Four More Years of Obstruction

Councilmen Muller, Viczorek and Tomlinson, the city council’s voting majority, have continuously obstructed efforts to respond to the critical issues facing Dana Point residents and to address the financial shortcomings of the city. Despite the election of Debra Lewis and Paul Wyatt in 2016 as agents of change, they remain in the minority facing constant … Read more Four More Years of Obstruction

Districting: How Dana Point Lost Their Voting Rights

THE CALIFORNIA VOTING RIGHTS ACT (CVRA) In February 2017, Dana Point received a CVRA letter demanding that the city create voting districts to promote minority voting in the election of the city council. As a result, the city ignored residents and rushed to create five districts that significantly reduced the voting rights of all Dana … Read more Districting: How Dana Point Lost Their Voting Rights

Could Districting Have Been Delayed Until 2020? Dana Point Was Poorly Served

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In February, Dana Point was targeted for districting under the California Voting Rights Act (CVRA). Since then the city rushed to comply and facilitate districting for the 2018 election, significantly reducing the voting rights of Dana Point citizens. Meanwhile the City Attorney acted to shorten the response time allowed in the CVRA by four weeks, … Read more Could Districting Have Been Delayed Until 2020? Dana Point Was Poorly Served