March Special Election for State Senate Expected
By O.C. Supervisor Todd Spitzer
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio administers the oath of office to Congresswoman Mimi Walters in the Rayburn Room as her husband, David Walters, and their four children look on.
On Tuesday in the United States Capitol, Speaker John Boehner administered the oath of office to all 435 members of the United States House of Representatives, including new Congresswoman Mimi Walters. The first Republican woman to represent Orange County in the United States House of Representatives (and the third woman ever after the sister pair of Loretta and Linda Sanchez), Walters replaces John Campbell as the Member of Congress for California’s 45th District, which consists of most of inland Orange County and encompasses nearly the entirety of the Third Supervisorial District, except for Yorba Linda, Orange west of the 55 Freeway, and portions of Anaheim Hills west of Imperial Highway. Continue reading