Tag Archive for Voter Registration

Will Costa Mesa go to Districting System?

Costa Mesa fire-engine

The Sunday edition of the Daily Pilot raises the issue that changing the way Costa Mesa elects its city council might have a profound impact on the city’s growing Latino population.  There’s support growing to have the city move towards districting to ensure greater Latino representation on the city council and that is sure to…

Time to Change Occupy?

OccupyOC-Irvine Demonstrator

This post started as one designed to help OccupyOC-Irvine raise money for things the leaderless organization might need.  And as the reporting progressed, it’s turned into something … different. I placed an inquiry to Vern Nelson and Greg Diamond, both of whom have prominent roles within the leaderless movement that is OccupyOC-Irvine. I had noticed…

VotoLatino Event at DNC

Actress Rosario Dawson will be hosting an event on behalf of VotoLatino at the Democratic National Committee in Denver next month. Voto Latino, is a leading non-profit/non-partisan voter registration organization that aims to engage and empower the 7 million Latinos between 18-29.