| May 16, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Assemblyman Allan Mansoor (R-Costa Mesa) told a conservative group Monday that he believes his Republican opponent in the June 5 primary will bow down to unions and special-interest groups in Sacramento.
During a Surf City Tea-sponsored forum in the...
| May 23, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Five candidates are vying for the newly redrawn 72nd Assembly District.
Though it's hard to call a frontrunner in the crowded local race, Los Alamitos Mayor Troy Edgar is raking in high-profile Republican support.
Edgar, who was a registered Democrat...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 2:45 PM
Spoiling Newport Beach City Councilwoman Leslie Daigle's bid for the state Assembly, Democratic candidate Bob Rush looks poised to advance to the November general election.
Rush and Assemblyman Allan Mansoor (R-Costa Mesa) won the most votes in the...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Huntington Beach City Councilman Joe Carchio has announced that he will run for the newly aligned 74th Assembly District.
Carchio, who has served on the dais since 2006, will face Assemblyman Allan Mansoor (R-Costa Mesa), Newport Beach Councilwoman...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Coastline Community College is expanding its services to student veterans and active duty members by opening a resource center exclusive to them.
The new Veterans Resource Center (VRC) is expected to open Friday at the college's Fountain Valley campus,...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Huntington Beach Councilman Joe Carchio said Thursday that he has opted not to run for the 74th Assembly District, ending months of speculation after he voiced interest in entering the race.
Carchio, who was elected to the council in 2006 and 2010,...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 9:25 AM
The 74th Assembly District candidates raked each other over the coals during the "Feet to the Fire" panel Thursday night.
Assemblyman Allan Mansoor (R-Costa Mesa), Newport Beach Councilwoman Leslie Daigle, and Newport Beach businessman and Democrat Bob...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 10:24 AM
The Orange County Professional Firefighters Assn. has endorsed Democrat Bob Rush in the 74th Assembly District race, Rush said in a phone interview Monday.
The organization represents about 900 firefighters, including those in Irvine and Laguna Beach,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:52 PM
After a slow start to campaigning, Huntington Beach Mayor Matthew Harper has announced that he raised about $9,000 more than his opponent in the race for a state Assembly seat during the most recent filing period.
"From [primary] election night on, I...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 3:37 PM
With the steady hum of morning traffic behind them, public officials from cities along Orange County's 405 Freeway corridor gathered in Costa Mesa on Thursday to decry a state proposal to add toll lanes to the busy thoroughfare.
Led by Assemblyman Allan...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:01 AM
As poll workers Tuesday collected the last trickle of votes in a statewide primary expected to draw one of the lowest turnouts in California's history, frontrunners in several area races appeared to be headed for spots on the November general election...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:51 PM
The Los Angeles Clippers of Orange County?
It's an idea for the franchise's future that deserves consideration, according to a state Assembly candidate who hopes to represent some of Orange County's wealthiest cities.
Karina Onofre, a candidate for...