Tag Archive for SD-29

Updated: Irvine’s Shea Trying to Force Schott off City Council

Update:  Looks like Schott has been re-appointed to Mayor Pro Tem and the Mayor’s chair will go to Beth Krom until December 13.  Shea shared an update on Facebook accusing her council colleagues of a variety of underhanded things directed at her.  Meh. Shea’s post (all spelling/grammatical errors untouched and uncorrected): I think people are confused about…

JOSH NEWMAN wins election to STATE SENATE

Fullerton, CA – Josh Newman has won election to represent California’s 29th Senate District. The race, which was the final legislative election in the state where the outcome remained in doubt, was called by the Associated Press earlier today. In response to being declared the winner, Newman stated: “I am immensely honored to have earned…

BARACK OBAMA ENDORSES JOSH NEWMAN FOR CALIFORNIA’S 29TH SENATE DISTRICT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 31, 2016 WASHINGTON —Today Barack Obama endorsed Josh Newman in his race for California’s 29 Senate District. Newman is among a select group of state legislative candidates from around the country to be endorsed by Obama. The 29th District encompasses portions of Orange, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino Counties.   This…

Newman gets State Senate Endorsements for SD-29

Fullerton, CA – A half-dozen State Senators announced their endorsements of Josh Newman’s campaign to represent California’s 29th Senate District. The list of upper-house legislators includes Senators Jim Beall, Ed Hernandez, Ricardo Lara, Connie Leyva, Tony Mendoza, and Bob Wieckowski. In announcing their endorsements, Senator Ed Hernandez, whose district borders the seat Newman is seeking,…

Former Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva endorses Josh Newman

  Fullerton, CA – Former State Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva announced her endorsement of Josh Newman’s campaign for State Senate today. Quirk-Silva previously represented, and is again running to represent, the north Orange County-based 65th Assembly District, which has significant overlap with the Senate seat the Newman is seeking to represent. In announcing her support, Quirk-Silva…

LING LING CHANG SUPPORTER CHALLENGE OF JOSH NEWMAN’S BALLOT DESIGNATION IS DENIED BY JUDGE

Fullerton, CA – A supporter of Ling Ling Chang’s campaign for State Senate was unsuccessful in his attempt to prevent State Senate candidate Josh Newman from using the same ballot designation that he used in June’s Primary Election. In response to a complaint filed in Sacramento Superior Court, Judge Christopher Krueger validated the Secretary of…