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, please register for an account.
December 18, 2018
Today: American workers and families deserve fair wages and treatment at the workplace; OC Sheriff moves to upgrade wiretapping system and, Infrastructure matters. It’s time to get serious about funding it.
December 17, 2018
Today: Salvation Army unveils plans for Anaheim ‘Center of Hope;' Voice of OC donors help young journalist fuel change and, concern in Dana Point, as big surf threatens beach erosion.
December 14, 2018
Today: Much has changed for Orange County’s homeless population, says columnist; residents air concerns over health effects of upcoming cleanup at former Ascon Landfill and O.C. Fair Board says no to raising ticket prices.
December 13, 2018
Today: New 91 Freeway westbound lane OK’d from Corona to 241; emailed bomb threats puts law enforcement on alert and, you can bring hope through annual Adopt A Family Program.
December 12, 2018
Today: Santa Ana redraws city ward boundaries as new Council sworn in; Anaheim to open emergency homeless shelter and, community meeting Thursday in H.B. to discuss Ascon Landfill cleanup.
December 10, 2018
Today: Kaiser Permanente mental health workers begin strike; former Fullerton police chief charged with attacking paramedic and, Anaheim skirts police accountability.
December 7, 2018
Today: Hospitality workers at 24 Southern California hotels poised to strike; could stock market gyrations sink California’s housing market? and, Anaheim picks operator for interim homeless shelter near Angel Stadium.
December 6, 2018
Today: Possible veteran and civilian cemetery in Anaheim prompts OC Supervisor clash; Anaheim moves to fast-track third emergency homeless shelter near Angel Stadium and, Andrea Marr looks to bring spirit of service to Costa Mesa City Council.
December 5, 2018
Today: Costa Mesa's newly elected mayor and 3 council members take their seats; new election system yields ‘historic’ result with win by Manuel Chavez and, Orange County donates parcel in Anaheim for potential veterans cemetery.
December 4, 2018
Today: Sheriff and DA officials knew about attorney-client recordings; Kraft Heinz Lunchables facility in Fullerton shutters and, Kaiser mental health clinicians authorize 5-day statewide strike.