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Ventura County Doctors Endorse Jeff Gorell for Congress

Ventura County Doctors  Endorse Jeff Gorell for Congress

The Ventura County Medical Association, representing hundreds of physicians from throughout the community, announced this week their endorsement of Jeff Gorell for Congress in California’s 26th District. “I’m honored to have the support of our community doctors,” said Jeff Gorell. “With the enormous issues facing Ventura County and our nation related to health care access, […]

Bert Perello- Incumbent/Candidate for Oxnard City Council

Bert Perello- Incumbent/Candidate for Oxnard City Council

Candidates Corner   Councilman Bert Perello Biography Bert Perello was born on November 5, 1950 in Santa Barbara, California. His parents, Eugene and Lena, moved the family to Oxnard in 1959 where together with Clara and Bert, Gene’s parents, and Gene’s Brother Dominick, they operated Perello and Sons, a family-run lemon ranch located on the […]

44th Assembly District debate held- candidates differentiate themselves

44th Assembly District debate held- candidates differentiate themselves

By George Miller  (Originally published May 13, 2014- republished due to election race between McCoy and Irwin) There has been a paucity of real debates this season. Certain partisan groups have held “candidate forums” which are little more than “beauty contests” to introduce candidates to the party faithful. There was only one other debate by […]

Tim Flynn for Oxnard Mayor- candidate statement

Tim Flynn for Oxnard Mayor- candidate statement

Candidates Corner   In the first 30 days at the helm I guided the City Council to abolish the giving away of multi-million dollar contracts such as those that led to the FBI’s and District Attorney’s two-year-long investigation. I voted to recover secret retirement benefits given to select employees, refused to settle a lawsuit with […]

Congressman Tom McClintock and Vice Chair of L.A. County Republicans at odds over Props on Nov. Ballot

Congressman Tom McClintock and Vice Chair of L.A. County Republicans at odds over Props on Nov. Ballot

Congressman Tom McClintock, who had represented Ventura County in the State legislature, is known to be one of the most conservative members of the House of Representatives. Recently he sent out an email with his ballot recommendations.  Some are the complete opposite of those recommended by Gary Aminoff, former Vice Chairman of the Los Angeles […]

Oxnard candidate forum- Council and Mayor- 10/1/14

Oxnard candidate forum- Council and Mayor- 10/1/14

By George Miller This forum was held at City Hall on 10-1-14, televised by the city and also produced by Dan Pinedo of OMAC, a Citizensjournal.us correspondent. It was sponsored by the Oxnard Inter-Neighborhood Council Forum, (INCF). The event was well-moderated by Ed Castillo, a supporter of Councilman Bert Perello, but he seemingly maintained a fair and […]

Tony Strickland downgraded by Numbers USA for dodging questions on Amnesty

Tony Strickland downgraded by Numbers USA for dodging questions on Amnesty

By Greg Aprahamian The Congressional race in CA 25 is nearing its final stretch and Numbers USA, which is one of the country’s leading organizations battling illegal immigration and Amnesty for illegal aliens, just downgraded Tony Strickland on its candidate comparison.  He refused to answer a direct question asking him to state his position on […]

Election candidates list- Ventura County

Election candidates list- Ventura County

By George Miller Absentee ballots will soon arrive!  Check out our Candidates Corner section. Here is a list of candidates running and offices, for all ballot listings in Ventura County. You should have already received your sample ballot, if you’re a registered Ventura County voter. Also, read our article: Analysis of The November 2014 Ballot Measures … More […]

Re-Elect Oxnard Councilwoman Carmen Ramirez

Re-Elect Oxnard Councilwoman Carmen Ramirez

Candidates Corner Candidate Statement: Re-Elect Councilwoman Carmen Ramirez for Oxnard City Council 2014 For the past four years, I have helped lead Oxnard to make substantial changes. Oxnard is becoming a better city and I am proud of my record. I helped bring our refuse and recycling services back under city control, saving taxpayers more […]

Oxnard City Council Candidates Forum Riverpark 9-24-14- Video

Oxnard City Council Candidates Forum Riverpark 9-24-14- Video

By Dan Pinedo, OMAC Here is a video of the forum. Five candidates showed up, including: Steve Huber, former Chief Naval Surface Warfare Group, USN; Aaron Starr, Controller, Haas Automation; Bert Perello, US Post Office and incumbent City Councilman; Dick Jaquez, former Teacher, Rio Mesa HS; Carmen Ramirez, Attorney and Mayor Pro-Tem. Questions were prepared […]