Tag Archive for Loretta Sanchez

Rosie Avila won’t associate herself with SAUSD

I’m reviewing the filings for 47th Congressional District and it seems that Rosemarie “Rosie” Avila a 17 year veteran of the Santa Ana Unified School District (SAUSD) Board of Trustees won’t acknowledge that reality on her ballot designation. The designation she has chosen is Businesswoman/School Boardmember. Rosie is running for the Republican nomination to challenge…

Religious Right Tool Avila Not Seeking Re-Election?

I just received word from a very reliable source that Rosemarie Avila will not seek re-election to the Santa Ana School Board and will instead run for the 47th Congressional District seat currently held by Loretta Sanchez.  Avila pulled papers today for the Republican primary which could pit her against Minuteman Project founder Jim Gilchrist…

Dems making progress with Vietnamese voters

The LATimes had an interesting article yesterday regarding the advances that the Democratic Party of Orange County has been achieving in the OC Vietnamese community. This isn’t really a new phenomenon. Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez has built a strong relationship with the Vietnamese community in her district over the years. State Senator Lou Correa, has also…

Income Tax Assistance Day

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez is hosting an Income Tax Assistances day There will be experts from the Hispanic Internal Revenue Federal Employee Association to help in preparing tax returns as well as English, Spanish and Vietnamese speakers available to help. Income Tax Assistance Day Saturday, March 8, 2008 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.  Office of Rep.…

How I Was a Part of Making History

(Cross-posted at MyDD and Daily Kos) Wow… Just wow. After all these months of waiting, Super Duper Tuesday finally came upon us. And like all of you, I actually had a chance to vote in it as I’m a registered California Democrat. But you know what’s even more amazing? I got to personally take part…