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Bao Nguyen Lands Endorsement From HONOR PAC, LGBT Immigrants, In Bid For Congress

Bao Nguyen, Garden Grove Mayor

Garden Grove, CA – HONOR PAC, the region’s leading organization for the advancement of LGBT and immigrant issues, has endorsed Garden Grove Mayor Bao Nguyen in the race to represent California’s 46th district in Congress. They join Representatives Mark Takano, Judy Chu, and Barney Frank, as well as prominent Latino Attorney Sergio Garcia, in declaring…

OC ADAs Endorse Correa for Congress in CD-46

Loretta Sanchez and Lou Correa at OCYD Clinton Awards

Former State Senator Lou Correa snags the endorsement of the Assistant District Attorneys Civic Action Committee in the race for CD-46.  Here’s the press release:   SANTA ANA, CA— Continuing to lock up important public safety support as he campaigns to represent California’s 46th Congressional District seat, today former State Senator Lou Correa won a…

Loretta Sanchez’s Human Trafficking Bill Advances

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REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ’S DHS HUMAN TRAFFICKING BILL & FOREIGN FIGHTER TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATIONS PASS MARKUP IN COMMITTEE   WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), senior member of the Homeland Security Committee, released the following statement on today’s Full Committee markup in the House Committee on Homeland Security.  Sanchez’s DHS Human Trafficking Prevention Act of…

Correa Scores Important Labor Endorsement for CD-46

Senator Lou Correa

Securing an important organizational endorsement in his campaign to represent California’s 46th Congressional District seat, today former State Senator Lou Correa locked up support from the International Union of Operating Engineers (I.U.O.E.) Local 501. In a letter sent to the Correa for Congress campaign, International Union of Operating Engineers Local 501 Business Manager Edward J. Curly wrote: “I.U.O.E.…

About Jordan Brandman…..

US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) with Anaheim council member Jordan Brandman in Costa Mesa

Jordan Brandman is gay. The Anaheim council member and CD-46 Congressional candidate sat down with TheLiberalOC Wednesday following an Orange County Democratic “who’s who” VIP luncheon with New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand in Costa Mesa. Last weekend’s National Coming Out Day and thoughtful introspection through chats with close family and friends prompted Brandman to come…

Rep. Sanchez releases statement on the Pope’s Address to Congress

Rep. Loretta Sanchez - OCYD Clinton Awards

Hot off the press: Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46) released the following statement after Pope Francis’ address to the Joint Meeting of Congress:  “Pope Francis’ words of compassion, hope and reconciliation during his address to the Joint Meeting of Congress were refreshing and much needed, especially in light of the divisive rhetoric that has gripped our…