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Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-CA47), who will retire at the end of this term, is asking his constituents to tell him what Congress should make a priority during 2022. (See list below.) Everyone in California Congressional District 47 should be encouraged to fill out and submit a survey. Yes, everyone. Registered …continue reading

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Larry Elder announced he will not run for California Governor against Gavin Newsom in 2022. Instead, Elder has formed the Elder for America PAC, which will focus on helping Republicans take back the House and Senate, in addition to local races that effect public safety and education. The announcement comes …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for November 28 through December 04 include a big drug bust, a wrong-way driver, and Lakewood’s response to organized theft. Top Ten Stories for November 28 through December 04 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Huntington …continue reading

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A new Marquette poll shows that the Republican Party should really, truly consider coming up with somebody else besides Donald Trump to run for President in 2024: 73% of independents and 40% of Republicans do not want Trump to run for president in 2024: https://t.co/ymxBL83zWH pic.twitter.com/8TcjAFW8vt — John McCormack (@McCormackJohn) …continue reading

Editorial - Room with a View

On November 10, California Governor Gavin Newsom once again extended the pandemic emergency declaration, this time through March 31, 2022. His one-man rule continues, and it continues to provide a screen behind which Democratic members of the State Legislature can hide. That screen could be torn down at any time …continue reading

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Republicans want to ensure the replacement process for retiring California State Auditor, Elaine Howell will result in a qualified, impartial and nonpartisan candidate. This week the Senate and Assembly Republican Leaders and members of the Joint Legislative Audit Committee (JLAC) submitted a letter (pdf) to the Chair and Vice Chair …continue reading

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Recently, I explored Emily Hibard’s grandfather’s business being forced to sell their old functional trucks to meet increasingly stringent environmental regulations. With over 80 container ships sitting idly at the Los Angeles ports, the lack of trucks was one part of the problem. But there are many more government-created issues …continue reading

Editorial - Room with a View

Earlier this week, Orange County Breeze published a statement from Young Democrats of America, “the official youth wing of the Democratic Party of the United States.” I would like to respond personally. (Orange County Breeze is non-partisan.) Transparency note: I am a conservative Constitutional originalist. Currently, I am registered as …continue reading

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Top Ten Stories for October 24 through October 30 include the 562 area code, January 6 riot, and a fatal Long Beach traffic accident. Top Ten Stories for October 24 through October 30 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): …continue reading

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The public is invited to come the General Meeting of the La Palma-Cerritos American Association of University Women on Thursday, October 21,2021, at the La Palma Community Center at 7821 Walker Street in La Palma, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Guest speaker at 7 p.m. will be Professor Jodi Balma, …continue reading

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Robin Itzler, a longtime contributer to Orange County Breeze, urges American Jews to rethink their prejudice towards the Republican Party in an essay at American Thinker: In November 2008, I was devastated that Barack Hussein Obama was elected president, but reluctantly accepted his win, believing Americans were so overly focused …continue reading