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A Window to Make the Obama Supreme Court Appointment of Merrick Garland Stick

When you look at what Republican state legislators are doing in North Carolina to effectively strip an incoming Democratic governor of considerable power enjoyed by the previous Republican occupant of the Governor’s chair, it’s a stark reminder to Democrats that Republicans play dirty and often change the rules of the game in the middle of…

Becerra is new CA AG; Perez Files for His Seat in Congress

Lots of movement today in Sacramento.  Governor Jerry Brown has names Rep. Xaveir Beccera as the state’s first Latino AG to replace senator-elect Kamala Harris.  And former California Assembly speaker John Perez announced for Becerra’s soon to be vacant Congressional seat. From the LA Times, this story on Becerra. Perez took to Facebook to announce…

Sanchez Explains her Statements on Larry King about Muslims

The following statement has been released by the Loretta Sanchez for Senate campaign in regards to remarks she made about Muslims on the Larry King show last week. Statement by Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez: “As a member of Congress, I have maintained a strong friendship and partnership with the Muslim community for almost two decades. I…

Kamala Harris’s OC Endorsements Flip for Sanchez in Senate Race

There’s no doubt that Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez’s campaign is picking up steam; last Spring, Attorney General Kamala Harris announced a handful of Orange County endorsements for Senate.  Word today from the Sanchez campaign that a number of those endorsements have flipped to Sanchez. Here’s the press release: Local Orange County Leaders Switch Endorsements From Kamala…

Remember When Carly was the Catty One?

My Republican friends are so impressed with how well former HP CEO Carly Fiorina did at the Republican debate last night especially in responding to what Donald Trump said about her face a short time ago.  Let’s not forget that when she ran against Barbara Boxer for Senate in 2010, it was Fiorina who was…