Tag Archive for California Democratic Party

CA-42: A Daily Kos Celebrity Manages the Campaign

I am so honored to present something VERY special here at The Liberal OC. A friend of mine from that Big Orange place, Major Danby, has a important announcement that he’d like to share with all of us at The Liberal OC… He will be managing the historic netroots-grassroots campaign against Dirty Gary Miller in…

The Margin of Victory? You Better Believe It!

Being a leader in the Young Democrats for the past 6 years (wow, it’s been that long?) I have been preaching the gospel that if you invest in Young people, you will win.  Today, I received this from John G. Vigna, the CYD Political Director.  It is a report put out by Young Voter Strategies and George…

Edwards Wins The Weekend In San Diego

As a matter of full disclosure, I am supporting John Edwards for President in 2008. Martin Wisckol of the Orange County Register has a gret story in his column today, that pretty much reflects how I feel about the convention and John Edwards. Mixed message The former Senator shows his potential for moving up in presidential…

Convention Follow-up

I’m working on more analysis of the convention speeches but I think in the mean time it may work better, since the convention is now over, to simply provide you with links to audio and video of the individual candidate speeches as they become available.  I will also provide some links to other blog commentary and…

More from the Convention floor

Of Resolutions and Politics Sitting here in the Resolutions Committee meeting where the final decision on which of more than 30 Resolutions will make it to the floor as one of the 10 that will be decided upon tomorrow. There has been significant discussion on the floor today around three resolutions. one is regarding a…

Live from the Convention floor

Just back from lunch. Nancy Pelosi just wrapped up her speach. waiting for the next. Senator Barack Obama was just introduced. Pretty much the same number of supporters on the floor as for Clinton. Obama is talking about his start in Chicago working on setting up work training programs and then starting a civil rights…

LIVE FROM San Diego

Blogging Live from the California Democratic Party Convention. Things got off to the usual late start, about 9:30. Chairman Art Torres reported to the 1145 Registered delegates that San Diego is now a Democratic city, 39 to 36 percent. Waiting for Hillary, we have heard from Congressmembers Filner and Davis as well as LG Garamendi,…