Tag Archive for Barack Obama

BARACK OBAMA ENDORSES JOSH NEWMAN FOR CALIFORNIA’S 29TH SENATE DISTRICT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 31, 2016 WASHINGTON —Today Barack Obama endorsed Josh Newman in his race for California’s 29 Senate District. Newman is among a select group of state legislative candidates from around the country to be endorsed by Obama. The 29th District encompasses portions of Orange, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino Counties.   This…

Democrats Makes History with Clinton’s Nomination

What an amazing convention.  Fantastic speakers, great performances, great music not accompanied by a takedown order from the artist, and the difference between the Democrats and the Republicans couldn’t be more stark.  When Scott Baio is a key speaker for the GOP, it’s evidence the GOP is serious trouble. Prior to Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech,…

Trumping Fleischman

Yesterday, I reached out to FlashReport publisher Jon Fleischman for a comment on the all-but-certain nomination of Donald Trump as the banner carrier for the Republican Party in November’s presidential election.  I told Jon I was writing a post about it. Jon didn’t send a comment and instead offered this post for his own readers.  Since…

The Math Still Doesn’t Work for Bernie

Senator Bernie Sanders was an upset victor in the Indiana primary Tuesday;  he won the state by a margin of about 5% after spending nearly $2 million on TV advertising compared with Hillary Clinton spending nothing.  The margin of victory on delegates is something like 6.  Of the remaining primaries, there are not enough available pledged delegates…

Whites Only: “Parody” John Birch Society Fundraiser for OC GOP BoE Candidates Screams Racism

Certain Republicans in Orange County have distinguished themselves for posting overtly racist “humor” ever since Barack Obama was elected president in 2008.  First Dean Grose posted an image of watermelons on the White House lawn and Marilyn Davenport’s shared on a Photoshopped portrait of chimps with the president’s face superimposed over the baby chimp.  And…