Tag Archive for ACA

Harley Rouda’s Medium.com Column; watch out Dana!

We’re pleased to direct our readers to Harley Rouda’s column in Medium.com.  You can find the link to the full story here. it’s all about the Repeal and Replace act for ACA, a healthcare proposal from Republicans that’s awful. Some highlights: While some representatives in Washington, like Dana Rohrabacher, have punted on taking a position…

A Mimi Town Hall Even If Mimi Doesn’t Show

Since it’s a holiday week, a number of members of Congress are back in their home districts for private meetings and talk with community leaders.  And a number of them are hiding from angry constituents like cowards.  Take Congresswoman Mimi Walters in CD-45 — weekly protests at her office have resulted in closed doors and…

Screaming at Mimi; Protests at Rep. Walters Office on Extreme Vetting and Healthcare

Rep. Mimi Walters (CD-45) might want to put more chairs out in her Orange County offices because protesters are going to be showing up on a regular basis. The next such appointment is Tuesday afternoon (1/31) with constituents very upset about the Congresswoman’s support of President Trump’s illegal and unconstitutional ban on Immigrants and Refugees…

Correa for Congress in CD-46

  Greg Diamond has a lengthy post on the Orange Juice Blog last week effectively endorsing Joe Dunn for Congress in CD-46. Democrats in Orange County are fortunate to have three strong candidates to replace Loretta Sanchez in the district that includes Anaheim, Orange and Santa Ana.  Any one of the Democrats running is a…

OC GOP Chair still doesn’t get Healthcare Reform

This is another one of those stories I just couldn’t get to before my early August business trip, but Register reporter Martin Wisckol contacted me for a comment on the Koch Brothers’ Freedom Partners recent event in Dana Point that was designed to show how the private sector could help the poor.  Yes, they could start by…

Have a Proud July Fourth Weekend

TheLiberalOC is taking the long weekend to celebrate America’s birthday after an extraordinary two weeks where freedom and liberty prevailed in the marriage equality debate, the preservation of President Obama’s healthcare reform act, and the condemnation of the Confederate Flag. Have a safe holiday weekend. Here’s a statement from Rep. Loretta Sanchez: “Our great country…