Tag Archive for Councilman David Benavides

Santa Ana City Council Candidate Alex Padilla Happy if You Confuse Him with State Senator Alex Padilla

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In Anaheim, there’s a battle of Jose Moreno’s for city council with Dr. Jose F. Moreno needed a courtesy title and middle initial to differentiate himself from Jose “Joe” Moreno who’s a Republican.  In Santa Ana, Alex Padilla is running to replace council member David Benavides in Ward 4 and, as he told me at…

Note to Santa Ana City Council: Your words could haunt you!

Claudia Alvarez and Miguel Pulido

With the recent uproar over Santa Ana Mayor Pro Tem Claudia Alvarez’s inflammatory anti-Semitic remarks I thought it would be useful to point out some things to the members of the City Council sitting on the sidelines with their fingers held high in the air in a futile effort to assess wind direction in a tornado.  You…

OC Labor’s Big Walk: Hundreds Walk for Labor Candidates

ORANGE — On Saturday morning more than 350 Orange County labor union members walked precincts all across Orange County to support endorsed candidates of the Orange County Labor Federation. These volunteers reached out to thousands of fellow union members in more than 150 precincts reminding them to vote and who the labor supportive candidates are.…