Tag Archive for winning

WDYT: 40th CD Planning Thread

As promised, I’m starting a discussion today on how to campaign & win in OC’s Congressional Districts. And today, we’re beginning with the 40th. Where should we start? Unfortunately, Democrat Christina Avalos only managed to earn 37.5% of the vote against Republican incumbent Ed Royce. However, the Presidential vote was much closer between McCain and…

How The West Was Won… And Lost

(Proudly cross-posted at C4O) This week has been nothing short of amazing! Barack Obama will be our next President. More and better Democrats will be going to Congress. The electoral map has undergone a major blue shift. So why has this whole experience been bittersweet at best for me? Well, all is not well in…

CA-44: Why Not?

Remember what I told you back in August? Remember what I said about Bill Hedrick? OK, so you don’t? Well then, let’s review the facts. Democrats have made HUGE strides here to close the Republican registration advantage to only about 11%, which was about the same gap in the 11th District up north where Jerry…

CA-46: Now Is the Time to Get Involved & WIN!

I said it to you yesterday… And I’ll say it again today. Now is the time to get involved! Please take a look at this important message from the Debbie Cook campaign, and please get involved! With Race in Dead Heat, National Organizations Get to Work for Cook Two national grassroots organizations are throwing their…

CA-46: Debbie Cook Has the GOP Running Scared!

Well, so much for Debbie Cook being “hopeless” or “crazy” or “just a sacrificial lamb”… Or whatever other insult the GOP hurled on her earlier this year when she decided to run for Congress against “Crazy Dana” Rohrabacher. Capitol Weekly now confirms what I and many other astute political observers in West OC have known…

Get on the Bus for Obama This Weekend!

Publisher’s Note: The Get On The Bus and California4Obama campaigns are independant volunteer efforts not affiliated with the official Barack Obama for President Campaign. In case you missed our notice last week, California4Obama will be organizing day trips to Nevada this weekend and every weekend between now and election day. As you all know by…