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AD-69 Debate Scheduled

The candidates for AD-69 will participate in their first debate on March 29; the event is sponosred by Los Amigos of Santa Ana and will be conducted entirely in Spanish (with Englsh translation).  The details are below.  At last word, all candidates have accepted with the exception of Santa Ana City council member Michele Martinez.…

Beth Krom Gets Endorsement from State Senator Lou Correa

(photo courtesy of Lou Delgado) Oh for the love of Facebook! The congressional campaign of Beth Krom today received a key endorsement from State Senator Lou Correra.  Since Senator Correa is clearly part of the more moderate side of the Democratic Party, this endorsement is certain to help Krom among independents and moderate Republicans in…

Joe the Plumber: Behind the Headlines

Matt Cunningham loves the Joe The Plumber story.  Joe, a man who confronted Barack Obama about the Senator’s tax policy, has two big strikes against him and in this case, two strikes and you’re out. First off, if Joe is a plumber, he has no license.  The Toledo Blade reported that Joe’s name and possible…

The Debate Last Night: Obama won again

Election Night keeps looking better and better; its stilll going to come down to a massive GOTV effort by Democrats, especially for those down ticket races and ballot questions. The second debate was much like the first debate in that voters felt Obama won.  According to a CBS poll of 516 uncommitted voters showed that…

New York Times on McCain’s Appalling Campaign

My friend Paula alerted me to this NY Times editorial in today’s paper which I wasn’t able to get to this morning.  It is pretty harsh against John McCain. From the editorial: Ninety minutes of forced cordiality did not erase the dismal ugliness of his campaign in recent weeks, nor did it leave us with…