For those of us hoping for a successful come-from-behind victory (for 2nd place) in the 69th and 72nd Assembly district contests, Tuesday brought only disappointment. From where I sit, it looks like success will be a bit too high of a hurdle to clear.
by Joe Hill • • 8 Comments
On Saturday, a horse named Union Rags came from behind in the home stretch to win the Belmont Stakes. The come from behind victory of Union Rags seems parallel to the vote count in the 69th Assembly race. On Friday, labor backed candidate Julio Perez began his charge to take his place in the general election to face Clerk-Recorder Tom Daly for the 69th Assembly seat.
by Editorial Staff • • 1 Comment
Neal Kelley at the Orange County Registrar of Voters has released the estimated number of Provisional and late Vote-By-Mail ballots remaining to be counted in the 69th and 72nd Assembly district contests. As we reported yesterday, these races have a significant number of outstanding ballots remaining to be counted which may effect the final placement of candidates in the top-two primary election.
by Joe Hill • • 4 Comments
Proposition 28, the proposed revision to state legislature term limits , seems to be rolling along to an easy victory in the California Primary Election. If passed by the voters on Tuesday, it will change the landscape of legislative contests in a significant way.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 15 Comments
As we roll into the Memorial Day weekend we have an update on the campaign cash race in the 69th Assembly District contest. The reports provide detailed insight into who supports who, and how much money is being tossed in the direction of the candidates.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 7 Comments
According to the Statement of Economic Interest’s (Form 700) she filed on March 5, 2012, 69th Assembly district candidate Michele Martinez is unemployed. In fact, she has reported that she has no source of financial support for her day-to-day living expenses.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 6 Comments
Mailboxes have been filling up with additional campaign mail for the 69th Assembly district race. We thought we’d share some of the recent mail pieces that have dropped over the past week.