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OCEA Launches Website to help laid off workers

Orange County Employees Association has launched a new website to help county workers and residents who have been laid off from their jobs. “As our Country and County continue to face our greatest economic challenge since the Great Depression, we at OCEA have launched a new website that will provide to all County residents who have…

ACTION ALERT: Say No to H8 This Weekend!

The beautiful struggle for equality continues this weekend. Say no to discrimination and yes to civil rights! Here’s the news from OC Weekly Progressive and OC No on H8 on vigils for this weekend. NEW Jan 31 Saturday 11am-6pm, Santa Ana: Prop 8 Protest Rally Corner of Sunflower Avenue & Bristol Street, Santa Ana Make huge signs that…

Loretta Sanchez snags key appointment to House Democratic Caucus on Homeland Security

This was sent by Speaker Pelosi’s office.  OC congresswoman Loretta Sanchez received a top spot on this important committee.  So did Rep. Jane Harman.  For those interested in protecting the nation’s technology network infrastructure, Rep. Zoe Lofgren knows more about technology than just about anyone in Congress. Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced today…

OrangeCounty.com to Debut in 2009

While searching the job boards to try and match up a friend who’s out of work, I came across this promising opportunity.  It seems Freedom Interactive, part of Freedom Communications and parent company fo the OC Register, is launching OrangeCounty.com later this year. There are few details in the help wanted ad but the new…

Harvey Milk Stonewall Democrats Launch!

Here’s a very special message from Yours Truly and a special someone else that I’d like for you to meet. I hope you check out our new club, and you stay tuned to find out about our upcoming actions. Thanks. The Time for Change Is Here! On Tuesday, we inaugurated Barack Obama as the 44th…