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.

OCEA Media Brief: Union filings have increased 57% in last 6 months

Today: Angels Baseball Tickets are back; Apply today for the OCEA Board of Directors Scholarship; and Here's where the OCEA Hot Dog Wagon is next week!

OCEA Media Brief: Amazon workers vote to join NY union

Today: Apply today for the OCEA Board of Directors Scholarship; Amazon workers vote to join a union in New York in historic move; and Fullerton Council members pick new election map.

OCEA Media Brief: Free Paper Shred & E-Waste Recycling Thursday

Today: Free Paper Shred & E-Waste Recycling This Thursday; Residents should expect, prepare for indefinite COVID waves; and Will Brea's century-old election system be nixed? Residents fight switch to district voting.

February 1, 2022 Media Brief

Today: OC campuses starting to return to pandemic normal; voter redistricting faces unwillingness, hurdles and OC reports a drop in new COVID cases and hospitalizations over the weekend.

January 31, 2022 Media Brief

Today: School absences declining as OC’s Fourth COVID wave may be cresting; Mission Viejo resident alleges three city council members illegally extended their terms, and OC Board of Education voting map nixed by county committee.

January 28, 2022 Media Brief

Today: Breaking point: County social workers face overwhelming caseloads, understaffing; County reports 4,751 new cases and 29 new deaths, Jan. 28 and Anaheim fights back against lawsuit alleging the secret sale of Angel Stadium.

January 27, 2022 Media Brief

Today: What is ‘stealth omicron,’ and how worried should we be? California's paid sick leave deal for workers and businesses explained, and two OC schools grapple with racism and battles over sexual orientation.

January 26, 2022 Media Brief

Today: County officials send nurses to help schools; hospitals wrestle with high number of COVID patients, and after being ravaged by wildfires, O.C. canyon is reopening to the public.

January 25, 2022 Media Brief

Today: New group raises false specter of election fraud in Orange County; Irvine asphalt company receives two odor violations in two days, and California paid COVID sick leave would return under new deal.

January 24, 2022 Media Brief

Today: COVID update - 18,927 new cases, 15 more deaths in OC; review of OC 211 calls shows vulnerable residents rarely get housing help and, JWA passenger traffic surpasses 2019 airport travel numbers.

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