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Nick Anas to step down from DPOC Position

Nick Anas

Nick Anas, the executive director of the DPOC, will step down from this post at the beginning of the new year to accept a position in the private sector here in Orange County, the LiberalOC has learned. Nick was a mainstay in the OCYD organization and a key member of Beth Krom’s congressional team in…

Three Cheers for the Underdog

Why do some candidates run against all odds?

The Orange County Register ran a great story about political underdogs over the weekend that brought to light the motivation of candidates who run for elective office, in spite of all the odds against them in unseating an incumbent official. The story featured Suzanne Savary who is challenging Congressman Dana Rohrabacher and Peter Anderson, who is challenging Congressman Ed Royce.

Irvine Republicans Bitch about Veterans

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Sometimes, it’s not hard to come up with topics to write about and this is an easy case.  Irvine City Commissioner Allan Bartlett has moved from McCarthyism to anti-Veteranism in two weeks time with this tweet after last night’s city council meeting. Allan Bartlett‏@allanbartlett 15h So the vets coming to demand a cemetery at the…

Two OC Democrats Makes 40 Under 40 List

In the spirit of celebrating leadership in response to new challenges for changing times, New Leaders Council, the country’s premiere leadership training program, today announced the winners of this year’s 40 Under 40 Leadership Awards, which includes honors for two of Orange County’s very own progressive leaders, Dr. Faisal Qazi and Nicholas Anas. “We announce…

DPOC backs Sarmiento for Santa Ana City Council

Vincent Sarmiento has received the endorsement from the Democratic Party of Orange County for Santa Ana City Council’s Ward -1 seat. The Democratic Party of Orange County represents democrats in the fifth largest county in the nation. The party believes Councilman Sarmiento is the best and most capable candidate to represent the residents of Santa…

DPOC Executive Director Punched in Santa Ana

Nick Anas

Buying a cup of Joe in America’s Fourth Safest City (according to Forbes) should be a reasonably safe activity.  But Nick Anas, the executive director of the Democratic party of Orange County, got a little jolt today with his coffee that had nothing to do with an extra expresso shot.  Anas was assaulted by a…