Tag Archive for Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez

Vietnamese Businessman Phu Nguyen Announces Assembly Bid

“I am running because I still believe in the California Dream. My parents came to California as refugees from Vietnam with two dollars in their pocket and the dream of making a new life in this great country. They struggled and sacrificed, working long hours to build a business, but they thrived because they found opportunity. That opportunity included a great education system, infrastructure investment, support for working families, and a business community focused on common goals. Their success was linked to the success of California as it grew to the eighth largest economy in the world.”

Tan Nguyen – Back in the News

Tan Nguyen, the Republican challenger to Loretta Sanchez in 2006 who’s defaced campaign signs helped launch TheLiberalOC.com, is back. In the news anyway. Martin Wisckol over at Total Buzz has the story on the latest motion filed in his battle against federal charges related to his failed campaign. For those of you who do not…

Santa Sanchez

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez has followed through on her promise to donate the money she saved by not sending out her annual Christmas Card by mail to local charities. Sanchez solicited applications from local non -profit groups and and set up an independent committee to pick from those who applied.

A Personal Response to a Personal Attack

Sean Mill and I are friends. I know that sentence makes some of my co-bloggers here uneasy at best and angry at worst. I’ve never had a problem with Sean and I don’t think he’s had one with me. And even after we get through this post, I expect we’ll still be on speaking terms. And if we’re not, c’est la vie. But his post on the OJBlog yesterday warrants a response. The post is a “criticism” on Claudio W. Gallegos’ post about Ceci Iglesias’ campaign for Congress in CD-47 where it appears she’s being placed to draw votes from Rep. Loretta Sanchez.

2008 SAUSD Election: An Analysis Part 1

2008 was the first time there was an open seat on the school board, where at least one incumbent was not seeking re-election since 1998. Longtime board member and comic relief Rosemarie Avila was finally retiring to take on Loretta Sanchez in a quixotic run for Congress. Immediately, people began speculating, who will be “the…

Pelosi Makes Appointments to Air Force Academy Board of Visitors

Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Republican Leader John Boehner announced Wednesday House Member appointments to the U.S. Air Force Academy Board of Visitors.  The Speaker has appointed Congressman Jared Polis (D-CO) to the Board, and reappointed Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (D-CA).  Upon the recommendation of Republican Leader Boehner, the Speaker also reappointed Congressman…

Run Van, Run!

Yesterday the Van Tran for Congress campaign noted in a release that, ‘we have a long campaign and a lot of work to do…’  In his release he crowed about having raised more than $250,000 for his congressional challenge of the 47th District popular democratic Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez. Also, in yesterday’s news we picked up…