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Rouda Blasts Dana’s Defense of Sessions

In response to the shocking news that incumbent Dana Rohrabacher has continued his hyperpartisan defense of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, businessman and 48th Congressional District candidate Harley Rouda issued the following statement today: “Dana Rohrabacher’s decision to defend Jeff Sessions in the face of incontrovertible evidence that Sessions lied is partisanship at its worst. This…

HARLEY ROUDA ANNOUNCES CHALLENGE TO DANA ROHRABACHER

LAGUNA BEACH, CA – Today, businessman Harley Rouda announced a campaign for California’s 48th Congressional District, challenging 28-year career politician Congressman Dana Rohrabacher. Rouda released the following statement upon announcing his campaign: “Our Country deserves better from its politicians. Divisiveness, conflict, and finger pointing has to end. The time has come to embrace common sense…

A Mimi Town Hall Even If Mimi Doesn’t Show

Since it’s a holiday week, a number of members of Congress are back in their home districts for private meetings and talk with community leaders.  And a number of them are hiding from angry constituents like cowards.  Take Congresswoman Mimi Walters in CD-45 — weekly protests at her office have resulted in closed doors and…

SPEAKER EMERITUS PÉREZ KEEPS UP BARRAGE OF ENDORSEMENTS IN CA-34 BID

LOS ANGELES, CA — 24 hours after announcing his campaign to fill the soon-to-be vacated California 34th Congressional district seat following Congressman Xavier Becerra’s nomination as Attorney General of California by Governor Jerry Brown, today former California State Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez unveiled another significant wave of endorsements, including: U.S. Congresswoman Julia Brownley U.S. Congressman…

Becerra is new CA AG; Perez Files for His Seat in Congress

Lots of movement today in Sacramento.  Governor Jerry Brown has names Rep. Xaveir Beccera as the state’s first Latino AG to replace senator-elect Kamala Harris.  And former California Assembly speaker John Perez announced for Becerra’s soon to be vacant Congressional seat. From the LA Times, this story on Becerra. Perez took to Facebook to announce…

Varasteh calls on Mimi Walters to Renounce Her Support of Trump

Ron Varasteh

Editor’s note: this is from the Ron Varasteh for Congress campaign:  Last week, the OC Register said there is “no reason to unseat” Mimi Walters, who is running against Ron Varasteh for U.S. Congress in California’s District 45 in Orange County. We couldn’t disagree more. On October 11, Ron Varasteh released a statement calling on…