WASHINGTON, D.C. â€“ Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-47), a member of the bipartisan Joint Economic Committee, today voted to extend middle-class tax cuts that will spur economic growth in Orange County and across the country. The Middle Class Tax Relief Act…
by Chris Prevatt • • 6 Comments
We have just learned that Assemblyman Van Tran has conceded defeat to Loretta Sanchez. We have confirmed that Tran called Sanchez directly this evening to concede. As of 5 pm today the Registrar of Voters showed Sanchez expanding her lead to 9,752 votes. In order to win, Tran would have needed to pull 80% of the remaining ballots.
by Chris Prevatt • • 13 Comments
The suspicious part of me thinks that number is more reflective of Tran’s estimate of the number of late absentee ballots his campaign (allegedly) helped illegally dump at polling places across the district. There is (allegedly) a long history of Tran’s team gathering ballots from voters, and delivering them for them to the polls. This is of course illegal, but that hasn’t stopped this funny business over the years Tran has held office.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 13 Comments
We’ve noted all along that Orange County is home to a half-million plus registered Democrats who are virtually ignored by the Orange County Register’s editorial pages (not the news pages, the folks who write the editorials).Â Let’s see how these…
by Claudio Gallegos • • 3 Comments
Re-elect Loretta Sanchez, Re-elect Lou Correa, Elect Alfredo Amezcua!
by Dan Chmielewski • • 12 Comments
In the kerfluffel between Irvine city council candidate and city council member Christina Shea, Irvine Republican “insiders” are declaring Shea “toast” as she leaves office.Â Of course, the Irvine Republican “insiders” include Adam Probolsky who writes for the Register’s Irvine…
by Chris Prevatt • • 2 Comments
â€œI am honored to have the support of Santa Ana law enforcement,â€ said Rep. Sanchez. â€œIn Congress, I have always fought to get our police officers the tools and resources they need to combat crime in our neighborhoods. Working together, we will continue to improve the quality of life for local families.â€