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Starpointe Ventures hedges bets; $40K donation to OC GOP

We reported in August that Starpointe Ventures in Irvine, a “consulting firm” in Irvine that in recent years seemed to benefit the Republicans in Irvine and OC, had contributed $50,000 to the state Democratic Party; we were curious with what they thought they’d be buying.  Now comes word that Starpointe has hedged their bets and…

INSURANCE COMMISSIONER DAVE JONES SIDES WITH ERIC BAUMAN IN CDP CHAIR CONTEST

LOS ANGELES, CA — Expanding his roster of crucial supporters, today California Democratic Party Vice Chair and Los Angeles County Democratic Party Chair, Eric C. Bauman, picked up the support of California’s State Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones in his bid for California Democratic Party Chair. In making his endorsement public, State Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones released the…

CDP Chair John Burton Endorses Lou Correa for Congress

Lou Correa

  Santa Ana, CA—Following an outpouring of support from grassroots activists and local leaders as well as a recent groundbreaking endorsement from the California Democratic Party, today, former State Senator Lou Correa won the support of John Burton, Chairman of the California Democratic Party, in the race to represent California’s 46th Congressional District. In announcing…

Eric Bauman announced for CDP Chair

This isn’t a surprise to Democratic Party insiders but California Vice Chair and LA County Chair Eric Bauman has officially announced he’s running for Chair of the California Democratic Party on a platform of unity.  We sure could use some of that in Orange County. Here’s his letter: Dear Friends,  Watching these Republican debates gets…

Santorum Pulls Out; Romney Hides Tax Returns

Two pieces of Republican news.  Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum has pulled out (insert your own joke here) of the GOP Presidential race and has “suspended” his campaign.  One can surmise that Santorum mightnot be able to recover losing his home state to Republican front runner Mitt Romney. Read details of Santorum’s pull out here.…