Tag Archive for Bernie Sanders

Tax Day is Tomorrow; will Trump release his 2016 Returns

President Donald Trump’s 2016 federal income tax returns are not under audit.  Will he release his taxes tomorrow?  And for that matter, will Senator Bernie Sanders ever release his 2015 or 2016 returns because he’s in no position to criticize Trump while Sanders’ own returns are still a closely guarded secret. There are a number…

Sanders and Perez Announce “Come Together and Fight Back” Tour

Senator Bernie Sanders, DNC Chair Tom Perez and other Democratic Party leaders will be traveling to nine “red” and “purple” states starting on April 17th.  Along with local activists they are tentatively scheduled to hold rallies in Maine, Kentucky, Florida, Nebraska, Utah, Montana, Arizona and Nevada. More information will be released in the coming days. The purpose…

Ellis Letter for CDP Chair Election: Why So Negative?

As the race for CDP chair starts to heat up, the two leading candidates are making their case directly to county party organizations across the state and we’re getting a combination of announcements and fundraising pitch letters — both of which reveal more insight into Eric Bauman and Kimberly Ellis as delegates prepare to vote. The…

Bao Nguyen: “Republican” Loretta Backs Lou so Support Me.

Former state senator Lou Correa was the overwhelming choice of Democrats in the 46th for the DPOC party endorsement at a poorly-attended meeting at the Teamster’s Hall in Orange Saturday morning; 32 votes were cast.  Correa got 30.  There were two votes for no endorsement and Garden Grove Mayor and CD-46 candidate Bao Nguyen didn’t land…

Hillary’s Post Convention Bump Raises Her Prospects

I try not to pay attention to the presidential polls in the days following each party’s convention because the respective candidates get a bounce of sorts that elevates their status in the polls. After the GOP convention, Republican nominee Donald Trump had effectively tied the score and even Nate Silver’sThirtyEight.com site had Trump and Hillary…

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,…