Tag Archive for Democratic Party

AP: Hillary clinches nomination

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The Associated Press has reported a surge of super delegates have put former Secretary Hillary Clinton over the top with 2,383 delegates total making her the presumptive nominee. Today is an historic day.  It’s the anniversary of D-Day, the anniversary of Robert F. Kennedy’s shooting death after winning the California primary in 1968 and the…

The Math Still Doesn’t Work for Bernie

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Senator Bernie Sanders was an upset victor in the Indiana primary Tuesday;  he won the state by a margin of about 5% after spending nearly $2 million on TV advertising compared with Hillary Clinton spending nothing.  The margin of victory on delegates is something like 6.  Of the remaining primaries, there are not enough available pledged delegates…

About Jordan Brandman…..

US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) with Anaheim council member Jordan Brandman in Costa Mesa

Jordan Brandman is gay. The Anaheim council member and CD-46 Congressional candidate sat down with TheLiberalOC Wednesday following an Orange County Democratic “who’s who” VIP luncheon with New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand in Costa Mesa. Last weekend’s National Coming Out Day and thoughtful introspection through chats with close family and friends prompted Brandman to come…

Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Comes to OC June 18

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Former Secretary of State and US Senator officially launched her candidacy for President in New York City this weekend to huge crowds and less than a week later, she’s bringing her campaign to Orange County. Irvine Council member Beth Krom offered this letter about the June 18 event in Newport Beach. I know that, like…

Tait Takes Credit Where It Isn’t Due

Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait and Councilwoman Lori Galloway (Photo: Chris Prevatt)

There’s been considerable point-counterpoint in Anaheim over the Tom Tait/Lorri Galloway Mayoral flap over the past couple of days and many of the Tait-bots complaining that Galloway has “turned on a man of integrity” Jason Young, that Tait supports traditional Democratic issues (Greg Diamond), or that Galloway is too stupid to be Mayor (Cynthia Ward:…

Julio Perez Officially Files for AD-69; Calls for Debates

Hot off the press: Julio Perez Officially Files for 69th Assembly Seat,   Challenges Rivals to Debates Calls Jobs and Education His Top Priorities, Challenges Rivals to Series of Debates   Santa Ana, CA– Calling jobs and education his top priorities, Julio Perez today officially filed his candidacy to represent the 69th District of the…