SD37 special election

Moorlach the Winner in Unofficial Final In 37th Senate District Special Election

The unofficial final results are in and (barring the highly improbable) former OC Supervisor John Moorlach has defeated Assemblyman Don Wagner, 50.4% to 44.1%: Moorlach raised a competitive warchest, but was out-raised and out-mailed by Wagner. However, 20 years as a county elected office gave Moorlach a significant voter recognition advantage district-wide, magnified by the compressed time-frame of a special ...

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SD37 Update: NRA Endorses Wagner, Who Maintains A Massive Fundraising Advantage

Another day, another round of updates on the 37th Senate District special election… National Rifle Association Endorses Don Wagner The Wagner for Senate campaign today announced the National Rifle Association has endorsed Assemblyman Wagner’s candidacy: NRA ENDORSES WAGNER FOR STATE SENATE Encourages members to support the “Gun owners choice” for SD 37 IRVINE – The National Rifle Association (NRA) has ...

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#SD37 Watch: Another IE Mailer Hitting Moorlach; OC Supervisors Endorse Wagner

Another independent expenditure landed in 37th Senate District mailboxes yesterday:   This mailer is from the California Statewide Law Enforcement Association Independent Expenditure Committee (which so far has spent $29,875 on this race) and the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs (AOCDS) IE Committee (which has spent $14,965 thus far). The bad blood between Moorlach and the AOCDS goes back ...

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SD37 Update: Wagner and Moorlach Campaigns Tout GOP Endorsements

Two more mail pieces arrived at Casa Cunningham on Saturday: one from the Wagner campaign and one from the Moorlach campaign (our first voter contact from his campaign):             Here is the Wagner piece:           Both comparison pieces lead with endorsements from a Republican group and tout their respective conservative stances and ...

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SD37 Special Election: Don Wagner Sews Up Irvine Leader Endorsements

This came over the transom from the Don Wagner for Senate campaign: IRVINE LEADERS UNITE BEHIND WAGNER’S STATE SENATE BID Council Majority Backs Wagner Over Moorlach IRVINE – Irvine Mayor Steven Choi, Mayor Pro Tem Jeff Lalloway and Councilwoman Christina Shea announced today their support of Assemblyman Don Wagner’s campaign for State Senate. “As a longtime resident of Irvine, Don ...

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