election 2020

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This evening, two nights after the 2020 General Election, I am updating the index page for Orange County Breeze “local electeds” and adding a new page for the 2021-2022 election cycle. Although California election results won’t be officially certified by the California Secretary of State until December 11, I want …continue reading

We are reporting on County results in Statewide and Countywide elections. For local election results outside our coverage area, please check with the Orange County Registrar of Voters. We must place front and center a disclaimer from the Orange County Registrar of Voters: *IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: Ballot estimates will expand as …continue reading

Although a California Supreme Court judge ruled yesterday that Gov. Newsom’s executive order mandating changes to State election statutes is unconstitutional under the California Constitution, we can’t undo what’s already done. But you can go vote! Find your most convenient ballot dropbox or vote center and make sure your voice …continue reading

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In an opinion issued on Monday, November 2, the Honorable Sarah H. Heckman, Judge of the California Superior Court, has ruled that California Gov. Gavin Newsom exceeded his emergency powers when he issued Executive Order N-67-20: There are two distinct reasons for finding the cause is not moot. First and …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for October 2020 include unemployment, CHP activity near Los Alamitos, and Lou Correa on Amy Coney Barrett. The Top Ten Stories for October 2020 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the month of November 2020 (excluding weather forecasts and events): Unemployment benefits paid …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for October 25 through October 31 include Amy Coney Barrett, wildfire evacuations, and more COVID-19 edicts from Gov. Newsom. Top Ten Stories for October 25 through October 31 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Congressman Lou …continue reading