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WonderCon will return to Anaheim in 2017


WonderCon, which opens this weekend at the Los Angeles Convention Center this weekend due to the Anaheim Convention Center expansion project, will be returning to Anaheim in 2017.  The show, managed by the people who run the widely successful ComicCon International show in San Diego, relocated to Anaheim in 2012 and stayed because the crowds…

US Census Data and Anaheim Demographer’s Analysis Reveal City Has No Latino Majority District in People’s Map

No Latino Majority District in the People's Map

An analysis of census data in Anaheim concludes that none of the districts drawn by “The People’s Map” have a CVAP Latino majority. Anaheim Councilmember Jordan Brandman was vilified for suggesting there were problems with The People’s Map and was steamrolled by a huge public outcry in which the Anaheim City Council adopted the map…

Lynn Schott Files for CD-46


Irvine Mayor Pro Tem Lynn Schott has formally filed to run for Congress in CD-46.  The move was not altogether unexpected as she opened a committee months ago and has been accepting donations.  Her paperwork was field last week. When Schott’s name was first bandied about as a candidate, some Irvine Republicans told TheLiberalOC a…

CATER’S Form 990 still not on file with IRS

Letter from IRS stating no form 990 on file for CATER

In August, we published this post that showed the folks who run CATER (the Coalition of Anaheim Taxpayers for Economic Responsibility) hadn’t filed their Form 990 with the Internal Revenue Service. It’s been about five full months since this story and we checked in with the IRS today only to discover that’s still no Form…

Sharon Quirk Silva Withdraws Her Endorsement of Jordan Brandman for Congress

Fullerton Mayor Sharon Quirk-Sliva speaks at press conference calling for Attorney General investigation of Carlos Bustamante sexual abuse scandal. (Photo: LiberalOC.com)

TheLiberalOC has confirmed that Sharon Quirk Silva, a candidate for AD-65, has withdrawn her endorsement of Jordan Brandman for CD-46.  Quirk-Silva and her campaign confirmed this via text message last night and the campaign has promised us a more detailed statement today. While Quirk-Silva’s reasons for the withdrawn endorsement are her own, it’s believed that she…

New Letters from Latino Groups on Anaheim Districting


TheLiberalOC has the latest letters sent to the Anaheim City Council on districting from MALDEF and LULAC.  The first letter is from LULAC; it’s a final version updated from a draft copy we received last night: Tom Tait, Mayor City of Anaheim City Hall 200 S Anaheim Boulevard Anaheim, CA 92805 Dear Mayor Tait and…