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Sanchez Reacts to Obama/Biden Snub

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U.S. Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez Issued the Following Statement Regarding President Obama Endorsing Her Opponent in Historic Race Between Two Democrats: Said Rep. Sanchez: “I am disappointed that President Obama chose to endorse in an historic Senate race between two Democrats. I would think the Leader of the Democratic Party would be focused on defeating…

Obama/Biden Back Harris for Senate

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The Los Angeles Times is reporting that President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden have endorsed California AG Kamala Harris for US Senate. From the story: Harris’ ties to Obama and his administration stretch back more than a decade, even before he burst onto the national political scene. While she was still the San Francisco…

REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ APPOINTED AS CONFEREE FOR FY17 NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT

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  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), senior member of the House Armed Services Committee and Ranking Member of the Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee, has been formally appointed to the conference committee on the FY17 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi appointed Rep. Sanchez to work to negotiate a…

U.S. Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez Announces Higher Education Agenda

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Los Angeles – Today, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, candidate to replace retiring U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, met with college students and graduates to discuss her higher education priorities that she will pursue in the United States Senate. The plan, titled ‘College Education for All,’ includes 5 major priorities, including affordable $5/unit courses, 4-year degree programs in Community…

REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ STATEMENT AFTER SENATE FAILS TO ADVANCE COMMONSENSE LEGISLATION ON GUN VIOLENCE

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    Hot off the press from the Loretta Sanchez for Senate campaign, a strong statement from someone who has a clue on how to vote on gun violence.  Has anyone seen a similar statement from AG Kamala Harris about this that didn’t include a fundraising pitch? Here’s the press release: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez…

Big Night for Democrats in OC

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For the fist time, Democrats beat Republicans in voter turnout for a primary election in Orange County and there were several surprises with last night’s primary results.  Here’s a quick snapshot below: Polls tightened in California between Secretary Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders leading up to Tuesday night’s election.  With the Associated Press calling…

REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ STATEMENT ON LGBT PRIDE MONTH

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    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), member of the LGBT Equality Caucus, released the following statement in honor of LGBT Pride Month, which is celebrated during the month of June:  “During LGBT Pride Month, we celebrate the historic strides that LGBT Americans have made in the pursuit of equality, fairness, and civil…