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Sanchez named to Congressional Quarterly List of DC Influentials

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From the Loretta Sanchez for Senate campaign: Congressional Quarterly has named Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez as one of “The 25 Most Influential Women In Congress.” In naming her to their top 25 list, Congressional Quarterly cited Congresswoman Sanchez’s work as the second highest ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee and on issues like immigration. CQ praises Sanchez…

Context behind the Sanchez Comment from Saturday

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Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez prides herself on being unscripted and, sometimes, that can backfire.  She’s being vilified by telling a story and then using a “war whoop” in making a point.  In that gesture, she may have offended Native Americans.  Sanchez has publicly apologized for the comment. While the public has seen the video and learned of…

Not Schott! Irvine’s Lynn Schott is Not a Candidate for Congress in CD-46

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Politics1’s Twitter feed reports that Irvine council member Lynn Schott, with all of six months under her belt as an elected official, has launched a campaign for Congress going after Loretta Sanchez’s CD-46 seat.  Sources tell TheLiberalOC that Schott has no intention of running for Congress. Schott apparently pulled and filed papers to form a…

And just like that, Lou Correa announces for Congress

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Former state senator Lou Correa, fresh off an announcement he has joined the staff at CSU Fullerton, took minutes after Congresswoman Sanchez’s announcement to launch his bid for her long coveted seat for Congress. From Correa’s website: Lou Correa Announces his candidacy for U.S. Congress, 46th C.D. Today, Lou Correa, State Senator (Ret), announced his…

Loretta Sanchez to launch Senate Bid Thursday

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Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez will formally announce her bid for US Senate tomorrow according to the Hill. Sanchez will announce her candidacy at the Santa Ana Train Station a day before the California Democratic Party Convention gets underway in Anaheim this weekend. From the story: Sanchez will announce her bid during a press conference at the…