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OC GOP Congressional Delegation and State Elected Mostly Silent on UVA

I’m still numb from the events at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville over the weekend where hate-filled Neo Nazis and KKK alt-right type-“Americans” flew Nazi flags and Confederate flags and these alt-right racists rioted causing the death of one counter protester and two police officers.  Sorry, but this was a planned race riot by a…

Dr. Hans Keirstead Gains Endorsement from Fellow Scientist and Entrepreneur, Congressman Bill Foster

LAGUNA BEACH, CA – Continuing to strengthen the support from Democratic Party leaders for his Congressional campaign, today, Dr. Hans Keirstead received the endorsement of fellow scientist and business entrepreneur, Congressman Bill Foster (IL-11). Making his endorsement public, Rep. Bill Foster stated: “As a scientist myself, I know Dr. Hans Keirstead possesses a fact-based, analytical…

DGI Picnic Features Candidates Running Against Mimi

The Democrats of Greater Irvine’s Summer picnic features all the Democrats running to challenge Mimi Walters for Congress in 2018.  Bugt seriously candidates, how about a challenge to Steven Choi in AD-68 or Don Wagner as Mayor of Five Point, California. Here’s the note from DGI: We are excited to announce that the theme of…

Help the Homeless Instead of Issuing Challenges

Our pal Greg Diamond has issued a challenge to me, Matt Cunningham, Gustavo Arellano, Norberto Santana and others to replicate a test by pretending to be homeless for three days, and if we all do it, so will he but he has some issues that would make it tough (he’s vegan, he’s diabetic, he has child…

Ellis CDP Election Appeal Expected to be Filed Today: Updated-Ellis Offers Arbitration?!?

An update:  Ellis issued a press release yesterday offering to settle this “disputed” election via arbitration.  Here’s the press release from her social media feed: OAKLAND, Calif. (August 8, 2017): The Kimberly Ellis campaign has submitted its appeal to the Compliance Review Commission’s (CRC) July 26th ruling and offers binding arbitration as a mechanism to…

Min Campaign Challenges Trump and GOP Immigration Policy

Irvine – Congressional Candidate Dave Min released the first ad of his campaign in response to Donald Trump’s support for a Republican plan to slash legal immigration and discriminate against immigrants who do not speak English. “My parents grew up during the Korean War and immigrated here to pursue the American dream,” Min said. “Immigrants…