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Anaheim’s CATER emerges

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Anaheim’s Cynthia Ward has started a group called Coalition of Anaheim Taxpayers for Economic Responsibility  (CATER) and they have filed a complaint alleging unclear Brown Act violations against the Anaheim City Council based on the city staff’s recommendation to approve the two MOUs related to the Angels negotiations and the city council’s 4-1 vote to do so in…

TheCommieOC: GOP Convention Buttons Show Sexism Reigns

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The California Republican party is the gift that keeps on giving.  Despite being told they are losing their way with women, Latinos, Asians and young people, the Republican Party continues to shoot themselves in the foot with “popular’ buttons on the Anaheim Convention Center floor that belittle Hillary Clinton, women in general and “Liberals” which…

WDYT: What Are You Expecting After This Week?

So how are you feeling about the state of the race now? The Obama-Biden ticket has been set. Democrats are energized going into Denver. What could go wrong? Well, the Dems in Denver must be hoping that nothing goes wrong this week. The polls are tight, and a good week in Denver may be just…

VotoLatino Event at DNC

Actress Rosario Dawson will be hosting an event on behalf of VotoLatino at the Democratic National Committee in Denver next month. Voto Latino, is a leading non-profit/non-partisan voter registration organization that aims to engage and empower the 7 million Latinos between 18-29.

President of Chapman College Dems Awarded Woman of the Year by CA Young Democrats

This just in from OCYD: Chapman College Democrats President Julie Meigs is honored at this year’s California Democratic Party convention for her leadership with Chapman College Democrats. SANTA ANA, CA- The California Young Democrats have awarded Julie Meigs, the President of the Chapman College Democrats, as the California Young Democrats’ Woman of the Year. Julie…

From the Floor of the CA Dem Convention

Well, I’m sitting here waiting to see what happens with the Leno/Migden Senate endorsement battle. Yesterday Carole Migden won the caucus endorsement (55%) due to manipulation by Senate President Pro-tempore Don Perata. Don pressured Senate Dems to appoint their assigned convention delegates to people who live in the 3rd Senate District so that they could vote…