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Mayor Pro Tem Tells Janet “We want our fair share”

At last nights City Council meeting Santa Ana Mayor Pro Tem Claudia Alvarez continued her criticism of Supervisor Janet Nguyen and her allocation of state Prop 1B funds.  Alvarez, following up on her comments that appeared in Saturday’s edition of the Orange County Register, called on Supervisor Nguyen to insure that Santa Ana receive “our fair…

CA-42: More Good News from Ed Chau

Wow! The Ed Chau for Congress campaign is really picking up steam in the 42nd. Not only are they expanding their OC operations, but it looks like the candidate himself will be making some special appearances down this way soon. With all the hard work Ed Chau’s putting into this race, I’m sure we can…

No Big Tent for Log Cabin Republicans

I will say it again; I read the Flash Report so you don’t have to.  And what I read there over the past week or so troubles me.  There are a series of articles and posts about Republican candidates for office rejecting the endorsement of Log Cabin Republicans, a pro-Gay Rights GOP group seeking to…

OC Young Democrats Meet This Thursday!

Hot off the press from OCYD! You won’t want to miss this month’s meeting. Check out what’s happening. Dear TheLiberalOC.com Reader, Young Democrats Endorsement Meeting Join us for our next monthly Orange County Young Democrats meeting this Thursday, May 8th at 7:00 PM at Jason’s Downtown Restaurant and Wine Cellar located at 416 W. 4th…

Don’t Miss This Special DFA 2008 Endorsement Meeting!

This just in from DFA-Orange County! The next DFA meeting is this Wednesday, and this is something you won’t want to miss. This will be a special endorsement meeting, with candidates from all over OC coming to ask for our support. So please, come on over and let your voice be heard! Democracy for America…

Krom/Kang Announce Campaign KickOff in Irvine

Received via email:  We hope you got your invitation to the Kick-off Event and Fundraiser for Sukhee Kang for Mayor and Beth Krom for City Council in the mail and are planning to attend. Here are the details: Wednesday, May 7th 6-8 p.m. Four Seasons Restaurant 14120 Culver Drive, Ste. H Heritage Square Shopping Center…

OC Janitors Strike!

One of our readers reminded us this morning that there is other important stuff happening in Orange County than the 1st District contest. He’s right of courese. We usually save the meaty stuff until after the weekend. SEIU LOCAL1877 JANITOR CONTRACT CAMPAIGN UPDATE ORANGE COUNTY JANITORS AUTHORIZE STRIKE! May 5, 2008. The Orange County and Los…