Tag Archive for Don Wagner

Joint Legislation Audit Committee May Audit Irvine City Council over Great Park Investigation

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The LiberalOC has learned that the city of Irvine has been notified by Assemblyman Mike Gipson (D-Carson) of AD-64, who chairs the Joint Legislative Audit Committee, that the Committee will consider a request to conduct an audit of the Irvine City Council and its Audit Subcommittee of Council member Christina Shea and Mayor Pro Tem…

The Silver Lining Behind Moorlach’s State Senate Win

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Former County Supervisor John Moorlach, outspent and outgunned, pulled off an upset victor over State Assemblyman Don Wagner in Tuesday’s special election for SD-37.  In an ideal world, Democrat Louise Stewardson would have mustered enough write in votes to win but she still managed a respectable amount to Naz Namazi who was on the ballot. …

A Write In Reminder for Tomorrow’s Elections

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I almost never vote by mail, preferring instead to go to the polls to cast my ballot.  Tomorrow, I’m casting a write in ballot for SD-37 for Louise Stewardson. If you’ve never done a write in ballot before, tomorrow’s low turnout gives you the perfect opportunity to learn how.  Simply ask one of the poll…

Wagner accused of coordinating mailers with IEs

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Longshot State Senate candidate Naz Namazi issued perhaps the worst press release I’ve ever seen over the weekend, but we’re writing about it because it calls attention to State Rep. Don Wagner.  Namazi’s release has no real headline and isn’t written in standard news release style, but sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words.…

Democrat Louise Stewardson Launches Write In Bid for SD-37

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Louise Stewardson, a Democrat from Huntington Beach, has decided to jump into the State Senate race for SD-37 as a write-in candidate.  With State Rep. Don Wagner amassing a huge war chest and former County Supervisor John Moorlach snatching most of the endorsements, Stewardson’s entry into the race removes the need for Democrats to cast…

Exclusive: Lalloway won’t run for Assembly

Jeffrey Lalloway, Irvine City Councilman

TheLiberalOC has learned that Irvine Mayor Pro Tem Jeff Lalloway will not run for AD-68 if State Rep Don Wagner wins a special election for for State Senate. Lalloway cited the young age of his two daughters and desire to remain close to his family in Irvine as a principal reason.  Lalloway told TheLiberalOC Friday…