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January 20th Luncheon Honoring Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva

January 3, 2017

Start the New Year Out Right! Join Us to Celebrate – Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva’s Victory in Re-Taking Her Seat in the State Assembly! The Democratic Foundation of Orange County will hold a noon luncheon in honor of Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva on January 20, 2017 – and you’re invited!  Sharon ran…

While Trump backers, critics differ on his cabinet picks, few surprised they’re unorthodox

December 22, 2016

Dear Members and Friends of the Foundation,   Please see the following article from the Orange County Register. Foundation Chairman Dan Jacobson comments on recent cabinet picks.  While Trump backers, critics differ on his cabinet picks, few surprised they’re unorthodox

2016 Annual Dinner

December 22, 2016

Dear Members and Friends of the Democratic Foundation of Orange County, On 11/20/16 the Foundation held its 2016 Annual Dinner. We celebrated our November wins and we grieved our losses, including Clinton vs. Trump; and we did it all together. We broke bread with each other, and we propelled each…

DFOC 2016 Annual Dinner

October 3, 2016

Please join us for the: Democratic Foundation of Orange County 2016 Annual Dinner Sunday, November 20, 2016   At the Hilton Irvine This Year’s Honorees Are: The Honorable Betty Yee California State Controller The Wylie A. Aitken Award for Excellence in Leadership    The Honorable Jerry Patterson      U.S. Congressman (ret.); Mayor of Santa…

GOP advantage in O.C. slips to 4.7 percentage points

September 30, 2016

Dear Members and Friends of the Foundation,   Please see the following article from the Orange County Register regarding the quickly-changing voter registration numbers in Orange County.   GOP advantage in O.C. slips to 4.7 percentage points

2016 Democratic Foundation of Orange County Endorsements

September 20, 2016

Democratic Foundation of Orange County 2016 PAAC Endorsements     President and Vice President              Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine   US Senator                                          Loretta Sanchez     California Federal Races – California House of Representatives   38th District                            Linda Sánchez   39th District                            Brett Murdock   45th District                            Ron Varasteh…

A Luncheon Honoring Melissa Fox

September 13, 2016

Dear Members and Friends of the Democratic Foundation of Orange County,   On 09/07/16 the Foundation held a luncheon in honor of Irvine Community Services Commissioner Melissa Fox.  Melissa is running for a seat on the Irvine City Council.   Melissa spoke on a wide range of issues concerning Community…

A Luncheon Honoring Sharon Quirk-Silva

August 29, 2016

Dear Foundation Members and Friends of the Foundation,   On 08/02/16 the Foundation held a luncheon honoring Sharon Quirk-Silva, who we are trying to get the people of the 65th Assembly District to re-hire as their assemblywoman. Boy, did Sharon demonstrate at the luncheon why she should be elected. She…

September 7th Luncheon Honoring Melissa Fox

August 15, 2016

The Democratic Foundation of Orange County cordially invites you to a luncheon honoring Irvine community leader Melissa Fox. As a Commissioner on the City of Irvine Community Services Commission, Melissa plays an important role in the improvement of Irvine’s public spaces and community programs. Melissa’s run for Irvine City Council…

Irvine is Blue; O.C. Almost there; Jacobson Op-Ed in Today’s Register

August 5, 2016

A recent Register article about Irvine served to perpetuate the myth that Orange County is still conservative. In a story entitled, “Irvine’s roots more rock n’ roll than beige,” Irvine was referenced as “a city known as a Republican stronghold.” But, on the very day of the story’s publication, the…