Tag Archive for Costa Mesa

Obama’s OC Trip: Costa Mesa may be the new destination

UPDATE 1:40 p.m. Monday, March 16th: The Democratic Party of Orange County has sent the following message. President Barack Obama’s first official visit to Orange County will be this Wednesday, March 18th at 4pm. Here are the details:Town Hall Meeting: Wednesday, March 18 Doors open at 1:30 pm OC Fair – Building 12 88 Fair…

OC’s Motel Residents

The New York Times has a front page story on the huge numbers of families impacted by the sour Bush economic practices now forced into living in area motels in Cotsa Mesa and Anaheim. Photo, courtesy of NY Times: It’s a heartbreaking read, especially when you get to the part where school children taunt kids…

See “MILK” & Speak Out This Saturday!

Have you seen “Milk” yet? I haven’t. But you know what? I so want to see this film! After the disappointing election results last month, I need some inspiration as we now move to overturn H8. Now come on, I know you need some inspiration, too. That’s why I’m hosting OC’s very own “MILK +…

Repeal Prop 8 Campaign UPDATE

First off, let’s start with some bad news. It now looks like the California Supreme Court will take its time on the Prop 8 lawsuits. This means we likely won’t immediately know the immediate fate of marriage equality in The Golden State. However, here’s the good news. Considering that the court has asked Attorney General…

CA-46: Good Debate Yesterday

Unfortunately I couldn’t make it to OCC yesterday for the Cook v. Rohrabacher debate, but MyDD’s Todd Beeton could. Appaarently, Debbie Cook rocked the casbah while Crazy Dana delivered more crazy sh*t on climate denial, equal rights for LGBT people, and much, much more. But hopefully, more people will remember the debate not for Crazy…

CA-46: In Costa Mesa

Ah, what a weekend! There’s really nothing like a good, old fashioned neighborhood walk to soothe one’s soul! Whenever I get nervous about the election, I schedule some time to walk and I feel so much better afterwards. And you know what else? I also helped two very special people in their efforts to get…