Tag Archive for Anaheim

Galloway issues Statement on Anaheim City Employees Contract

Voice of OC reporter Adam Elmahrek published this story about “generous” contracts provided to Anaheim city employees last month which promised the city’s general employees union with no layoffs, no outsourcing of city services, a stop to furloughs, and a lump sum payment of $2,200 to every employee who took furlough days as the city worked through…

Anaheim City Council Districts: An Analysis

This past week, the ACLU, representing Amin David, Jose Moreno (who is an ACSD Trustee) and Consuelo Garcia announced they were suing the city of Anaheim, claiming the current way the City Council is elected shuts out minority representation. They also point out four of the five councilmembers live in Anaheim hills, which contains only 1/6 of the city’s total population.

Sharon Quirk Silva Opens Assembly Campaign Office Sunday

Fullerton Mayor and AD-65 candidate Sharon Quirk Silva opens her Assembly campaign headquarters this Sunday, July 1.  The office party starts at 1PM until 3 PM at 1660 W. Lincoln in Anaheim. Despite jumping into the race late,  and focusing on November instead of June, Quirk Silva has assembled an impressive list of endorsements and…

UPDATED: Anaheim: Shelling out Money – For Nothing

The Anaheim City Council will be discussing today the extension, for two years, of another giveaway of future Bed Tax revenue to a luxury hotel developer. According to the staff report, the developer could receive up to $44 million dollars in Bed Tax revenue over a 15-year period after the property opens.

Martinez Thanks Voters

Santa Ana Council member and fourth place finisher in the AD-69 primary Michele Martinez issued the following statement upon the conclusion of her campaign. The End of The Road! Orange County Unoffical Ballot Count Complete… After a long, hard-fought and integrity-filled battle, our journey has come to an end.  I am very proud of the…

Ballot Initiative in Anaheim Nearing Signature Target

TheLiberalOC has learned that organizers of a petition drive to halt a $158 million giveaway to two hotels in Anaheim have overcome incredible odds and are close to achieving the necessary number of signatures to place an initative on the ballot in November.  Late last month, the group seeking to stop the giveaway was told…

Daly adds predictable endorsements from three Anaheim law enforcement groups

Not to be outdone by Michele Martinez’s endorsement by Santa Ana cops, former Anaheim Mayor and current OC Clerk Recorder Tom Daly announced the endorsement of his AD-69 campaign from three Anaheim law enforcement organizations. Here’s the press release: TOM DALY PICKS UP THREE MAJOR LAW ENFORCEMENT ENDORSEMENTS FOR STATE ASSEMBLY CAMPAIGN   The Three Organizations Represent…