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Quirk-Silva Helps Aitken Quickly Jump to the Lead in Race for Anaheim Mayor

      Anaheim, CA—Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva announced today that she’s endorsing Ashleigh Aitken for Mayor of Anaheim. Quirk-Silva, whose assembly district overlaps with a large portion of Anaheim, also served as mayor of neighboring Fullerton.   “Ashleigh has the record of bringing people together to have a stronger voice in our communities,” said Assemblywoman…

Galloway Announces Campaign for Anaheim Mayor

      Anaheim, Calif. – Former City Councilwoman and Mayor Pro Tem Lorri Galloway today declared she is running for Mayor of Anaheim. Upon making the announcement on the steps of City Hall, Galloway released the following statement: “I’ve spent decades helping the residents of Anaheim and listening to their concerns about the direction…

Levin posts Strong Fundraising Quarter for CD-49 Race; Closing in on $1 Million Total

  SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA – Mike Levin, an environmental attorney, clean energy advocate, and longtime grassroots progressive champion, has demonstrated continued strong fundraising capacity, raising a healthy $300,874 from 7/1/17 to 9/30/17. This brings Levin’s total to $918,919 since his campaign was announced on 3/8/17. “Mike Levin has demonstrated phenomenal grassroots support,” said Levin’s…

Galloway poised to make a run for Anaheim Mayor

  Galloway Will Share Her Vision for Solving Anaheim’s Evolving Challenges  Anaheim, Calif. – On Wednesday, October 11th, former Anaheim City Councilwoman and Mayor Pro Tem Lorri Galloway will gather with supporters on the steps of City Hall to make a major announcement regarding her plans for Anaheim. In addition to being a two-term councilwoman,…

DiFi is Running for Re-Election

U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein announced on Twitter that she’s running for re-election to the Senate. Retweeted Dianne Feinstein (@DianneFeinstein): I am running for reelection to the Senate. Lots more to do: ending gun violence, combating climate change, access to healthcare. I’m all in! Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti helped confirm this by announcing he was…

A post in which a FivePoint Consultant Threatens to Sue This Blog

  In 1968, the California Public Records Act was passed by the State Legislature and signed by the Governor, requiring the disclosure of governmental records to the public upon request, unless otherwise exempted by the law. Under this policy and the California Constitution, Californians have the right to access public information maintained by local and…

RECALL PROPONENTS ATTEMPT TO BLOCK VICTIMS FROM REMOVING SIGNATURES FROM FRAUDULENT PETITION

Fullerton, CA—Sacramento attorneys representing the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association filed a petition with the Superior Court of California yesterday to prevent voters who were tricked into signing the recall petition from being able to remove their names. Thousands of voters, who were victims of the fraudulent recall effort, have already signed forms to remove their…