Tag Archive for Loretta Sanchez

The Daily Caller Gets It Wrong on Sanchez

There’s a story running in the Daily Caller, a Capitol Hill publication, that reported Rep. Loretta Sanchez asked about replacing wounded Congresswoman Gabby Giffords on the House Armed Services congressional subcommittee in light of her recovery from a gunshot wound to the head.  The story is false. “Gabby has always been one of the most…

Rep. Sanchez’s Reaction to the SOTU

Rep. Loretta Sanchez offered her insights into tonight’s State of the Union address by President Obama.  In this exclusive statement to TheLiberalOC, Sanchez said, “It (the speech) was long and somber and in some ways very detailed.  It was a tough speech.  It’s a tough speech to give.” “The president made the case for bi-partisanship tonight,” said…

The Holiday Greetings Pour In

  It’s Holiday card time, and some of our favorite politicos have been sending in their warmest season’s greetings to 2010’s best political blog (according to the OC Press Club). And while Loretta Sanchez’s card gets all the press, here’s a few to ponder and we’ll post more as they arrive.

Sanchez Urges Feds to Expedite IRS Review of OC Pension Changes

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-47), a member of the bipartisan Joint Economic Committee, today sent a letter to U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner urging him to expedite the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) review of Orange County’s proposed changes to its pension program. The changes, which have the support of Orange County’s largest union and Governor Arnold…

Dream Act Passes the House

  The Dream Act, legislation designed to give undocumented residents an easier path to citizenship, narrowly passed in the House of Representatives tonight.  The legislation moves on to the Senate where Senate Majority leader Harry Reid will push for passage. From the LA Times story: The House passed the bill 216 to 198. The Senate…