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.
March 23, 2018
Today:County to debate making Irvine only new site For emergency homeless shelter; union members at Disneyland gather to discuss upcoming contract talks and So Cal jobless rates continue to fall, with Orange County leading the pack
March 21, 2018
Today: Irvine, H.B. and Laguna Niguel to sue County over homeless shelters; jury awards $30 million to children of Anaheim man killed in Riverside machinery accident and tails are wagging at Orange County’s larger, up-to-date animal shelter
March 22, 2018
Today: Orange County declares housing shortage a threat to residents and businesses; County supervisor withdraws support for a temporary homeless shelter and there is a new parking system at John Wayne Airport
March 20, 2018
Today: OC to add homeless shelters in Irvine, HB & Laguna Niguel; livability gap grows between Inland Empire vs. Los Angeles, Orange counties and AFL-CIO shares Recent union organizing wins.
March 19, 2018
Today: Santana: It takes a federal judge to keep the homeless issue moving; there is some confusion over voting rights issue in Mission Viejo and a powerful storm due to arrive this week could impact burn areas in So Cal.