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Melahat Rafiei announces a run for DNC

Melahat Rafiei, former executive director of the DPOC and a leading Democratic political consultant in Southern California, has announced she’s a candidate for the Democratic National Committ (DNC).  Having a voice as independent and strong on the DNC would be a boon to Democrats in Orange County and throughout Southern California who often get short…

Howard Dean in SoCal to Promote Beth Krom for Congress

An Update with new photos courtesy of Lou Delgado. Dr. Howard Dean, former DNC chair and the architect of the victorious 2006 and 2008 elections, is in Los Angeles tonight to promote the Congressional candidacy of Irvine city council member Beth Krom. We don’t have a location for you because it’s pretty Secret Squirrel, but…

DNC Calls Out Mob Tactics at Townhalls in New Ad

The DNC has released this ad decrying the mob tactics of GOP operatives meant to intimidate Congress from passing meaningful health care reform. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtTBkxvBq88[/youtube] What strikes me about the joint insurance company/GOP strategy is that they are comparing Obama’s efforts to fix our broken health care system to Nazi concentration camps and simultaneously calling Democrats…

Virginia Governor Tim Kaine will be the next DNC Chief

Breaking: The New York Times reports that Pres. Elect Barack Obama has chosen Tim Kaine to succeed Howard Dean as DNC Chief. Tim Kaine was widely believed to be one of Barack Obama’s top choices for VP, especially since he was  the first Governor to endorse Obama early on in the primary season. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CkQ04Tk7dTk[/youtube] Kaine…

WDYT: What Are You Expecting After This Week?

So how are you feeling about the state of the race now? The Obama-Biden ticket has been set. Democrats are energized going into Denver. What could go wrong? Well, the Dems in Denver must be hoping that nothing goes wrong this week. The polls are tight, and a good week in Denver may be just…