Tag Archive for DPOC

BernieBros Bully Bauman

The Orange Juice blog has published a scathing attack on California Democratic Party (CDP) chair candidate Eric Bauman (I’m not linking to it, you can find it on your own) and its from a blogger in North California who uses the name Marta. Now Marta, and the duo that run the OJ blog, are big supporters of…

DPOC endorses Bauman for CDP Chair

The Democratic Party of Orange County has endorsed Eric Bauman for California Democratic Party chair at Monday’s Central Committee Meeting. The non-binding endorsement vote had 49 completed ballots (I’m told some ballots were not signed or did not include the name of the central committee member voting).  Bauman received 30 votes; Kimberly Ellis got 17…

Rumors & Lies for CDP Chair

On Sunday morning, Eric Bauman sent an email to let folks know he’s closed in on the number of committed delegates needed to secure the nomination as the next chair for the California Democratic Party.  But he buried the lede. Bauman revealed he and his husband Michael are the subject of rumors that they engage…

So Where Does Iyad Afalqa Live?

Mirvette Judah is not the only late entry for a Regional Director election in Orange County.  Irvine’s Iyad Afalqa is running, as a late entry, for Regional Director in Region 18 (not the same one); And there are three other candidates for this spot. I’ve received multiple emails asking about Afalqa’s address.  The confusion stems…

Ellis announces new endorsements for CDP Chair; will speak to DPOC on April 24

Monterey County and San Joaquin County Central Committees, along with thirteen Democratic groups across California, add their endorsement behind Kimberly Ellis’ campaign for Chair of the California Democratic Party. As evidenced by the 19-3 vote by the Monterey County Central Committee to endorse Ellis over her opponent, the enthusiasm gap among the two campaigns’ supporters…

Progressive Members of Congress Endorse Eric C. Bauman for CDP Chair; Bauman Will Address DPOC Tonight

This post consists of Congressional endorsement announcements for Eric Bauman for California Democratic Party Chair and a note from him about his appearance before the DPOC tonight: …. Building on the widespread support Eric C. Bauman has received for his campaign for Chair of the California Democratic Party, today, we announce the backing of an…

Former Senator Joe Dunn Loses Arbitration Case with State Bar

Former State Senator and Congressional candidate Joe Dunn has lost his arbitration case against the California State Bar over his 2014 firing.  Dunn claimed the State Bar fired him over a whistleblowing claim into the operations of the licensing association that Dunn ran.  It’s hard to see how the person running an organization as it’s…