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Mailer touting Benjamin Vazquez’ support for immigrants sent to Santa Ana’s white Republican voters
Benjamin Vazquez

A new campaign mailer appears to be promoting openly Socialist Santa Ana mayoral challenger Benjamin Vazquez, touting that he “recently met with President Obama to urge him to stop all deportations.” However the mailer appears to be a clever ruse to cost Vazquez votes. The mailer was sent only to non-Latino Republican households in Santa…

O.C. Sheriff’s Deputy arrested and charged with workers’ comp fraud and perjury

ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY PRESS RELEASE Case # 16CF2709 Date: October 21, 2016 OCSD DEPUTY ARRESTED ON CHARGES FOR COMMITTING INSURANCE FRAUD AGAINST COUNTY OF ORANGE SANTA ANA, Calif. – An Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) deputy was arrested today on charges for committing insurance fraud by failing to disclose his true physical abilities and activities…

A man was shot and wounded early today near Kennedy Elementary School
Santa Ana shooting

An unidentified man was in critical condition after being shot Saturday morning in Santa Ana, according to ABC News. The shooting was reported at 6:27 a.m. in the 1200 block of South Standard Avenue, according to the O.C. Register.

Is it a good idea to let the teacher’s union take over the SAUSD School Board?

The Santa Ana Educator’s Association, which is the union that represents Santa Ana’s public school teachers, is running a slate of candidates for the SAUSD School Board in this November’s election. The teachers clearly want to take control of the SAUSD School Board – but is that a good thing? The goal of any teachers’ union…

Angie Cano for the SAUSD School Board

Vote for Angie Cano

Michele Martinez for the OC Board of Supervisors

Michele Martinez Sign

The Teachers' Officially Endorsed Team