The following release just came in from the Loretta Sanchez campaign: SANTA ANA, CA â€“ On Monday, the Committee to Re-Elect Loretta Sanchez unveiled a new television spot that will air on cable stations throughout Orange County. The ad, titled â€œHome,â€ highlights Rep. Sanchezâ€™s extensive ties to the Orange County community. â€œOrange County residents arenâ€™t…
â€œI look forward to having a spirited discussion about the important issues facing our community â€“ our local residents deserve nothing less,â€ said Congresswoman Sanchez. â€œOrange County families need a leader who isnâ€™t afraid to tackle the tough issues. Iâ€™m more than ready to discuss my fight to create good-paying jobs, strengthen the middle class, and revitalize Californiaâ€™s economy.â€
â€œIâ€™m proud of my record in Congress and what Iâ€™ve done to help the people of the 47th District. We still have a lot to do, but if the Republicans were to have their way we would be doing nothing at all.â€
Cecilia Iglesias worked in a federally funded position with the Social Services Agency, in violation of the Hatch Act, for 8½ months before she resigned. Her resignation from SSA was likely not voluntary since the only option for SSA was to either dismiss her or forfeit a portion of its federal assistance.
We have learned that someone named Tan Nguyen has pull paperwork to run for Congress in the 47th Congressional District. Tan Nguyen was the unsuccessful Republican challenger to Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez for in 2006. Nguyen is currently facing trial in federal court for misleading investigators regarding intimidating letters sent out to Latino voters by his campaign.
Sean Mill and I are friends. I know that sentence makes some of my co-bloggers here uneasy at best and angry at worst. I’ve never had a problem with Sean and I don’t think he’s had one with me. And even after we get through this post, I expect we’ll still be on speaking terms. And if we’re not, c’est la vie. But his post on the OJBlog yesterday warrants a response. The post is a “criticism” on Claudio W. Gallegos’ post about Ceci Iglesias’ campaign for Congress in CD-47 where it appears she’s being placed to draw votes from Rep. Loretta Sanchez.
Despite being feted, celebrated and touted by Republicans, Van Tran has failed to live up to expectations (with audio from Quach accident).