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Orange County Clerk-Recorder Hugh Nguyen is proud to announce that his department is a recipient of a 2021 Innovation Award from the California State Association of Counties (CSAC) for its Hitched at Honda Center Program in the Disaster and Emergency Response/Management category and rural population category. The award is the …continue reading

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Former Long Beach City Vice Mayor Dee Andrews announced his endorsement of City Councilwoman Suzie Price for Long Beach City Mayor. “I am proud to endorse Councilwoman Suzie Price to be our next Long Beach Mayor,” says Andrews. “Working alongside Councilwoman Price for many years on the Long Beach City …continue reading

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Senator Min (D-Irvine) announced his Senate Bill (SB) 286 advanced out of the Senate Elections Committee. The bill would require elections for seats on the Orange County Board of Education—the most important body for K-14 education in the county—to be held during the November general election. “This bill is based …continue reading

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Supervisor Katrina Foley announced that the Orange County Board of Supervisors approved Emergency Paid Sick Leave (EPSL) program for County employees, effective from December 31, 2021 to April 7, 2022. This will ensure the health and safety of employees and the public by providing up to 40-hours of paid sick …continue reading

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Long Beach Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell announced his endorsement of City Councilwoman Suzie Price for Long Beach City Mayor. “I wholeheartedly endorse Councilwoman Suzie Price to be the next Mayor of Long Beach,” says O’Donnell. “Suzie is the best candidate to rapidly address homelessness and ensure our neighborhoods are safe for …continue reading

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CAL FIRE announced the availability of up to $24 million in grants for projects that support the creation of a robust and diversified wood products market to help meet California’s forest resilience goals. CAL FIRE’s Wood Products and Bioenergy Program, which seeks to maintain and enhance the forestry sector of …continue reading

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Republican candidate for the 70th Assembly District, Ted Bui, announced receiving the endorsement of the Fountain Valley Police Officers’ Association (FVPOA). FVPOA President Isaac Marquez said, “Based on our comprehensive internal process, your distinguished career, qualifications, record of support for public safety and following the laws, our own inquiries and …continue reading

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U.S. Representative Young Kim (CA-39), one of the first Korean American women to serve in Congress, introduced a bipartisan resolution with fellow California Rep. Jimmy Gomez (CA-34) to designate January 13, 2022 as National Korean American Day.  76 colleagues including fellow Korean American Reps. Michelle Steel (CA-48), Marilyn Strickland (WA-10) …continue reading

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New reports from the California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) find a dramatic increase in the use of behested payments, especially through the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The FPPC, California’s governmental ethics and campaign disclosure agency, found State elected officials behested up to thirty times as much money in 2020 compared …continue reading

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Four days and only silence from Jay Chen who owes California’s families and small businesses an explanation for why he supports a radical government takeover of health care that will double taxes. “Everything from gas to groceries are at all-time highs and Jay Chen wants to double taxes on working …continue reading

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U.S. Representative Young Kim (CA-39), who serves on the House Science, Space and Technology Committee, released the following statement on Senate Democrats’ tying federal takeover of elections to a bipartisan bill to encourage U.S. space innovation. Congresswoman Kim helped introduce the NASA Enhanced Use Leasing Extension Act (H.R. 5746), which …continue reading