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New Video from Melissa Fox for Assembly

Last week, Governor Schwarzenegger announced a revised budget that included even deeper cuts to our elementary schools, our universities and community colleges, and health care for seniors. These cuts will be devastating to our community and obstruct our local economic recovery.

Melissa Fox: We must respect and serve our seniors

“Respecting and serving our seniors is more than a matter of policy; it is a moral issue. Our character as a community is defined in large part by how we treat those who have served and protected us. I will fight to stop these cuts and ensure that seniors have the health care they need to maintain their independence in their own homes.”

Another Report from the CUSD Picket Line

(Photo: LiberalOC blogger Heather Pritchard and AD-70 candidate Melissa Fox join striking CUSD teachers on the picket line.) Another day on the line… We were treated to free hot dogs by the Orange County Employees Association. They just showed up with a van and cookers and served us! They also see the writing on the…

Teachers on the Picket Line

A first hand account from a striking teacher: “It was a wonderful day. we had super turnout at Aliso Niguel High school, and wonderful student and parental support! Former students arrived to walk with us. We arrived bright and early to set up. It may be that the scabs thought they wouldn’t have to pass by us, but we started arriving before six AM. School was a disaster.”