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Chuck DeVore and Tom Harman Support Higher Taxes*

*If you are a part of a gay/lesbian couple…. And Heather Pritchard inspired this post ;)  Today is Tax Day, and if you just happen to be part of a Gay/Lesbian couple, you’re paying more taxes than your straight/married counterparts.  Why?  Gays and Lesbians cannot take advantage of the marriage deduction and routinely pay more in taxes…

Check Out Santa Ana’s Health & Nutrition Fair This Weekend!

This just in from our wonderful Council Member Michele Martinez! After all the success of last year’s health fair, it’s coming back for a second year! And if you’d like more information, please call Michele Martinez’s office at (714) 647-6900. Please join us on Saturday, April 19th, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Hector…

Supporting Public Schools

Parents of public school children are being asked to contact their state legislators in Sacramento on cuts to public school funding.  Here’s some helpful data to get you through your call.  But fair warning.  If your state rep or state senator is a Republican, you might as well be talking to a stone wall.  They…

Check Out Assm. Jose Solorio’s Open House This Thursday!

I got this invitation over the weekend… And I figured it would be nice to share this with all of you! California State Assemblyman Jose Solorio cordially invites you to attend the 2nd Annual District Office Open House. Visit Assemblyman Jose Solorio and meet his staff. Enjoy beverages and hors d’oeuvres. Thursday, April 17, 2008…