Tag Archive for CD 46

Statement from Garden Grove Mayor Bao Nguyen on Placing 2nd in Top-Two Primary Election

Bao Nguyen, Garden Grove Mayor

Santa Ana, CA – After two weeks of too-close-to-call results in the race to represent California’s 46th Congressional District in Congress, Garden Grove Mayor Bao Nguyen pulled into second place to overtake Orange County Sherrif’s Department Commander Bob Peterson. The top two vote-getters, Nguyen and former lawmaker Lou Correa, will move forward to the general…

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 441 Endorses Lou Correa for Congress

Lou Correa

SANTA ANA, CA — 24 hours after earning a sought-after endorsement from California’s high-powered and influential Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, today former State Senator Lou Correa garnered the formidable backing of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 441 as he seeks to represent California’s 46th Congressional District seat.  Upon learning of the endorsement, former State Senator Lou…

Election Leapfrogging Puts Bao, Martinez On Top

Michele Martinez

Votes are still being counted from last week’s election and yesterday’s fresh batch of results moved some pieces around on the election chessboard. Notably, Garden Grove mayor Bao Nguyen has moved into second place in the race for CD-46 opening up a 578 vote lead over Republican Bob Peterson.  We’ll note it still places Nguyen,…

Big Night for Democrats in OC

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For the fist time, Democrats beat Republicans in voter turnout for a primary election in Orange County and there were several surprises with last night’s primary results.  Here’s a quick snapshot below: Polls tightened in California between Secretary Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders leading up to Tuesday night’s election.  With the Associated Press calling…

California Federation of Teachers Endorse Joe Dunn for Congress

Senator Joe Dunn (ret.)

Santa Ana, Calif. — The California Federation of Teachers joins the California Teachers Association and the California School Employees Association in endorsing Joe Dunn for California’s 46th Congressional District, announced the Dunn campaign. “Joe Dunn is an educator and the candidate with the strongest track record of helping students succeed,” said Joshua Pechthalt, president of…