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Jose Moreno announced for Anaheim City Council

Dr. Jose F. Moreno, (c) 2014, TheLiberalOC.com (Photo: Dan Chmielewski)

Dr. Jose F. Moreno has announced he’s a candidate for Anaheim City Council in the newly drawn third district.  A new website announcing his candidacy spells out his platform.  His campaign Facebook page offers this:  Father of 4 and a believer that the power of Anaheim is in its people! Join our campaign as we…

Beware the Wrath of Pandaman

Pandaman Strikes!

With WonderCon returning to the Anaheim Convention Center in 2017, we’re happy to spoil a major motion picture that will make its debut at the pop culture convention — “The Wrath of Pandaman.”  Conceptual art for the movie poster has been leaked to TheLiberalOC and we offer it above. Mild-mannered blogger Reg Diiamond seasons his…

Not an April Fool’s Joke: Andrew Do sought Union Contribution from OC Firefighters

pile of money

The Baugh Rule is someone the Lincoln Club-loving OC Republican Party tries its best to adhere to which is something like “no Republican candidate will accept funds/donations from public employee unions.” The rule is squishy on endorsements though. Sources close to the Orange County Fire Fighters Union tell TheLiberalOC that First District Supervisor Andrew Do…

OC Business Council Backs Correa for Congress

From File: State Senator Lou Correa addressing the Senate during Floor Session

  Orange County Business Council says “Correa is the ideal candidate to represent the region in Congress” in backing his CA-46 bid SANTA ANA, CA— Keeping up his torrid pace of locking down important endorsements, today former State Senator Lou Correa landed the sought-after support of the Orange County Business Council in his campaign for California’s 46th…

Statement by Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez in Support of Proposal to Raise the California Minimum Wage

Loretta Sanchez

    Said Rep. Loretta Sanchez:   “The proposal by Governor Brown, state legislators, and labor leaders to increase the California minimum wage to $15-an-hour is the right thing to do. Income inequality in the United States has become one of the greatest challenges our nation faces. That is why the majority of the American people and…