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Sanders and Perez Announce “Come Together and Fight Back” Tour

Senator Bernie Sanders, DNC Chair Tom Perez and other Democratic Party leaders will be traveling to nine “red” and “purple” states starting on April 17th.  Along with local activists they are tentatively scheduled to hold rallies in Maine, Kentucky, Florida, Nebraska, Utah, Montana, Arizona and Nevada. More information will be released in the coming days. The purpose…

Ellis announces new endorsements for CDP Chair; will speak to DPOC on April 24

Monterey County and San Joaquin County Central Committees, along with thirteen Democratic groups across California, add their endorsement behind Kimberly Ellis’ campaign for Chair of the California Democratic Party. As evidenced by the 19-3 vote by the Monterey County Central Committee to endorse Ellis over her opponent, the enthusiasm gap among the two campaigns’ supporters…

DFOC Luncheon Honors Rep. Correa

The Democratic Foundation of Orange County invites you to a luncheon honoring Congressman Lou Correa of California’s 46th Congressional District. Lou has only been in office for a few months, but he has already started making waves in Washington D.C. as a strong advocate for the concerns of his constituents and the well-being of all…

ASSEMBLYWOMAN QUIRK-SILVA ADVANCES LEGISLATION FOR SAFER NEIGHBORHOODS AND SOBER LIVING FACILITIES

  SACRAMENTO – On Tuesday, California State Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva’s (D – Orange County) Assembly Bill (AB) 572, passed out of the Assembly Health Committee. The legislation will give the County of Orange and its cities enforcement resources to monitor sober living facilities. This measure has been sponsored by the Association of California Cities –…

LOCAL BUSINESS OWNER LAURA OATMAN LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN TO CHALLENGE DANA ROHRABACHER

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – Local business owner, mother, and community leader Laura Oatman announced today she has launched her campaign for Congress in California’s 48th congressional district challenging Congressman Dana Rohrabacher.  The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has named Rep. Dana Rohrabacher as a vulnerable incumbent, adding him to the “Red-to-Blue” targeted list. “I’m ready to…

Rouda Challenges Dana to Debate

Does anyone think Dana Rohrabacher has the actual courage to debate anyone on the issues?  I don’t, but a hat tip to candidate Harley Rouda in challenging Dana to debate to confirm Rohrabacher’s cowardice. Here’s the announcement: LAGUNA BEACH, CA — On the heels of Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher’s much reported meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump yesterday at…