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#MeToo: Julio Perez Fired As OC Labor Federation’s Executive Director Over Sexual Harassment

The Orange County Labor Federation has fired Executive Director Julio Perez after a lengthy investigation into allegations of sexual harassment of OCLF staff. According to a statement issued by the OC affiliate of the AFL-CIO, the umbrella union’s board of directors voted last night to terminate Perez. Perez was felled by the #MeToo movement when allegations of sexual misconduct were ...

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Internal Investigation Looming For OC Labor Fed Executive Director Julio Perez Over Sexual Harassment Allegation

From OCDaily.net: Julio Perez, the executive director of the Orange County Central Labor Council, is under an internal investigation following public allegations that he sexually harassed an intern nine years ago, according to a report by the Voice of OC. “So as a woman who leads a union in the Orange County labor movement, and that’s an affiliate union to ...

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Former OC Union Exec Fired For Sexual Harassment Hired By CSU Long Beach’s Chicano Studies Department

Julio Perez, who was fired in 2018 as chief executive of the Orange County Labor Federation amidst sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women, has been hired by the Chicano Studies Department of Cal State Long Beach as a part-time lecturer – generating a backlash from a large number of OC Democrat elected officials who have called upon CSULB to rescind ...

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Termed-Out Councilman Jose Moreno Mulling Left-Wing Primary Challenge to Either Rep. Correa or Assemblyman Daly

Termed-out Councilman Jose F. Moreno, a left-wing Democrat, is considering mounting a primary challenge against either Representative Lou Correa or Assemblyman Tom Daly – both of whom are traditional liberals. Appearing on September 20 on “Itz Happenin,” an online political discussion program for local progressives, Moreno was asked about any political plans in 2022 (the District 3 councilman is termed ...

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AUHSD Negotiates Behind The Scenes For OC Labor Federation To Train Parents in “Civic Engagement”

The Anaheim Union High School District has signed an unusual memorandum of understanding with the Orange County Labor Federation (OCLF) under which AUHSD parents are put through 10-week “civic engagement” training program run by the OCLF through the end of June, 2020. “Civic engagement” is the innocuous buzzword-of-choice for officially-sponsored political activism, and is all the rage in politicized school ...

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Progressive Hypocrisy On Display In Anaheim

Outrage seems to the stock in trade of Councilman Jose F. Moreno and his band of progressive followers in central Orange County. Last month, the campaign of one of his opponents, Mitch Caldwell, posted a digital ad telling voters that in 2016, Moreno wrote a letter to a Superior Court judge asking him not to give any jail time to ...

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#MeToo: Is National AFL-CIO Takeover Of San Diego Affiliate A Portent For OC Labor Federation?

[From OC Daily] San Diego union politics are in turmoil as the national AFL-CIO has taken over the San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council in the wake of sexual harassment lawsuits against its now-ousted leader, Mickey Kasparian (who is also president of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 135. Several of the San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council ...

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#MeToo, OC Edition: The Fallout For OC Democrats Continues

[From OC Daily] The #MeToo anti-sexual harassment campaign continues rolling through the Orange County Democratic political landscape. Democratic leaders are voicing a lot of general outrage, surface solidarity and the importance of “naming names,” while saying very little about anything specific. According to sources, OC Labor Federation Executive Director has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation into sexual ...

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#MeToo Campaign To Expose Sexual Harassment Embroils OC Democrats

The #MeToo hashtag campaign sparked by the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault allegations has spread to the Democratic Party of Orange County and the OC Labor Federation, with nearly half a dozen women posting allegations on social media. It began when OC Young Democrats President Danielle Serbin issued a press release on Tuesday, which was first reported in TheLiberalOC.com. In it, Serbin said: ...

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OC Labor Boss Derides Opponents of Sanctuary Cities As “Evil”

Does disagreement with the policy prescriptions of the progressive Left – particularly when it comes to identity politics – make one “evil”? Julio Perez, the executive director of the Orange County Labor Federation, seems to think so – judging by comments he made in April as a member of Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait’s Welcoming Anaheim immigration task force. Toward the ...

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