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This week on PBS SoCaL, we delve into the latest round of corruption claims against the Santa Ana City Council, in which a businessman alleges Councilwoman Michele Martinez received a $10,000 party paid for by an apartment developer.

She adamantly disputes that and is inviting the FBI to launch a full investigation of Santa Ana politics.

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Voice of OC’s weekly news segments are broadcast on PBS SoCaL Wednesdays and Fridays at 5 p.m.

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