Democratic Party of Orange County passes resolution to oppose immigration ban

The Democratic Party of Orange County Central Committee passed a resolution on Monday, February 27, 2017.RESOLUTION IN OPPOSITION TO TRUMP IMMIGRATION BAN WHEREAS, On Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Trump issued an Executive Order that would suspend refugee programs and bar refugees from seven (7) Muslim majority countries from entering the United States, directly threatening the lives … Continue reading Democratic Party of Orange County passes resolution to oppose immigration ban

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OC Democrats Adopt Gaza Resolution

Arab American Democrats of CA Commends DPOC Central Committee for Passing Resolution that Addresses Humanitarian Crisis in GazaORANGE, 9/22/14 -- The Arab American Democrats of California (AADCA) commends the Democratic Party of Orange County (DPOC) for adopting a resolution that addresses the humanitarian crisis in Gaza and calls upon our Democratic congressional delegation to encourage … Continue reading OC Democrats Adopt Gaza Resolution

2013 a Historic Year for Arab-American Democrats in California

I was pleasantly surprised when Julio Perez of OC Labor Federation tagged me in a Facebook post that linked to an OC Weekly blog, which listed the 'Best 5 People Running for Assembly Delegate' to the California Democratic Party in Orange County. Although Gustavo Arellano was not happy that, according to the article, I'm "a … Continue reading 2013 a Historic Year for Arab-American Democrats in California

Democratic Party of OC Passes Resolution on Syria

The following resolution was passed unanimously by the Democratic Party of Orange County (DPOC) at the DPOC Central Committee meeting on Monday, September 23, 2013:RESOLUTION CONDEMNING CHEMICAL WEAPONS ATTACK AND HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS AGAINST CIVILIANS IN SYRIA AND CALLING FOR FORCEFUL DIPLOMACY TO RESOLVE THE CONFLICTWHEREAS peaceful protests that began in March 2011 against the … Continue reading Democratic Party of OC Passes Resolution on Syria

Learning from Janet Nguyen’s Close Victory

From The Independent Monitor (April 2007)The Vietnamese American community in Orange County flexed its muscles and demonstrated its political clout by electing Janet Nguyen in an unprecedented race for the a County Supervisor seat in the first district that includes Santa Ana, Westminister, and Garden Grove.It did not matter that the GOP- backed Santa Ana … Continue reading Learning from Janet Nguyen’s Close Victory