District 3

Moreno, Ward Want to Selectively Silence Political Foes

Should elected officials decide who can participate in the democratic political process and who cannot? When politicians support using the machinery of government to dictate how individuals act and businesses operate, is it right or fair for those politicians to also demand the targets of government action surrender their right to advocate for themselves? Is that consistent with free and ...

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District 3: Anaheim Firefighters Endorse Mitch Caldwell For Anaheim City Council

  From the Anaheim Firefighters Association: Firefighters Announce Endorsement for Contested 3rd Council District Race Anaheim, CA. – September 7, 2018. The Anaheim Firefighters Association, Local 2899 is pleased to announce its support for candidate Mitch Caldwell to represent the City’s 3rd Council District. Caldwell is challenging incumbent Councilman Jose F. Moreno for the seat. According to Association President Rick ...

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New AUHSD Assistant Principal: No Ethnic Studies In School Equals “Structural Racism”

Jose Lara, the new Assistant Principal of Dale Junior High School in Anaheim, thinks public schools that don’t offer “ethnic studies” classes are guilty of “structural racism” and has praised violent communist leaders Che Guevara and Ho Chi Minh as role models for our youth. Jose Lara has a long-track as a radical leftist activist and leader of the Ethnic ...

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The Dearden’s Shopping Center Eyesore

The Dearden’s shopping center at the intersection of Euclid and La Palma has become a blight on the local community. It had been anchored by Los Angeles-based furniture and electronics retailer Dearden’s, but the 109-year old company never recovered from the Great Recession and shut it’s doors last year.  Now, a group of transients is encamped next to the empty Dearden’s ...

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Jose F. Moreno Criticizes OC Democrat Legislators For Being Too Moderate

During an interview last month on a progressive Internet program, Anaheim Councilman Jose F. Moreno criticized other Orange County Democrats for being too moderate in their politics. Moreno, a vocal Berniecrat who hails from the far-left of the political spectrum, specifically called out Rep. Lou Correa, Assemblyman Tom Daly and former Rep. Loretta Sanchez: I was told constantly, right, when ...

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Unions Win, Voters Lose: Council Majority Opposes Including Dollar Amounts In Minimum Wage Ballot Question

This November, Anaheim voters will weigh in on a union proposal to hike the minimum wage requirement for targeted Anaheim Resort businesses. Last week, The Tait-Moreno council majority voted to provide votes with less information on the wage initiative by excluding the dollar amounts of the wage hikes from the ballot question voters will consider. The original ballot question drafted ...

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Anaheim Police Association President Rebuts Jose Moreno’s Attacks

In an interview last month on a local Internet show, District 3 Council Jose F. Moreno tapped into boilerplate identity politics narrative to paint the Anaheim Police Association (APA) as a suspect group that engages in dog-whistle bigotry (click here for more). This prompted a powerful rebuttal from Edgar Hampton, the president of the APA, in a comment to our ...

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Anaheim City Employee Union Backing Moreno, Henninger for Council

The Anaheim Municipal Employees Association – the union that represents about 700 Anaheim city workers – is backing incumbent Councilman Jose F. Moreno in District 3 and Grant Henninger in District 6. Both men are Democrats, with Moreno occupying the far-left Berniecrat section of the spectrum. The AMEA – which is an affiliate of the powerful Orange County Employees Association ...

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Moreno: Anaheim Police “Shouldn’t Collaborate” With Federal Immigration Authorities

In an interview with a local progressive Internet program, District 3 Councilman Jose F. Moreno said the Anaheim Police Department should “work for the people” and therefore “it shouldn’t collaborate with immigration” and “federal agencies that really don’t seek to sustain people’s ways of lives.” Appearing on ITZ Happening on July 9, an Internet program hosted by two local left-wing ...

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District 3: Moreno Resorts To Dog Whistle Politics – Leftist Style

Councilman Jose F. Moreno, the left-wing Democrat running for re-election in District 3, described his Democrat opponent’s platform of re-focusing city government on “serving our neighborhoods, not grandstanding at City Hall” as Trumpism, while alleging the Anaheim Police Association stokes bigotry. Moreno made the charges while appearing July 9 as a guest on ITZ Happening, a local progressive Internet program: After ...

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