Tag Archive for CDP

So Much for Party Unity; Ellis won’t Concede

Kimberly Ellis has not conceded the California Democratic Party chair’s race to apparent winner Eric Bauman even though published reports suggest a recount won’t change the outcome of the race.  She issued this statement this afternoon: SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 21, 2017): We are so grateful for the support of the thousands of California Democrats we…

BAUMAN WINS SUPPORT FROM 7 OF STATE’S 10 DEM CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS

Newsom, Padilla, Ma, Chiang, Torlakson, Horton, and Dave Jones Back Bauman for CDP Chair LOS ANGELES, CA — Reflecting his widespread support from California’s elected leaders, today California Democratic Party Vice Chair Eric C. Bauman’s campaign announced that it has secured the support of 7 of the State’s 10 Democratic constitutional officers. Those endorsing Bauman include: California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom…

BernieBros Bully Bauman

The Orange Juice blog has published a scathing attack on California Democratic Party (CDP) chair candidate Eric Bauman (I’m not linking to it, you can find it on your own) and its from a blogger in North California who uses the name Marta. Now Marta, and the duo that run the OJ blog, are big supporters of…

Rumors & Lies for CDP Chair

On Sunday morning, Eric Bauman sent an email to let folks know he’s closed in on the number of committed delegates needed to secure the nomination as the next chair for the California Democratic Party.  But he buried the lede. Bauman revealed he and his husband Michael are the subject of rumors that they engage…

So Where Does Iyad Afalqa Live?

Mirvette Judah is not the only late entry for a Regional Director election in Orange County.  Irvine’s Iyad Afalqa is running, as a late entry, for Regional Director in Region 18 (not the same one); And there are three other candidates for this spot. I’ve received multiple emails asking about Afalqa’s address.  The confusion stems…

Bauman Launches Bold Ideas Initiative for CDP Chair

We received this email from Eric Bauman, LA County Democratic Party chair and candidate for CDP Chair: Fellow Democrats, In just over six weeks, California Democrats will convene and choose our pathway forward. In order for us to remain the citadel of resistance against Trump and the beating heart of the progressive movement, I believe…