2014 Election

OC Labor Federation Injects Another $10,000 Into “Yes on Measure L” Campaign

The Left continues to pour money into its effort to change the rules of how the Anaheim City Council is elected in order to produce elections results more to their liking, i.e. the election of left-of-center councilmembers to adopt left-of-center policies. The latest donation comes from the Orange County Labor Federation, AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education (COPE), which on Thursday, ...

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Gail Eastman Precinct Walk Tomorrow, Saturday, September 20

This came over the transom today from Councilwoman Gail Eastman’s re-election campaign:  Friends, It’s time to get out and talk to the voters in Anaheim! I’m excited for our Precinct Walk TOMORROW, September 20. Stop by my house anytime between 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. to pick up campaign brochures, and signs so you can visit with voters in your ...

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The Strange Journey of Brian Chuchua

Elfin-visaged Brian Chuchua is a fixture at Anaheim City Council meetings and a member of a gadfly claque that spends its time and energy attacking the council majority and singing hosannas to Mayor Tom Tait. He’s one of two known members of CATER, which styles itself as a group of Anaheim taxpayers who support “economic responsibility.” He is a Republican ...

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SD34 Watch: Taxpayer Groups to Solorio – “Stop Misleading Voters”

This just came over the transom from the Janet Nguyen for State Senate campaign: Taxpayer Groups To Jose Solorio – “Stop misleading voters” Call For Jose to Stop Claiming He Protected Prop 13 Seal Beach, CA – – Two of California’s largest taxpayer protection organizations joined forces today to call out Jose Solorio for attempting to mislead voters about his ...

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Defection from Team Tait: Pastor Stephanie Stieler Quits Tait Campaign, Endorses Lorri Galloway

Anaheim Insider here. According to TheLiberalOC.com, a member of Tom Tait’s re-election campaign staff has quit his campaign and endorsed rival mayoral candidate Lorri Galloway, who was termed off the City Council in 2012: TheLiberalOC has learned that Pastor Stephanie Stieler, who served as a field operations manager for Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait’s re-election effort, has resigned from the Tait ...

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With An Eye On Unionizing More Hotel Workers, UNITE-HERE Pours More Money Into Campaign for By-District Elections

Of the thousands of hotel workers in the Anaheim Resort, only those at a few hotels are actually paying dues into UNITE-HERE Local 11 coffers. UNITE-HERE would love to change that, and to that end has been one of the main forces behind the push to change Anaheim City Council elections from at-large to by-district. Yesterday, UNITE-HERE Local 11 poured ...

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Gail Eastman Fundraiser on Sept. 24 at The White House in Anaheim

This came over the transom yesterday from Councilwoman Gail Eastman’s re-election campaign: Friends, My fundraiser lunch at the Anaheim White House Restaurant is a little over a week away! There are still spots available and I would love to see you there. Please join me for a fundraiser luncheon on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m hosted ...

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Revealing Interview with Lorri Galloway On Fox News 11

Lorri Galloway was interviewed on September 5 on Fox News LA by anchor Tony McEwing and OC Register editorialists Brian Calle and Joseph Perkins, as part of a series of “You Decide 2014” interviews with local candidates. I found it well worth watching. Not so much because one learns anything new about Lorri Galloway, but because one gets a better sense of how ...

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John Leos Hosts Fundraiser for Jose Moreno

Jose Moreno’s city council campaign e-mailed out this fundraising invite today: Dear Friend, With Election Day arriving in less than 9 weeks the Dr. Jose F. Moreno campaign is sprinting towards the finish line, BUT WE NEED YOUR HELP! October is Voter Outreach Month and our community-centered campaign needs YOUR help more than ever to raise the money that we ...

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