Never mind U.S. Rep. Loretta Sanchez, the more liberal Sanchez in the U.S. Congress is her sister Linda, who is running for reelection in the redistricted 38th Congressional District, which includes only a sliver of Orange County, in La Palma. The rest of the 38th is in Los Angeles County, including Cerritos, Norwalk and Whittier.
“This seat is a stronghold for Democrats who have over a 20 point advantage in registration. Looking at the numbers from 2010, no Republican for any major office ended up winning in this district. The only victory here that was not supported by the Democratic Party would be Proposition 8 passing by around 20 points,” according to the OC Political blog. Continue reading