Tag Archive for Irvine

From Party to Protest: My, What a Weekend!

Wow, what a weekend we’ve had! I started the day on Saturday meeting so many of the heroes I look up to. I ended the day last night with my feet worn out after a long day hitting the pavement. I guess the excitement never ends when you’re a Democrat in Orange County! Details below…

Art Pedroza on Diversity: “Santa Ana is Not Irvine”

You’re damn right it’s not.  Ward 3 Santa Ana City Council candidate made an interesting statement dissing Irvine while promoting the diversity of Santa Ana.  Watch it on Video here and go to the 27:49 mark.  Art addresses the cultural fairs in Orange and ponders why Santa Ana doesn’t celebrate its diversity. “Santa Ana is…

CA-48: Watch History Being Made This Thursday

Do you want to party with some good friends on Thursday when Barack Obama accepts the Democratic Presidential Nomination? Do you want to celebrate without having to do all your own “catering” at your house? Would you like to meet other wonderful Democrats in your community? If so, then why not come to Steve Young’s…

Please Raise my Taxes

I’m going through the thoughtful packet of school information for my son who’s entering his junior year of high school in Irvine (my daughter’s fourth grade packet will arrive the first week of school).  Filling out conrtact forms, signing permission slips, and checking off the fees and charges for things he’ll need this year.  It’s…

ACTION ALERT: Tell the Right-Wing Consultants NO to Prop 8!

This just came to me over the transom (consider this a reminder after last week’s Prop 8 update). Let’s get out & tell these extreme-right nutjobs that we won’t allow discrimination to be written into our Constitution! Let’s show them what real people power is made of. Be here tomorrow from 5:30 pm – 8:30…