OCEA Media Brief
OCEA monitors local, state-wide and national news outlets to keep members up to date on the issues that impact working people. Media briefs are compiled and sent to members in a daily email blast. To receive OCEA media briefs, sign-up by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 14, 2017
Today: An interactive memorial for Orange County farmworkers will be open to the public during the OC Fair, ex-staffer’s claim against Spitzer didn’t pan out, according to DA investigator and local lawmakers deliver bipartisan win for taxpayers.
July 13, 2017
Today: Sparks fly between Anaheim Mayor and Councilwoman over fire fighter outsourcing inquiry, Sheriff didn’t fire or demote any jail managers for failures that enabled escape, and $5-million program finds housing for only 268 veterans, report says.
July 7, 2017
Today: Amid funding shortfall, Santa Ana raises median police compensation above $213,000, There have been 57 plane accidents at or near John Wayne Airport in the last 35 years and Californians will soon pay more at the pump, in part to fix more than 200 bridges at risk of erosion.
July 12, 2017
Today: Orange County D.A. is investigating his biggest critic — a former ally — as ugly political battle looms, Battle intensifies for control of OC’s health care plan for low income residents and Anaheim City Manager Paul Emery resigns.
July 10, 2017
Today: Despite scandals and doubts, Orange County district attorney wants another term, and a shot at vindication, OC supervisors attempt CalOptima takeover and a lawsuit challenges a California home care union.