Tag Archives: Welcoming Anaheim

OC Labor Boss Derides Opponents of Sanctuary Cities As “Evil”

Does disagreement with the policy prescriptions of the progressive Left – particularly when it comes to identity politics – make one “evil”? Julio Perez, the executive director of the Orange County Labor Federation, seems to think so – judging by comments he made in April as a member of Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait’s Welcoming Anaheim immigration task force. Toward the ...

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Anaheim Office of Immigrant Integration?

One of the the ideas floated at the most recent Welcoming Anaheim immigration task force meeting was creating an Office of Immigrant Integration within Anaheim city government. During a discussion following a presentation by Rhonda Ortiz of USC’s Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration, task force member and progressive activist Julio Perez, the executive director of the Orange County ...

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Immigration Task Force: Tait, Moreno Oppose Full Transparency, Fueling Sanctuary City Concerns

Residents are wondering what’s really behind the “Welcoming Anaheim” immigration task force, a proposal by progressive Democrat Councilman Jose F. Moreno and Mayor Tom Tait. Concerns were only heightened after a recent exchange when Councilmember Kris Murray asked for full transparency for the task force meetings – which Tait and Moreno vocally opposed. The immigration task force is the latest in a ...

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UPDATED: Moreno Labels Murray Push for Transparency on Immigration Task Force “Dog Whistle Politics”

District 3 Councilman Jose F. Moreno tacitly played the race card during an exchange with Councilwoman Kris Murray over her request for full public transparency for the “Welcoming Anaheim” immigration task force – accusing her of playing “dog whistle politics” and claiming “people like you” intimidate Latinos. The progressive Chicano Studies professor – who has made greater transparency a priority ...

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Will Moreno/Tait “Welcoming Anaheim” Also Be Transparent Anaheim?

One of the items on this evening’s city council agenda concerns the Welcoming Anaheim task force cooked up by Councilman Jose F. Moreno and Mayor Tom Tait. The council has already approved its formation, although Councilmembers Kris Murray and Lucille Kring abstained and Councilwoman Denise Barnes voted no amidst concerns over the deliberate vagueness of the proposal in the context ...

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