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.
February 8, 2018
Today: Second federal lawsuit filed against County on behalf of riverbed homeless; tenants, landlords clash over rent control in Santa Ana and LA Police Commission says off-duty officer in Anaheim violated use of force policy.
February 7, 2018
Today: Federal judge temporarily halts riverbed homeless evictions; Garden Grove has seen large increase in hotel tax revenue over last two years and OCTA to purchase 10 hydrogen fuel electric buses at cost of about $12 million.
February 6, 2018
Today: 16,000 voters invited by mail to meet Steel and Rackauckas, with only Room for 50; majority of likely voters 'disinclined' to reelect GOP's Rohrabacher and Knight, says new poll and Disney theme parks deliver as ‘Star Wars’ shines less brightly than Avatar.
February 5, 2018
Today: Judge orders Orange County, 3 cities into court over Santa Ana riverbed homeless evictions; Santa Ana 2018 Elections: Police union leads fundraising with three open council seats and Voice of OC podcast on elections, women's issues now available.
February 2, 2018
Today: Law enforcement ups Santa Ana riverbed homeless evictions; Orange County’s only needle exchange shuts down and seedy motel in Santa Ana is reborn as housing for homeless people.