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.
August 8, 2018
Today: County asks Court to block needle exchange program; Disneyland still world’s No. 2 theme park and Missouri 'right-to-work' law rejected by popular vote.
August 7, 2018
Today: Irvine Planning Commission expedites veterans cemetery reports; Firefighters battle Holy fire amid excessive heat and, Costa Mesa council weighs ban on needle and syringe exchanges.
August 6, 2018
Today: Fast-moving Holy Fire breaks out near Trabuco Canyon; Supervisors’ secret policy making is updated amid legal questions and, Orange County must shelter 1,550 homeless people, judge says.
August 3, 2018
Today: Does OC County government need performance auditing? Costa Mesa considering legal action over mobile needle-exchange program and, 405 widening project moving forward with closure of McFadden Avenue bridge on Aug. 7.
August 2, 2018
Today: Will Orange County veterans finally get a local cemetery? Supervisors to hold emergency meeting on needle exchange program and with hundreds of homeless back on streets, judge sets Friday hearing.