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Orange County Business Council Endorses Loretta Sanchez For U.S. Senate

Loretta Sanchez with local technology business leaders (c) 2010 TheLiberalOC

  Orange, CA– Today, the Orange County Business Council (OCBC) endorsed Loretta Sanchez for the United States Senate to replace retiring Senator Barbara Boxer, citing Sanchez’s commitment to securing California’s water supply through infrastructure projects that create jobs and strengthens the economy. “In her 20 years in Congress, Rep. Loretta Sanchez has consistently been the…

OC Business Council Backs Correa for Congress

From File: State Senator Lou Correa addressing the Senate during Floor Session

  Orange County Business Council says “Correa is the ideal candidate to represent the region in Congress” in backing his CA-46 bid SANTA ANA, CA— Keeping up his torrid pace of locking down important endorsements, today former State Senator Lou Correa landed the sought-after support of the Orange County Business Council in his campaign for California’s 46th…

Choi makes unsubstantiated claim about creating jobs in Irvine

BaughandChoi-pimped

Do you think a Mayor of a mid-size city (populations of more than 150,000 to 450,000) can affect policies that led to private sector job growth?  Unless it’s a city contract, it’s doubtful.  But Irvine Mayor Steven Choi is claiming that among his accomplishments as mayor is decreasing Irvine’s low unemployment rate from 5.6 percent…

Medical Device Tax Concerns Overblown

The Orange County Business Council’s Lucy Dunn posted a blog item on the OCBC’s blog expressing concern about the Medical Device Tax that its part of the Affordable HealthCare Act hurting Orange County’s local economy due to the large number of medical device makers here in Orange County.  Dunn’s concerns echo that of any new…

OCBC Backs Alderete for Santa Ana’s Ward 3 Council Seat

The Leading Orange County Business Organization, OCBC, Endorses Eric M. Alderete for Santa Ana City Council – Ward 3 Santa Ana, California – Eric M. Alderete’s campaign for Santa Ana City Council (Ward 3) received a vote of confidence from the business community.  Alderete announced today that the Orange County Business Council (OCBC) endorsed his…

Tom Daly’s AD-69 Campaign Gains Momentum

A combination of campaign experience, political savvy, and mis-steps by younger and less experienced opponents, combined with the self-destruction of the only Republican in the race, seem to be giving an edge to the AD-69 candidacy of OC Clerk Recorder Tom Daly. While’s he’s been running behind Labor leader Julio Perez and Santa Ana Council woman Michele…

A Trokia of Democratic Fundraisers

In no particular order, this post has details for three fundraiser for three Democratic candidates running for three different offices.  In no particular order, a fundraising announcement for Fullerton Mayor Sharon Quirk-Silva who is a candidate for AD-65, a fundraiser for Jordan Brandman who is a candidate for Anaheim City Council, and a fundraiser for…