Tag Archive for Labor

Dave Min Receives First Labor Endorsement in CA-45 Race

IRVINE, CA  –  Teamsters Joint Council 42 announced their endorsement of Democrat Dave Min’s candidacy for the 45th Congressional District. Min is running to unseat two-term Republican incumbent Mimi Walters (R-Laguna Niguel), who has a 98.3% Trump score and was a key vote and supporter for the disastrous GOP tax bill.   Randy Cammack, President…

Is Correa Labor’s candidate for CD-46?

The betting money on which CD-46 congressional candidate that would get Labor’s support seemed to be on former State Senator Joe Dunn.  But lately, it’s looking more likely that former State Senator Lou Correa is the choice of Labor.  Correa’s team issued the news release below this morning announcing an endorsement from State Senator Tony…

More Support from Democrats and Labor on Disney Deal

A broad coalition of elected and local Democrats and labor groups are coming out in strong support to urge the Anaheim City Council to approve an agreement that would extend an existing tax policy in Anaheim for another 30 years. In exchange, Disney will invest a minimum of $1 Billion for a third major expansion…

Tait-Kring-Galloway Three Way Race the One to Watch

Officially, there’s a four way race in Anaheim for Mayor but the reality is it’s a three-way between Mayor Tom Tait, councilmember Lucille Kring and former Mayor Pro Tem Lorri Galloway that is creating a fascinating dynamic. Republicans have had a stranglehold on Anaheim City Hall for years in spite of Democrats having a voter…

Fleischman’s Editorial on Pensions; Dumb and Dumber

In his Voice of OC commentary Jon Fleishman tries to paint the serious issue of unfunded actuarially accrued liability (UAAL) into a political box of Republican vs. Democrat, Conservative vs. Liberal and Unions vs.Taxpayers. Both Democrats and Republicans agree that responsible recognition of pension liabilities and their funding is necessary.