Gil Cisneros Completes OC’s Electoral Blue Wave With Victory Speech
Updated: Aug 14
Two weeks ago on election night, congressional candidate Giil Cisneros gave a quick stump speech at a big union hall in Buena Park. “We’re going to restore sanity back to government,” he told supporters before heading off to his next event. “The wave that’s coming to California wouldn’t have happened without your hard work.” But it seemed like whatever Blue Wave awaited OC would carry on without him in the 39th congressional district. The early ballot count that night gave his Republican opponent Young Kim a sizable lead in the race for retiring congressman Ed Royce’s seat, one that held until last Thursday.
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