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.
May 7, 2018
Today: Will the CA Attorney General act on the jailhouse snitch scandal? Newport Beach City Council to discuss apparent e-mail leak with city attorney and veterans storytelling returning to OC Fair & Event Center.
May 4, 2018
Today: Santa Ana budget shortfall may mean cut in services, tax hike; Yorba Linda Water District looks at how to pay for future repairs and improvements and Southern California workers getting better-than-average pay hikes.
May 3, 2018
Today: Anaheim, Buena Park and Fullerton team up to battle homelessness; what happened to Downtown Santa Ana’s Cinco de Mayo Festival? and high housing costs are driving out lower-income Californians, reports say
May 2, 2018
Today: Unions turn in signatures on petition to put living wage initiative on Anaheim ballot; Irvine voters to decide location of county’s first veterans cemetery and six of nation's worst truck bottlenecks are in SoCal.
May 1, 2018
Today: May Day is a chance to recommit ourselves to solidarity among working people; unions at Disneyland have enough signatures to put living wage ordinance on Anaheim ballot and Kaiser Permanente workers to begin picketing over outsourcing.