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Election 2014 officially begins: Long Beach area candidates meet filing deadline
Though some candidates have been raising money and gathering support since early last year, Friday was the deadline to file for the June 3 primary.
The Orange County Register
Congressman nominates students to academies
Rep. Alan Lowenthal nominated 23 students from the 47th Congressional District for appointments to U.S. military academies for the 2014-15 academic year, including five students from Garden Grove and Westminster.
Democrats Who Oppose Keystone XL Pipeline Own Shares in Competing Companies
Democrats who oppose the Keystone XL pipeline have thousands of dollars invested in direct competitors to the company looking to build the pipeline, public records show.
VROC at the Tet Parade Was - There's No Better Word for It - Fabulous
The 2014 Tet Parade was fabulous. It was not just normally fabulous, but fabulous for the inclusion of VROC, the Viet Rainbow of Orange County, which patiently and firmly asserted its right not to be excluded from the parade - and won the right to march equipped not only with the traditional Vietnamese and American flags, but with the LGBT cultural ... (more)
Alan Lowenthal: A renewed call for gun violence prevention
Gun violence is plaguing our communities and our schools, and the damage it has done is heartbreaking.
The Fresno Bee
Capitol Alert: Ted Lieu hires big-name California consultants for congressional run
Gale Kaufman and Bill Carrick were tapped to help guide the Torrance Democrat's campaign for the seat of retiring Rep. Henry Waxman .