Orange County Breeze
News of Northwest Orange County, CA

Southland Credit Union | bank local. support local. | your Community Credit Union since 1936.

(Click above for more information.)

Alamitos Eye Care | Supports LAUSD, LAEF, and Youth Center Programs | 562-430-6161 | 10951 Cherry St., Los Alamitos

(Click above for more information.)

Come meet our store manager Jesse! | 5051 Lincoln Ave., Cypress, CA 90630  714-252-4862

(Click above for more information.)



 
 

 
2015 official portrait of Assemblywoman Young Kim.

Young Kim’s AB 419 to help small businesses passes Assembly

AB 419, authored by Assemblywoman Young Kim (R-Fullerton), passed the State Assembly today with a vote of 72-0. This legislation requires the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) to post the state r...
by courtesy
0

 

Subscribe to our daily morning email news update!


 
Vote-Ballot-MCS

Bipartisan bill H.R. 2501 would protect independent redistricting

Congressman Alan Lowenthal and Congressman Dana Rohrabacher on May 21 introduced bipartisan legislation to preemptively protect the will of voters across the country from a possible decision by the U.S. Supreme Court that could...
by courtesy
0

 

Subscribe to our daily morning email news update!


 
Travis Allen, California Assembly, 72nd District, Huntington Beach

Travis Allen condemns Democrats holding back AB 89

This week, Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) announced that Assembly Bill 89, which would have exempted public schools from the state sales and use tax, was held by the Democrats in the Assembly Committee on Revenue...
by courtesy
0

 
 
Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez speaks after the promotion of Major General Keith D. Jones. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Field Poll shows voters not yet paying attention to next year’s California Senate race

A new Field Poll (pdf) shows voters not yet paying attention to next year’s California Senate race — but those that are paying attention are split strongly along ideological or party lines. California voters appear ...
by courtesy
1

 

 
Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez speaks after the promotion of Major General Keith D. Jones. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Democrat identity politics on collision course in race to replace Barbara Boxer

The only way a Republican could get elected to replace Barbara Boxer as the junior United States Senator from California is if a multi-candidate collision occurs in the 2016 jungle primary that leaves Republicans as the top-two...
by shelley
3

 

 
Israeli flag, courtesy of Wikipedia.

California HR 22 to honor founding of Israel on May 14

Assemblyman Travis Allen introduced House Resolution 22 to honor May 14, 2015 as the 67th anniversary of the independent Jewish state of Israel. “I introduced House Resolution 22 to honor and recognize the creation of the ind...
by courtesy
0

 

 
2015 official portrait of Assemblywoman Young Kim.

Assemblywoman Young Kim issues statement opposing AB 277

Today I voted against AB 277 in the State Assembly. The legislation seeks to increase the number of cities that can be sued over their city council elections; lawsuits like Paik v. City of Fullerton. I support the transition to...
by courtesy
 

 
 
Election-Day_hat-and-flag

2010 California Senate nominee Carly Fiorina declares 2016 presidential election run

Former technology executive Carly Fiorina has announced her intent to run for the Office of the President of the United States of America during the upcoming 2016 presidential election. A Republican, Fiorina had previously run ...
by Katie
 

 

 
California-State-Senate

Senate committee refuses to pass SB 381 to protect Pathways teachers

Members of the Senate Education Committee bowed to union pressure today and refused to support legislation authored by Senate Minority Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) that sought to strengthen and promote the highly successful ...
by courtesy
 

 
 
Chloe Carpenter and Janet Nguyen participate in 2015 Advocacy Days. Photo courtesy of Rossmoor-Los Alamitos Women Federated.

Rossmoor-Los Al RWF participates in Advocacy Days

To introduce young women to the workings of state government, local high school student Chloe Carpenter participated in California Federated Republican Women (CFRW) Advocacy Days. Carpenter, a junior at Los Alamitos High School...
by courtesy
 

 

 
California State Senator Bob Huff

Huff body camera bill SB 175 passes Senate Floor vote

Legislation designed to improve relationships between law enforcement and the communities they serve is moving to the State Assembly after receiving unanimous support during a Senate Floor vote. SB 175, authored by Senate Minor...
by courtesy
 

 
 
2015 official portrait of Assemblywoman Young Kim.

Democrats block Young Kim school legislation, AB 734

Democrats on the Assembly Education Committee blocked legislation by Assemblywoman Young Kim, R-Fullerton, to give parents another opportunity to reform chronically low-performing schools. “I’m disappointed that the Majorit...
by courtesy
 

 

 
Vote-Ballot-MCS

Guest Editorial: Leroy Mills on Buena Park Measure A

“Measure A” is an internal local control issue for the City of Buena Park. Numerous officials from the California State Senate, State Assembly, Orange County Board of Supervisors, Chamber of Commerce, OC Taxpayers A...
by courtesy
 

 
 
Buena-Park-city-seal-20100928

Buena Park School District Board of Education opposes Measure A

Citing Measure A’s assault on the good planning process that has worked well for the residents and students of Buena Park since its inception, the Buena Park School District Board of Education voted Monday night to officially...
by courtesy