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.
September 28, 2017
Today: U.S. Supreme Court to take up union fee case first sparked by Rauner; Supervisors postpone decision on control of Human Relations Commission and former Spitzer staffer to receive $150,000 settlement over labor law violation.
September 27, 2017
Today: OC supervisors OK broad powers to destroy county emails, texts, veterans to immediately get all 125 acres for cemetery in Irvine and Irvine is nation’s 3rd most-prosperous large city.
September 26, 2017
Today: Irvine to hold special meeting on veterans cemetery; two OC Supervisors seek direct authority over pro-diversity group’s staff and Anaheim Convention Center’s $190 million expansion: Will city recoup its investment?
September 25, 2017
Today: Audit: OCTA staff lowered performance standards for contractor; Is Disney paying its share in Anaheim? and housing crisis: see how state lawmakers are putting more teeth — and more money — into reform.
September 22, 2017
Today: Beuthin - Lack of health care access a gateway to homelessness; McCain to oppose Graham-Cassidy, likely sinking Obamacare repeal and County may allow immediate destruction of texts and email.