Loretta Sanchez: ACA's enrollment numbers a success
March 26, 2014
By LORETTA SANCHEZ / Contributing Writer
Four years ago, the East Room of the White House was brimming with Democratic lawmakers, reporters, advocates and an 11-year-old named Marcelas Owens, whose mother passed away after becoming so sick she lost her job and, consequently, her health insurance. They were all gathered to watch President Barack Obama sign one of the most historic pieces of legislation into law: the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.Continue Reading
Orange County Register - Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez Celebrates Read Across America Day with Students in Santa Ana
Community celebrates the joy of reading
March 3, 2014
The love of reading was in the air Monday as schools around the country celebrated Read Across America Day, a national reading holiday coinciding with the birth week of beloved author and illustrator Dr. Seuss.
It was an opportunity to read and be read to â€“ here, there and everywhere.
At TeWinkle Middle School in Costa Mesa, buses full of young students from nearby elementary schools rolled up, delivering eager readers to each classroom of the school. Seventh- and eighth-graders paired up with first- and second-graders, reading books donated to the school during its annual book drive.
Cozy in TeWinkleâ€™s crowded library, one reading duo took turns reading â€śDinosaurs: The Fastest, The Fiercest, The Most Amazing.â€ť Seventh-grader Pedro Covarrubias used his finger to track the text as Adams Elementary School second-grader Marco Scott nodded along.Continue Reading
ANAHEIM – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez launched her official 2014 congressional re-election campaign with a patriotic barbecue last Saturday from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm PST at her campaign headquarters, 605 N. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim, CA, 92805.