Rep. Loretta Sanchez announces her candidacy at a press conference in front of the Santa Ana train station. Photo by Thy Vo.

Sanchez Jumps Into Race for Boxer’s U.S. Senate Seat

The nine-term Democratic U.S. congresswoman will go up against Attorney General Kamala Harris in what promises to be a hotly contested race in 2016. Former state Sen. Lou Correa followed Sanchez’s announcement with his intention to run for her House seat.

OC Fairground Sale Officially Dead

State Department of General Services announces that Gov. Jerry
Brown does not want to sell the fairgrounds to Facilities
Management West, thus ending a years-long saga.