Tag Archive for Anaheim

Education Leader Al Jabbar Stands With Ashleigh Aitken for Anaheim Mayor

Anaheim, CA—Al Jabbar, a Trustee for the Anaheim Union High School and a highly respected community activist announced today he’s enthusiastically endorsing Ashleigh Aitken for Anaheim Mayor. “Ashleigh will work to further improve collaboration to make the city a better partner with our schools so that we can increase student success,” said Al Jabbar, Anaheim…

Anaheim “Welcoming City” Recommendations Place Symbolism Over Solid Policy

  Earlier this month, Governor Jerry Brown signed SB54 into law making California a “sanctuary state.”  The new law takes effect in January and it limits who state and local law enforcement agencies can hold, question and transfer at the request of federal immigration authorities.  Of course, the Trump administration’s Justice Department went nuts over…

Quirk-Silva Helps Aitken Quickly Jump to the Lead in Race for Anaheim Mayor

      Anaheim, CA—Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva announced today that she’s endorsing Ashleigh Aitken for Mayor of Anaheim. Quirk-Silva, whose assembly district overlaps with a large portion of Anaheim, also served as mayor of neighboring Fullerton.   “Ashleigh has the record of bringing people together to have a stronger voice in our communities,” said Assemblywoman…

Galloway Announces Campaign for Anaheim Mayor

      Anaheim, Calif. – Former City Councilwoman and Mayor Pro Tem Lorri Galloway today declared she is running for Mayor of Anaheim. Upon making the announcement on the steps of City Hall, Galloway released the following statement: “I’ve spent decades helping the residents of Anaheim and listening to their concerns about the direction…

Loretta Sanchez Endorses Ashleigh Aitken for Anaheim Mayor

Anaheim, CA—Former Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez announced today that she’s backing Ashleigh Aitken for Mayor of Anaheim. Sanchez represented Anaheim residents in Congress from 1997 until 2017 and received numerous accolades for her two decades of service to the community. “Ashleigh seeks input from all sides, listens, and then takes action. She’ll be a thoughtful Mayor…

Pride Flag Resolution Passes DPOC

I’m getting better at this Party Resolution thing.  My second resolution called on the city of Anaheim to honor the promise the city council made in June 2016 to fly the Gay Pride flag on Harvey Milk Day (May 22) through the end of Pride Month (June) which the city failed to do this year…