Tag Archive for Vern Nelson

The Silence of the OC Labor Fed to #MeToo

A week ago, the Orange County Young Democrats announcement about alleged incidents of sexual abuse and sexual assault exposed the Democratic Party of Orange County (and the Phil Janowicz campaign) and the Orange County Labor Federation to charges that female interns were sexually harassed by men in power. The Voice of OC reports that internal…

The OJ Seat on the Anaheim City Council

Donna Acevedo-Nelson received 92% of the vote for the DPOC endorsement for Anaheim’s District 5 city council race at the Party’s August endorsement meeting, largely because she’s the only Democrat on the ballot. She’s also the wife on OrangeJuice Blog publisher Vern Nelson and fellow blogger Greg Diamond spoke of “twisting her arm” at the…

“Done with Dunn” Website Debuts

A new website link was sent to us that goes after former Sate Senator Joe Dunn.  Done with Dunn isn’t a blog, but it’s a collection of actual hardcopy news articles chronicling Dunn’s firing from the California State Bar designed to inflict damage on Dunn’s bid for Congress in CD-46. As far as sites go,…

Newman’s Biggest Supporter for SD-29 — Himself

Political newcomer Josh Newman is running as a candidate for SD-29 and in many ways, his candidacy resembles that of Bernie Sanders going up against Sukhee Kang (in the Hillary Clinton role) and State Rep. Ling Ling Chang (portraying Donald Trump) with a small exception.  Sanders has years in Government; Newman is a political novice.  Bernie’s…

Financial Disclosures for CD-46 Come In; Some Surprises

  Just like the DPOC pre-convention endorsement meeting on Saturday, fundraising for candidates in CD-46 narrowly went for former State Senator Lou Correa over former State Senator Joe Dunn, with Garden Grove Mayor Bao Nguyen bringing up the rear.  Quarter over quarter results show Correa gaining strength over Dunn while Nguyen’s fundraising was about half…