Tag Archive for Garden Grove

Gallegos Named Interim District Director for Congressman Correa’s OC Office

Longtime Democratic activist and friend of this blog Claudio Gallegos has been named Interim District Director for Congressman Lou Correa’s office in Santa Ana. Few non-elected know Santa Ana and Anaheim like Gallegos does and it’s a smart and solid hire for Correa.  Gallegos was one of Correa’s earliest supporters during Correa’s initial runs for…

My First DPOC Resolution Addresses Sanctuary City Status

At the next Democratic Party of Orange County meeting in about two weeks, I’ve put forth a resolution – my first as a member of the Central Committee – that was to address the need for making Anaheim a Sanctuary City.  Sources tell me that the Resolutions Committee has actually expanded this idea to call…

A Nightmare for Dreamers; DACA to End Under Trump

The Trump administration plans to eliminate a program that protects undocumented immigrants who came to the US as children — often referred to as “Dreamers.”  The DACA program is on the chopping block. This from Vox.com which received tips in the form of documents: “Ending unconstitutional executive amnesties,” would end a major Obama program that…

L.A./Orange Counties Building and Construction Trades Council Endorses Kim Bernice Nguyen for Garden Grove City Council District 6

  Garden Grove, Calif. – The Los Angeles/Orange Counties Building and Construction Trades Council have endorsed Kim Nguyen for Garden Grove City Council, District 6.  This organization represents 48 local unions and district councils in 14 Trades. Membership in these unions totals more than 140,000 skilled men and women. The Los Angeles/Orange Counties Building and…

A Closer Look at Garden Grove District 6

We receivwed this guest editorial this afternoon and offer it for our readers: Tonight at 7PM the Democratic Party of Orange County will be meeting to make their endorsements. In many of the contested races, the recommendation is to go open and endorse no one, which is a smart decision. When two viable Democrats are…