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Big Night for Democrats in OC

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For the fist time, Democrats beat Republicans in voter turnout for a primary election in Orange County and there were several surprises with last night’s primary results.  Here’s a quick snapshot below: Polls tightened in California between Secretary Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders leading up to Tuesday night’s election.  With the Associated Press calling…

OC Democrats Top Republicans Nearly 2 to 1 in Online Voter Registration

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About 600,000 Californians have registered to vote online this year.  Orange County’s online registration is around 35,000 (or 5.8%) in new registrations since the start of the New Year according to the Secretary of State’s office.  And OC is getting bluer by the minute — Democrats nearly doubled Republicans in online registration.  Here’s the breakout: American…

Non-profit Group Aims to Empower OC Democratic Women

DPOC Central Committee Members take Oath of Office for 2013-14 term. (Photo: Lou Delgado)

Santa Ana – The non-profit political organization WELead OC kicks-off its 2016 Women’s Political Training Program this Saturday, March 12th at the Orange County Employees Association headquarters at 830 N. Ross Street. “WELead OC is constructing a pipeline of progressive, Democratic women to run for elected office,” says founder and Executive Director Karen Hinks. “WELead…

Irvine’s Registered Voters: Democrats Take Over Majority

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Hat tip to Iyad Afalqa, the president of the Irvine Democratic Club, on this news that the Democratic Party in Irvine now has more registered voters than the Republican party does; and all this 9 months before an election guaranteed to have massive Democratic Party turnout. From his Facebook post: “Last week during my panel…

MALDEF Threatens Litigation Against Anaheim over District 3

Dr. Jose Moreno posted news of this announcement on Facebook last night.  MALDEF, a Latino Civil Rights Organization, posted the following news release on their website yesterday and there’s a link to a letter sent to Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait the follows. The organization wants the city to reconsider opening District 3 for the November…

Those Clever Democrats….

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I’m a Hillary guy for the coming presidential elections but make no mistake, any one of our candidates is head and shoulders above any of theirs. I came across this video on CrooksandLiars.com and had to share; a re-imagined “Mr. Sandman” that’s all about Bernie Sanders from a group from Saranac Lake, NY (where the…