Tag Archive for Michele Martinez

Unfit for Office

We were hoping to never have to write about Art Pedroza ever again.  But his candidacy for a seat on the Orange County Board of Education (OC BoE) makes it necessary.  Readers know this blog won our second federal lawsuit against Mr. Pedroza in December 2011 for cybersquatting names associated with TheLiberalOC, some of our writers and…

Campaign Filings for 69th AD Have Juilo Perez in the Fundraising Lead

Julio Perez

Campaign reports filed yesterday in the 69th Assembly district race for the period between January 1st through March 17th give Labor activist Julio Perez a lead of about $17,633 in fundraising over his closest challenger. For the last filing period, Perez raised $68,070.84. His closest competitor, Santa Ana Council member Michele Martinez, raised $50,438.04 according to her report…

AD-69 Debate Scheduled

The candidates for AD-69 will participate in their first debate on March 29; the event is sponosred by Los Amigos of Santa Ana and will be conducted entirely in Spanish (with Englsh translation).  The details are below.  At last word, all candidates have accepted with the exception of Santa Ana City council member Michele Martinez.…

AD-69 Dueling Endorsements and Fundraisers..and a Debate!

There’s a whirlwind of activity in the hotley contested AD-69 race and word of the first debate.  AD-69 candidate Francisco Barragan tells us a debate is being organized by Dr. Guadalupe Mata, of Los Amigos in Santa Ana.  The debate will be conducted in Spanish.  There is no date and time for the debate and Barragan…