ORANGE COUNTY, CA – Hon. Fred Whitaker, Chairman of the Republican Party of Orange County, released the following statement on the recent candidate filing in Congressional District 48.
“Over the last several days I have fielded dozens if not a hundred emails and phone calls asking why the Republican Party would allow Scott Baugh’s challenge to Congressman Dana Rohrabacher in the 48th Congressional District. Let me reiterate, we are a Republic not a dictatorship. We can persuade, but we cannot prevent, nor should we want anyone to have that type of power. Continue reading