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15 Dec
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After decades in the shadows, O.C. liberal activists take center stage

(From the Orange County Register, by Martin Wisckol) It started with the Women’s March, the day after Donald Trump was sworn in as president. The event, which took place in more than 400 U.S. cities, was touted as the country’s largest ...

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13 Nov
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Political handicapper Scott Lay moves CA-45 from “leans Republican” to “toss-up.”

As noted by Martin Wisckol in the O.C. Register, Sacramento-based political handicapper Scott Lay has updated his forecast for several California congressional district races.  Among other changes in Orange County, Lay has moved the odds of a Democratic challenger displacing ...

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11 Nov
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California’s GOP members of Congress targeted in new ads over Republican tax plan

by Seema Mehta for the L.A. Times Five of the state’s GOP members of Congress are being targeted in television advertisements that began airing Saturday about the Republican tax reform plan that would disproportionately impact residents of high-tax states such ...

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09 Nov
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Rohrabacher downplays effect of lower mortgage interest deduction

By Sara D. Wire for the L.A. Times Rep. Dana Rohrabacher downplayed the effect of the lower mortgage interest deduction in the GOP tax bill Tuesday, saying that people who buy homes in the future will make up a small number ...

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09 Nov
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Democrats Target Conservative Stronghold: Orange County

by Scott Shafer from the California Report All you need to do is fly into Orange County’s John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana to be reminded of the county’s past history as a bastion of conservative values . . . ...

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09 Nov
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Democratic wins Tuesday a reason for California Republicans to be nervous

By John Wildermuth   There were no partisan elections in California Tuesday, but the state’s Democrats won big . . . READ MORE HERE

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09 Nov
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Statewide Democratic Activists to Run Millennial Candidates in Orange County

From the Liberal OC by Dan Chmielewski SACRAMENTO, CA (October 27, 2017) – A statewide coalition of young activists and Democratic elected officials including Board of Equalization Member Fiona Ma and Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon announced today they will target ...

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20 Aug
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Flip the 49th Makes Waves

From DailyKos: On the last Saturday in July, in Vista, north of San Diego, over 200 people gathered to rally for the 2018 defeat of Republican Congressman Darrell Issa. Local members of the California Assembly spoke. A caravan of union members ...

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