The 69th Assembly district contest has positioned democratic friends against friends, old guard versus next generation leaders, and unions against business interests. It’s a battle among frenemys in the Democratic Party. Adding fuel to the battle Julio Perez walked away on Saturday with the support of a majority of state party delegates supporting his endorsement.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 18 Comments
Anaheim school board member Jordan Brandman will announce his candidacy for the Anaheim City Council at an event next week. Brandman, one of the Democratic Party’s youngest and most successful elected officials, has already lined up considerable support for his…
by Claudio Gallegos • • 5 Comments
Last Thursday at Angel’s Stadium, I ran into our esteemed Assemblyman Jose Solorio. I noticed he was collecting signatures to run for his third and final term in the Assembly. Has it been that long already that he is at his final term? WOW, time does fly. So I thought to myself, what happens come 2012 when he is termed out of the Assembly.
by Claudio Gallegos • • 21 Comments
So now we come to the infamous race for the 34th Senate District in 2006, when the Republicans tried tooth and nail to try and take back Central Orange County. Of course when one rival party is trying to retake…