at 2:00 PM. If you need more information about the delegate selection caucuses, you can always to go to www.cadem.org to find what you’re looking for. Right now, I’d like to make a shout…

Vote for Me

I haven’t run for office since I was elected student council president at my high school in Upstate New York. I was a homeowner’s association president for eight years, but there was hardly any sort of campaigning in mind. I’m running again. I am a candidate to be a delegate representing Senator Hillary Clinton for…

Janet, The Protesters and Pedroza

While awaiting Supervisor Janet Nguyen’s response to my email of earlier today I stumbled across some interesting stuff by Martin Wicksol at the Total Buzz that appears to contradict Art Pedroza’s statement regarding the protesters.  You may recall that Pedroza claimed to have spoken to Janet about the protesters and “she is not supporting them”.  Wicksol’s…

Vote for Me, Too!

OK, OK. Now that Dan’s written his personal plea, it’s time for me to get on my hands and knees as well. In case you forgot, I’m running to be a DNC Delegate for Hillary Clinton in the 47th Congressional District (Loretta Sanchez). The district covers most of Santa Ana, as well as parts of…

UPDATE on Garden Grove’s Controversial Downtown Condo Project

Remember when I told you in February about the controversial condo project in the works in Downtown Garden Grove? Well, some interesting things have been happening since late February. I just got an update in my inbox from Save Historic Main Street. Here’s what’s been happening since the last time we checked in. Regarding the…