Tag Archive for Santa Ana

Loretta Sanchez to Speak to the OC Forum

This came over the wire. Orange County’s best Congressmember and defender of the common person, Loretta Sanchez (D-Santa Ana), will be addressing the Orange County Forum Luncheon this Friday, September 18th. You can find out more information www.ocforum.org. Loretta Sanchez, who bravely stood up against bailing out the haves by voting against TARP just one…

Celebrating 3 Years of Drinking Liberally in Santa Ana

Three years ago, on August 17th to be exact, Mike Lawson hosted the first gathering in Orange County for Drinking Liberally. We met at Memphis at the Santora in Santa Ana for what Mike hoped would be a regular weekly gathering place for Orange County Liberals. It’s wasn’t so much about drinking, rather it was about…

Santa Ana City Council to Vote on Station District

In reaction to the OC Register’s investigative reporting on the redevelopment debacle east of Downtown Santa Ana, the City Council has come back with a supposed plan to develop the blight they created. You can read the article HERE. The powers that be at the Santa Ana City Hall went in and bought up several…

Signing on to TheLiberalOC

HELLO LIBERALOC!!! It is an honor to be asked by Chris Prevatt and Dan Chmielewski to join their esteemed blogpen. I too have critiqued their lack of coverage in Central Orange County, the one current Democratic stronghold in the OC, so what a suprise when they asked me to be the one to fill this…

TheLiberalOC.com acquires SunnyD Blog

The following news release went out this morning. We figure our readers will be interested in this news. TheLiberalOC.com acquires SunnyD Blog Acquisition to bolster coverage of Santa Ana, Anaheim, Costa Mesa for Leading Liberal Blog based in Orange County SANTA ANA, California – August 14, 2009 – TheLiberalOC.com, a leading progressive political blog that…

Don’t Tell Miguel Pulido

“I didn’t speak to the mayor and so my supervisor suspended me for two days,” Cassandra Moye told the South Florida Times. Also from the same piece, “On Monday, August 3, 2009 at approximately 9:00 AM at the North Pavilion the disrespectful attitude you displayed to the Mayor was unacceptable,” George Edmunds, the city’s acting…

Drinking Liberally and Responsibly

With the arrest of Westminster City Councilmember Andy “Van Tran’s Henchman” Quach (R) for driving with a blood alcohol level of .26% posting a reminder about Drinking Liberally this week seems a bit, well weird. At any rate, we will be gathering at Memphis Thursday evening at 8:30 pm for our weekly liberal discussion group.…