Tag Archive for John Moorlach

Democrat Louise Stewardson Launches Write In Bid for SD-37


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…

Moorlach’s outsourcing initiative proposal dies

Chicken Little John Moorlach

At Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting the proposal by lame-duck (chicken) Supervisor John Moorlach to place a ballot measure before the voters to authorize the Board to outsource county jobs on a whim failed to gain the needed support. Moorlach’s proposal received a second from Board Chairman Supervisor Shawn Nelson, but no support from the remaining members of the Board.

Democrat files for Congress in CD-45


Drew Leavens is running for Congress in CD-45 and it’s a bit confusing as he was supposed to be challenging Darryl Issa in CD-49. Leavens, an active Democrat and therapist by profession, will run for John Campbell’s Congressional seat (CA 45).

OC Register gives Big Gift to Moorlach’s Congressional bid


On Wednesday, the publishers of the Register doubled down on their coverage by providing Mr. Moorlach with unprecedented space on their editorial pages to make his case. Moorlach’s guest editorial amounted to more than 800 words of free advertising for his campaign, in addition to the more than 400 words worth of “earned media” coverage Wisckol provided in his coverage of Moorlach’s announcement.

Barbara Coe dies; Far Right Wing Mourns “Patriot”


TheLiberalOC has confirmed that Barbara Coe, the head of the California Coalition for Immigration Reform (CCIR), has passed away of cancer this past Saturday.  Notes from friends and supporters mourn the loss of “a patriot.” Coe ranks up there as one of the more “colorful” political figures from the far right wing of the OC…