Government (Page 196)

This week at the House Armed Services Committee, Subcommittee on Military Personnel hearing, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. listened to survivors, advocates, and former servicemembers about their experience in dealing with sexual assault cases in the U.S. military. The hearing testimony highlighted the limited training many commanding officers receive regarding …continue reading

Harley Rouda

The United States House of Representatives voted to pass the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act with four amendments authored by Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48), which recognize the epidemic levels of violence against transgender individuals, and strengthen sexual violence protection and prevention efforts on college campuses. All four amendments were agreed …continue reading

With the second installment of secured property taxes last timely payment date looming on April 10, Orange County Treasurer Shari Freidenrich reports that more than 150,000 individual taxpayers have not yet submitted their payments. Treasurer Freidenrich reminds taxpayers that it takes less than five minutes to pay property tax bills …continue reading

First District Orange County Supervisor Andrew Do officially announced his re-election bid and released his first ad, highlighting Andrew’s real progress towards ending homelessness, fighting for affordable and better access to healthcare for our veterans and keeping Orange County’s schools and streets safe.The campaign also launched a new website highlighting Supervisor …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Two letters from Representative Harley Rouda and the entire Orange County, California Congressional delegation were submitted to the House Committee on Appropriations. The two letters, supported by the Orange County Board of Supervisors, addresses funding for critical flood control programs through the county. “The Orange County congressional delegation stands united …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) voted today to condemn the Trump Administration’s legal campaign to take away American’s health care. H. Res 271 opposes actions taken by the Trump Administration to remove protections for Americans with pre-existing conditions, cancel co-pay and deductible caps, and halt assistance programs for seniors struggling with …continue reading

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced that, as a result of the court order secured by California, more than 373,000 Dreamers have had their Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) renewal requests granted since January 2018, despite the federal government’s efforts to rescind the policy. With these renewals, these individuals …continue reading

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Supreme Court supporting New York and other states in their victorious lawsuit challenging the Trump Administration’s addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. The federal government is asking the Supreme Court to reverse a U.S. District …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for Top Ten Stories for March 24 through March 30 include state-mandated sex eduction and illegal methamphetamine in Huntington Beach. The Top Ten Stories for Top Ten Stories for March 24 through March 30 stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and …continue reading