Tag Archive for South County

WDYT: 44th CD Planning Thread

Our series on winning OC’s Congressional Districts continues today as we head down south (or is that east?) to the 44th District. Of all the OC districts, none shocked the pundits or challenged “conventional wisdom” more than this one. And if we Democrats are as smart as we say we are, we should be able…

Sunday at Saddleback UPDATE

Last night, I found out that Soulforce has cancelled its action at Saddleback Church on January 18. I apologize to everyone here in the LOC community for posting what turned out to be wrong information. Hopefully, I caught this in time to make sure no one goes to Irvine at 8:30 AM expecting to see…

BREAKING: US Commerce Department Rejects Toll Road to Trestles

Hot off the presses! Foothill South toll road dealt major blow by U.S. Commerce Department The controversial Foothill South toll road, proposed to connect south Orange County with north San Diego County, was handed a major blow this morning when the U.S. Commerce Department announced it would uphold the state Coastal Commission’s rejection of the…

CA-Sen: Chuck DeVore’s Online Ad Is Going Viral!

Yes, you heard me right. Everyone’s talking about the first shot in what should be a fascinating 2010 Senate campaign! It’s just too bad for OC’s favorite radical right legislator that people are laughing at the video, not along with the video. Charles Lemos is having a good laugh about the Chuck DeVore for Senate…

Get Up & Get Moving for Equality!

Want to see Prop H8 repealed/overturned? Want to see marriage equality come to California, and stay once & for all? Want to see equality for all happen? How about joining the OC Equality Coalition in a very special day of action this Saturday, 12/13? We’ll be starting out at the corner of Alton & Culver…

WDYT: How Can We Win CA-44 in 2010?

Wow. James L at Swing State Project is taking notice. Our own 44th Congressional District shocked not just the OC politicos, but the entire national punditry. Bill Hedrick nearly unseated 16 year entrenched GOP incumbent Ken Calvert. So what do we do now? We are so tantalizingly close to winning here. What can we do…

On Joining the Impact in OC

It wasn’t just queer people. It wasn’t just straight people. It wasn’t just white people or black people or brown people. It wasn’t just Christian people or Jewish people or atheist people or people of other faiths. It was people. Period. It was about people coming together to support equal rights for all. It was…