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Loretta Sanchez Endorses Ashleigh Aitken for Anaheim Mayor

Anaheim, CA—Former Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez announced today that she’s backing Ashleigh Aitken for Mayor of Anaheim. Sanchez represented Anaheim residents in Congress from 1997 until 2017 and received numerous accolades for her two decades of service to the community. “Ashleigh seeks input from all sides, listens, and then takes action. She’ll be a thoughtful Mayor…

Loretta Sanchez goes Hollywood

The entertainment press is reporting that former OC Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez is executive producing a new political drama called “The Accidental Candidate,” and the storyline sort of mirrors Sanchez’s rise to Congress on the back on B-1 Bob Dornan. From The Hollywood Reporter: NBC is looking to a former congresswoman for a new take on…

ADEM Elections Get Massive Turnout

Normally, elections for California ADEM delegates are small, intimate affairs and it was relatively easy to get elected or appointed.  But with Saturday’s elections in OC, turnout was massive and, sources in Northern California tell TheLiberalOC turnout in Silicon Valley was also huge even in the midst of a massive rainstorm that swept the area…

Thank You Loretta Sanchez

I was still living in Boston when one of the big stories from election day 1996 was the upset election of Loretta Sanchez to Congress over B-1 Bob Dornan.  I remember this nervous young woman on TV talking about phone calls she received from President Bill Clinton and Vice President Al Gore about doing whatever…

DPOC Endorsement Tango

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…

Sanchez is the overwhelming choice of Latino voters for US Senate

If you were at all curious about the impact of the Latino vote in the presidential and federal downticket races, NALEO’s survey of Latino voters offers this new survey. The poll covers states with a significant Latino population and there’s a state-by-state breakdown.  When we get to the US Senate candidates, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez holds…