Tag Archives: Lorri Galloway

Lorri Galloway Jumps Into Mayor’s Race

Former Anaheim Councilmember Lorri Galloway has filed to run for Mayor this year, altering the landscape in what was shaping up as a two-person contest between Mayor Harry Sidhu and OC Fair Board member Ashleigh Aitken. All three were on the ballot in the 2018 mayoral election, in which Sidhu narrowly edged Aitken. “In the last 5 to 6 years, ...

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Anaheim Mayoral Race: Now OCEA Turns Its Fire On Lorri Galloway

After spending big money attacking GOP mayoral front runner Harry Sidhu and promoting GOP spoiler candidate Cynthia Ward, the Orange County Employees Association – which represents 16,000 County of Orange employees as well as Anaheim city employees – has turned its guns on another mayoral candidate: former Anaheim Councilmember Lorri Galloway. Earlier today, the OCEA Independent Expenditure Committee reported spending ...

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Do Mayoral and Council Candidates Support or Oppose Allowing Needle Exchange Program In Anaheim?

Last month, the Anaheim City Council voted in closed session to join the County of Orange lawsuit to prevent the OC Needle Exchange Program (OCNEP) from operating a free syringe program for drug addicts in Anaheim, Orange, Santa Ana and Costa Mesa.  The County filed suit after the state Department of Public Health approved OCNEP’s plan to operate a mobile ...

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Mayor 2018: Lorri Galloway Raises $117,000 for Campaign

Former Anaheim Councilwoman Lorri Galloway reported raising more than $117,000 for her mayoral campaign. According to her Form 460 campaign disclosure report covering January through December 2017, Galloway raised $17,447 in contributions while loaning her campaign another $100,000. All told, her campaign cash-on-hand is $116,746.26. Galloway is holding a Superbowl party campaign fundraiser on February 4: Galloway, a Democrat, announced ...

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More #MeToo: Anaheim Mayoral Candidate Lorri Galloway Accuses Orange Juice Blog Publisher of Sexual Assault

#MeToo in OC has veered in a new direction as former Anaheim City Councilwoman Lorri Galloway, a Democrat running for Anaheim mayor in 2018, took to Facebook to publish an allegation she was sexually assaulted six years ago by the publisher of the Orange Juice Blog, a local progressive political site that is markedly inclined toward making politics personal. Galloway’s ...

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Lorri Galloway Announces Candidacy For Anaheim Mayor, Pledges “We Can Do Better”

Former Anaheim Councilwoman Lorri Galloway announced her candidacy for Anaheim Mayor today, promising to focus on affordable housing, homelessness, crime and growing the Anaheim Resort. She joins a growing field of credible candidates competing for the voters’ nod in 2018. Standing on the steps of Anaheim City Hall and interspersing her speech with Spanish, Galloway said “I believe in Anaheim, and ...

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Mayor 2018: Lorri Galloway To Announce Candidacy On October 11

Former Anaheim Councilwoman Lorri Galloway is the latest to join the fray in the race to succeed Mayor Tom Tait, who is termed out in 2018. Galloway will make her formal announcement tomorrow at noon in front of Anaheim City Hall. She filed her formal candidacy paperwork yesterday, October 9. According to the media advisory released yeterday by her campaign: ...

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Anaheim Mayoral & Council Candidates Forum: The Mayoral Candidates Introduce Themselves

Anaheim Buzz and the Anaheim Hills Community Council (AHCC) sponsored a mayoral and council candidates forum on October 9 at the Influence Center. The forum was recorded on video and the initial segments are being uploaded to the AHCC YouTube channel. Here are self-introductions by Mayor Tom Tait, Councilwoman Lucille Kring and former Councilwoman Lorri Galloway. Mayor Tom Tait: [youtube ...

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