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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,…

Street Swept Under The Rug. AGAIN!

The Orange County Register’s Peggy Lowe reports today that Treasurer Chriss Street has been cleared in a contract probe by County CEO Tom Mauk, but several county workers are disciplined after purchasing process violations. Go Figure.  The executives at the top usually get away with the stuff they direct, while the mid-level managers and workers get…

Don’t Forget South County Drinking Liberally This Thursday!

Hey, all of you South County LibOCers! Have you been to Drinking Liberally lately? You should. You don’t want to miss this! For those who don’t know, Drinking Liberally is an informal, inclusive progressive social group. Raise your spirits while you raise your glass, and share ideas while you share a pitcher. Drinking Liberally gives…

Janet’s Free Pass From The Local Dems

During last years special election to fill the First District Supervisoral seat Janet Nguyen and Trung Nguyen slugged it out in a crowded field to see who would replace Lou Correa. The campaign had a rather nasty tone to it and Janet and Trung placed the Latino community at the center of their battle. Each…

CA-42: Ed Chau Wins CA Teachers’ Endorsement!

This just in from the Ed Chau for Congress campaign! The California Teachers’ Association is endorsing Ed Chau. Wow, it looks like Ed’s campaign is really coming along. Check out what I was just told: *Ed Chau Endorsed by the California Teachers Association* *Ed Chau: A proven leader on Education Issues* ROWLAND HEIGHTS, California- The…

The Devil Made Me Do It!

In watching the battle between Van Tran and Janet Nguyen over the past year, I have often asked myself; Self, how low do you think Van Tran and Mike Schroeder will stoop to reclaim their lost power in central Orange County? In my wildest nightmares, Paul Lucas never came to mind. But Tran and Schroeder went…