Tom Umberg

Cover art for OCB's 2021 October Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide.

Top Ten Stories for October 10 through October 16 include faith vs. COVID-19, a crowd-pleasing recipe, and a Long Beach traffic fatality. Top Ten Stories for October 10 through October 16 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Burned out …continue reading

featured graphc for California State Senator Dave Min representing District 37 after COVID-19

Senators Dave Min (D-Irvine), Tom Umberg (D-Santa Ana), and Steven Bradford (D-Gardena) released the following statement in response to Councilwoman Rhonda Bolton’s treatment at her first city council meeting. Senators Min and Umberg each represent portions of Huntington Beach in the State Senate, while Senator Bradford is the Chair of …continue reading

covert art for the July 2021 issue of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide

Top Ten Stories for July 18 through July 25 include Sacramento’s ongoing war against local zoning and the return of COVID-19. Top Ten Stories for July 18 through July 25 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Guest editorial: Say …continue reading

Tom Umberg

In response to news that U.S. Representatives Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Georgia) and Matthew Gaetz (R-Florida) were hoping to bring their “America First” rally and campaign to Orange County, Senator Umberg issued the following statement: Like many, I’m disheartened to hear that Reps Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz are hoping …continue reading

Tom Umberg

Senator Thomas J. Umberg (D-Orange County), Chair of the Senate Committee on Elections and Constitutional Amendments, and Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Menlo Park), Chair of the Assembly Committee on Elections and Redistricting, condemned the recent reports of unauthorized ballot drop boxes appearing throughout California. Metal containers marked “Official ballot drop-off box” …continue reading