Loretta in the News

October 10, 2015
Forget Donald Trump. The surprise of this election season well could be the climb up the polls by Rep. Loretta Sanchez, D-Santa Ana, in her bid for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated retiring Democrat Barbara Boxer. After some indecision earlier this year over whether she would run, Ms. Sanchez scored 17 percent among registered voters in a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll. That’s second place, behind state Attorney General Kamala Harris, also a Democrat, at 26 percent. Yet, Ms. Harris has won two statewide elections, most recently by a 58-42 landslide in...
September 14, 2015
Rep. Loretta Sanchez is trailing fellow Democrat State Attorney General Kamala Harris in her bid to fill the seat of retiring Sen. Barbara Boxer, but the second-place candidate is gaining momentum, thanks to Latinos. A new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll shows Sanchez, a Democrat, behind Harris, 26 percent to 17 percent. Behind them are former state Republican chairman Tom Del Beccaro, who has 10 percent, and Assemblyman Rocky Chavez, another Republican, who has 9 percent, according to the Los Angeles Times. Former state Republican Party leader George Sundheim...
September 13, 2015
State Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris is holding her lead in the race to succeed Barbara Boxer in the U.S. Senate, but strong support among Latinos has enabled Rep. Loretta Sanchez of Orange County to establish herself as a serious rival, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll.The survey found Harris leading Sanchez, a fellow Democrat, 26% to 17% among registered voters, followed by former state Republican chairman Tom Del Beccaro, with 10%, and Assemblyman Rocky Chavez (R-Oceanside), with 9%. Former state Republican Party leader George "Duf"...
September 09, 2015
Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46) held a Water Drought Briefing and Recognition event last Thursday to provide the public with an update on the California water drought crisis and valuable information on ways to increase water conservation. “As we enter the fourth consecutive year of drought in California, it is important to keep a pulse on the current water supplies and how we can further conserve water,” said Rep. Sanchez. “In Washington, I recently co-sponsored H.R. 2983, the Drought Recovery and Resilience Act of 2015 which would address...