California Voters favor a path to legalization for the Undocumented.

California Voters favor a path to legalization for the Undocumented.

This is progress. California, the state that once passed Prop. 187 is now looking at the Immigration Problem differently:

Across major demographic and partisan groups, nearly three in four of those surveyed favor an overhaul of federal immigration laws.

However some work must still be done.

But sharp divisions emerge over the fate…

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Senate Republicans block the Paycheck Fairness Act…again!

Senate Republicans block the Paycheck Fairness Act…again!

Apparently, Senate Republicans think Bosses should be able to retaliate against their employees who talk to their co-workers about their salaries.

As expected, Senate Republicans filibustered legislation on Monday aimed at helping women fight for equal pay in the workplace, a vote held by Democrats to attack the GOP ahead of the 2014 midterm elections.

The vote was 52 for, 40 against, falling…

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TONIGHT!! Voter Registration Training - September 16th, 2014

TONIGHT!! Voter Registration Training – September 16th, 2014

Midterm Elections

Every election, millions of Americans don’t vote because they forget to register or miss their state’s voter registration deadline. We’re not going to let that happen to California Democrats.

The Pasadena Area United Democratic Headquarters has a goal this year, to register 1,000 new voters.

Next week, we’re having a Voter Registration Training here at the Headquarters TONIGHT, September 16th…

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Alex Padilla receives the Sacramento Bee’s endorsement…AGAIN!

Alex Padilla receives the Sacramento Bee’s endorsement…AGAIN!

Alex Padilla

The Sacramento Bee likes Alex Padilla’s MIT-trained, methodical mind.

Well, so do we!

State Sen. Padilla, an MIT-trained engineer, has a long history as a thoughtful leader, starting with his election to the Los Angeles City Council in 2001, where he served two terms as a council president. In the state Senate, he authored notable bills including the recently passed statewide plastic bag ban and…

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John Chiang unveils a website that will let Californians local spending, pension overviews

John Chiang unveils a website that will let Californians local spending, pension overviews

Yes, reading about California State Transparency and Budget policy can at times feel a bit like homework….and not the good kind.

But State Controller John Chiang just did a very good thing for California, and you ought to know about it:

A newwebsite went live Monday that culls more than decade of California city and county financial information into a searchable database compiled by the State…

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TOMORROW!! Voter Registration Training - September 16th, 2014

TOMORROW!! Voter Registration Training – September 16th, 2014

Midterm Elections

Every election, millions of Americans don’t vote because they forget to register or miss their state’s voter registration deadline. We’re not going to let that happen to California Democrats.

The Pasadena Area United Democratic Headquarters has a goal this year, to register 1,000 new voters.

Next week, we’re having a Voter Registration Training here at the Headquarters TOMORROW, September 16th…

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Georgia Democrats have registered 85,000 Minority Voters…

Georgia Democrats have registered 85,000 Minority Voters…

Michelle Obama

This is unqualified good news, for now and for the future.

In 2008, under the best possible conditions for a Democrat, Barack Obama lost Georgia by just over 200,000 votes, or 5.2 percent of Georgians who voted. Four years later he lost again by just over 300,000 votes, or 7.8 percent of Georgians who voted. By any measure the state is a reach for Democrats. And yet, the party is optimistic,…

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Michelle Obama: The stakes for this election could not be higher (VIDEO)

Michelle Obama, reminding you and every American, what’s at stake in this election, and the consequences if you don’t vote.

Everybody be careful out there…Weekend heat alert!

Everybody be careful out there…Weekend heat alert!

It’s going to be hot out there. Take precautions!

Dozens of cooling centers are opening across Los Angeles County as a potentially record-setting heat wave settles over Southern California.

Public health officials directed residents to a list with more than 60 libraries and community centers in L.A. County where people can find relief from the stifling heat.

With temperatures forecast to hit…

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