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, please register for an account.
August 29, 2018
Today: OC moves to actually count homeless people; Anaheim ends tax subsidy deals for Disneyland and, Orange County builders’ inventory at 12-year high.
August 28, 2018
Today: Disney fireworks impact on neighborhood health needs study say residents; Anaheim swears in new police chief and a Memorial plaque is dedicated to a fallen Marine at Heroes Hall.
August 27, 2018
Today: OC Homeless Housing bill clears legislature; former councilwoman asks court to strike disputed language from mayor’s candidate statement and, needle-exchange program hears frustration at town hall meeting.
August 24, 2018
Today: Company repeatedly recorded attorney-client jail phone calls; departing Newport city manager to temporarily lead countywide public policy group and, a charter school borrows millions then got shut down.
August 23, 2013
Today: Santa Ana PD should ‘harass’ homeless people to move to other cities, mayor says; has Disneyland offered Anaheim a peace treaty? and, So Cal's late mortgage payments at pre-recession lows.
August 22, 2018
Today: Disneyland to Anaheim: These tax agreements are ‘divisive’ so let’s rip them up; OC syringe exchange organizers to hold town hall in Anaheim and housing sales dip 15%.
August 21, 2018
Today: No one looks good with Disney’s busted hotel deal; Orange County’s hiring upswing grows to 96 consecutive months and DA under scrutiny for not disclosing private jet trip.
August 20, 2018
Today: Homelessness and crime increase at Anaheim’s Maxwell Park; FAQs answered on the 405 Freeway widening project and, FEMA cuts Newport flood zone saving property owners millions.
August 17, 2018
Today: Attention late-night drivers: Part of the 405 will be closed this weekend; Anaheim officials to Disney: Let’s talk about hotel subsidy and, some cities want a piece of state surplus money.
August 16, 2018
Today: The Press pushes back against assertions that reporters are enemies of the people; Newport Beach City Council names new city manager and Disney stops work on hotel.