Tag Archive for Melissa Fox

Irvine Fundraiser for Sharon Quirk-Silva’s Assembly Race Tonight; Is Mrs. Norby’s Facebook Page Causing a Problem?

Irvine city council member Beth Krom and former Assembly candidate Melissa Fox will host a fundraiser for Fullerton Mayor Sharon Quirk-Silva’s AD-65 candidacy in Irvine tonight from 6-8PM. The the race for Assembly shaping up to a two horse race between Quirk-Silva and Norby, Republicans are putting a lot of pressure on Norby to crush…

Progressive Politics with Loretta Sanchez

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez held a fundraiser and get together at her Santa Ana home this afternoon and laid out her plan to seek re-election.  For OC Democrats, it was sweet music.  Sanchez plans to work hard to earn every vote and she isn’t taking this race for granted.  Namely, Sanchez has 80,000 new constituents, mostly…

The AD-70 Debate from Melissa’s POV

In the debate last night between the candidates for the 70th Assembly District, my Republican opponent again repeated his insistence our schools don’t need more funding, that women should be deprived of their reproductive freedom, and that our clean air standards should be eliminated. He also complained that I am supported by labor unions. I…

Our chat with Don Wagner

I met AD-70 candidate Don Wagner at the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce event in Irvine last Friday and we spent a few minutes talking about the upcoming election. The very first thing I said to Don was express my condolences at the loss of his son, who died the weekend before June’s primary due to…

Around South County: Bill Clinton, Sanchez, Krom, Fox, and more…

As I continue to travel around South County on my listening tour, I have been hungry for news on the election front. As it stands today, unless one looked at the actual signs, you wonder if an election actually existed. There is news, though: Giuliani is coming to OC to campaign for Van Tran and Carly Fiorina. But, there is also a bigger start coming to town too: Bill Clinton!!!

Around Town In South County….

It has been a interesting few days. I have been devouring the daily editions of the Register to get a sense of what is going on with the various campaigns while hanging out in Facebook too. If it was not for Facebook and the periodic reach outs I have done, I would be as much…