Tag Archive for Kamala Harris

Becerra is new CA AG; Perez Files for His Seat in Congress

Speaker John A. Perez

Lots of movement today in Sacramento.  Governor Jerry Brown has names Rep. Xaveir Beccera as the state’s first Latino AG to replace senator-elect Kamala Harris.  And former California Assembly speaker John Perez announced for Becerra’s soon to be vacant Congressional seat. From the LA Times, this story on Becerra. Perez took to Facebook to announce…

DPOC Endorsement Tango

Results Region 18 Pre-Primary Endorsement Vote

At last night’s DPOC meeting, Central Committee member Jeff Letourneau sought some sort of admonishment by the local party against former Party chair Frank Barbaro because Barbaro’s PAC had issued campaign mail on behalf of Anaheim Council member Jordan Brandman using Barbaro’s title as DPOC Chair Emeritus in the tight race for Anaheim City Council…

BackPage.com CEO arrested for Pimping; former Village Voice owners also charged

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The Los Angeles Times has this blockbuster story Friday about the arrest of the CEO of BackPage.com on charges of pimping based on a 3-year investigation by California AG Kamala Harris.  Harris has criticized the website for profiting from the sex trafficking of adults and children. From the story: Carl Ferrer was taken into custody in Houston after arriving…

New Poll has Loretta within 7 Points of Harris

Loretta Sanchez, Kamala Harris, photo credit: LA Times

Off the press from the Sanches for US Senate campaign: This week, the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) released a statewide poll surveying the U.S. Senate race and found that support for Attorney General Kamala Harris has decreased and that support for Loretta Sanchez has increased since their last poll in July 2016. The…

AG Kamala Harris Took Contributions from Donald Trump; No California Investigation of Trump University

Kamala Harris in Laguna Beach, January 2016

Hot off the press from the Sanchez for Senate campaign:   Kamala Harris Takes Donald Trump Campaign Contributions During Federal Lawsuit Against Trump University; Remains Silent on Trump University for six years Orange, CA – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez issued the following statement today after the New York Times and San Jose Mercury News/Bay Area Newspapers…