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Luncheon for Justice Wallin Brings Smiles And Insight

October 5, 2015

Last Friday (10/02/15) the Foundation honored Justice Edward Wallin (ret.) with a luncheon at the Irvine Hilton.  Justice Wallin’s talk at the luncheon was full of logic, history, and humor.  As he spoke, Justice Wallin demonstrated why he is one of California’s most respected legal writers.  He is an excellent…

A Luncheon Honoring Justice Edward J. Wallin (Ret.)

September 3, 2015

YOU ARE INVITED A Luncheon Honoring Justice Edward J. Wallin (Ret.) One of the Very First Justices to Sit on What Lawyers Call “The Supreme Court of Orange County” Orange County is the only one of California’s 58 counties that has its very own Court of Appeal in Santa Ana….

Special Mid-Year Event Honoring Alex Padilla

July 9, 2015

An Intimate Dinner with Secretary of State Alex Padilla   On Saturday 08/01/15 the Foundation held its mid-year event.  The mid-year event is always an intimate dinner, honoring a Democratic luminary. This year we honored California Secretary of State Alex Padilla, the MIT-Educated Engineer who is making our Secretary of…

Foundation Chair Chastises Register for not Covering Sec. Clinton O.C. Visit

June 25, 2015

The below op-ed piece ran in the Orange County Register: Letters: ‘Journalistic malpractice’ for Clinton visit June 25, 2015 The Register is Orange County’s hometown paper. When the probable next president visits Orange County, it is that paper’s duty to report on it. But when former secretary of state Hillary…

A Luncheon Honoring Sue Savary

May 15, 2015

A few days ago (06/04/15) the Foundation held a luncheon that honored Sue Savary, Democratic Candidate for California’s 48th Congressional District and a proud Member of the Foundation.  Dr. Savary’s talk displayed her intelligence, her poise, and her deep knowledge of the issues facing her District, the County, the State,…

Loretta Sanchez Makes Her Case for Senate but Stops Short of Declaring Candidacy

April 21, 2015

The O.C. Register reports on Foundation luncheon honoring Loretta Sanchez. Loretta Sanchez makes her case for U.S. Senate, but stops short of declaring candidacy – OC Register 4.20.15

Loretta Sanchez Tests Senate Race

April 21, 2015

The L.A. Times reports on Foundation luncheon honoring Loretta Sanchez.” Loretta Sanchez tests Senate race – LA Times 4.20.15

A Luncheon Honoring James Redmond

April 20, 2015

On Monday, 05/04/15 we held a luncheon.  Retired Iowa State Senator Jim Redmond was our speaker, and Jim told us about the political/legal battles in which he had to engage to create a court from scratch.  Specifically, Jim created Iowa’s intermediate appellate courts.  His insights showed the intersection of politics,…

A Luncheon Honoring Loretta Sanchez

April 13, 2015

Dear Fellow Members of the Democratic Foundation of Orange County, On Monday, 04/20/15 the Foundation held a luncheon to honor one of our own members – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez. Loretta’s talk was informative and inspiring, and it reflected her warmth, her intelligence, and her knowledge. We are infinitely proud of…

A Luncheon Honoring Bao Nguyen

March 9, 2015

On March 30, 2015 the Foundation held a luncheon honoring Garden Grove Mayor Bao Nguyen.  Bao is the first and only Vietnamese-American to be the Mayor of a City with a population of over 100,000.  We look to Bao for great things in leading Garden Grove, our County, and in…