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.
January 10, 2018
Today: County supervisors criticized for plan to push hundreds of homeless people from riverbed to cities; Rep. Darrell Issa says he will not seek re-election and Irvine voters in June will decide location of Orange County’s first veterans cemetery.
January 9, 2018
Today: Big Donors can dominate city election spending – regardless of contribution limits; here is everything you need to know about the now wide-open race for an OC congressional district and Orange County Humane Society cuts ties with Costa Mesa after city nixes shelter plan.
January 8, 2018
Today:General Manager Jennifer Beuthin writes in opposition of efforts in Brea to hinder free speech; how county funds will be spent to combat homelessness are laid out and Santa Ana's tumultuous year is reviewed.
Jan. 3, 2018
Today: Sheriff’s Department and DA’s office the focus of 2017 jailhouse snitch scandal; Public Works to begin work on Mile Square sidewalks, paths; Sheriff’s Department no longer checking immigration status of inmates, cancels agreement with ICE; and more.
Dec. 19, 2017
Today: Garden Grove syncs traffic signals; Santa Ana's lucrative trash contract has been extended for 22 years without competition and, CalPERS stays the course on rates, investing risk.