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.
September 12, 2017
Today: Orange County Sheriff patrols of riverbed homeless begin Friday; OC contract cities rebuke County supervisors over spiraling Sheriff costs and Anaheim to consider declaring state of emergency for homeless who are living on riverbed trail.
September 11, 2017
Today: Beuthin: Union members laboring for disaster victims in Houston, Florida. DA Tony Rackauckas faces $21,000 fine for late reports of $190,000 in Behested Payments and CalOptima takes mental health administration in-house.
September 8, 2017
Today: Orange County Sheriff plans to increase patrols of riverbed homeless; Caught up in the Equifax hack? Here's one thing you can do to protect yourself; and residents report increased noise from new airline flight paths.
September 7, 2017
Today: Audit uncovers cost overruns in Laguna Niguel, seniors, not lenders, to pay for FHA losses on reverse mortgages and Costa Mesa council directs planning commission to review motel ordinance.
September 6, 2017
Today: A bill, prompted by Orange County 2016 race, bans taxpayer-funded mailers near elections, Attorney Ashleigh Aitken announces run for Anaheim Mayor and state workers in Iowa will no longer receive overtime pay.