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Pelosi to Keynote OC Truman Dinner

The Democratic Party of Orange County’s 15th annual Harry S Truman Awards dinner will take place on Friday, December 4, 2009. This year, the keynote address will be given by Speaker Nancy Pelosi! This year’s award recipients are: Harry S Truman Award honoree will be Assemblymember Jose Solorio. Samuel Gompers Award honoree will be Florice…

A Tale of Four Democrats Episode 1: Primary Sins

It is interesting to see Lorri Galloway supporters lob accusations at Tom Daly and others over whether or not they are good Democrats. Galloway’s supporters seem to be filled with a self-righteous zeal to point out who are good and bad Democrats throughout Orange County. Reading their comments and listening to Lorri herself, one would…

DPOC Chair Barbaro on Prop 8 Decision

When I got home from tonight’s Prop 8 decision rally I found Democratic Party of Orange County Chairman Frank Barbaro’s response to today’s Supreme Court ruling. I don’t like the decision.  It runs directly opposite our guarantees of equal protection and non-discrimination.  The legal basis for the Court’s decision was very weak.  I can only…

Richard J. O’Neill, 1923 – 2009

Earlier today, DPOC Chair Frank Barbaro sent an email announcing the death of prominent Orange County Democrat Richard J. O’Neill. I have very sad news to report. Last evening we lost a great leader and Orange County legend, Richard J. O’Neill. Richard was larger than life and the Democratic Party of Orange County owes its…

DPOC E-Board Tells Moorlach Leave Health Care Alone

DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF ORANGE COUNTY’S CENTRAL COMMITTEE EXECUTIVE BOARD TO SUPPORT COUNTY HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAM Santa Ana, CA – The Democratic Party of Orange County’s Central Committee Executive Board voted unanimously Monday night to support Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties in opposition to Supervisor John Moorlach’s attempt to cut funding for county-wide…