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Tom Tait and Jose Moreno Headline Pro-Districts Panel Talk

Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait and Dr. Jose F. Moreno (leftist academic and would-be Anaheim councilmember) will be the featured members on a panel tomorrow night sponsored by the Arab-American Civic Council to discuss the impact of the recently adopted council districts map and sequencing. Joining them on the panel will be Mirvette Judeh. The panel is entitled “We The People’s ...

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Dates Set For Community Input On Drawing Council District Boundaries

The Advisory Committee of six retired Superior Court judges has set the dates for a series of public hearings at which the public can provide their input into where the boundaries of the coming council districts should be drawn. Per the City of Anaheim’s press release: During the first organizational meeting to gather input on drawing Anaheim’s City Council voting ...

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UPDATED: Council Districts To Be Adopted By End of 2015, Hopefully Sooner

The Anaheim City Council held a work shop yesterday on implementing Measures L and M. The former requires councilmembers henceforth be elected in by-district elections and the latter expands the council to six members. City staff laid out an implementation plan with a conservative timeline of adopting district maps sometime between September and December of 2015. Councilmembers made it clear ...

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70% of “Yes on Measure L” Precinct Walkers Were UNITE-HERE Local 11 Members

As exhaustively documented here (if nowhere else), UNITE-HERE Local 11 was one of the prime movers behind the two-year long march for by-district council elections that culminated in the “Yes on Measure L.” The militantly left-wing union provided many of the bodies – both directly and via its twin organization OCCORD — that attended Anaheim Citizens Advisory Committee on Elections ...

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Moreno’s Defeat Is A Tactical Loss, Measure L Is A Strategic Win for Anaheim’s Political Left

Leftist council candidate Jose F. Moreno finished a distant fourth place last week, despite the generous financial assistance of rich San Francisco Bay Area progressives. The newly-minted Democrat and Tom Tait ally declined to seek re-election to the Anaheim City School District Board off Education to make a run for the Anaheim City Council, and was the the de facto ...

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Measure L: Special Interest Groups—Outsiders—Want It

Several hundred thousand dollars have been contributed by outside organizations to ensure Anaheim voters approve Measure L, a vote to change the process for electing members to the Anaheim City Council. Does Anaheim need to elect members by district instead of at-large? (I also ask the same question regarding Measure M: Does the city council need six members instead of ...

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By-District Council Elections Initiative Will Be Called “Measure L”

The three initiatives on Anaheim’s November ballot have been christened with their letter names: Measure L: whether to replace at-large council elections with by-district elections. Measure M:  whether expand the city council from four to six members. Measure N:  whether to amend the “Anaheim City Charter regarding water and electric rates be amended to: update language regarding financial reserves, reaffirm ...

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