Brooke Staggs, O.C. Register

Brooke Staggs

O.C. Register

Corona, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • O.C. Register
  • San Jose Mercury News
  • Whittier Daily News
  • The Daily Democrat
Past:
  • Daily Breeze
  • The Cannabist
  • The Press-Enterprise
  • The Sun
  • ChicoER
  • Daily Bulletin
  • L.A. Daily News
  • Redlands Daily Facts
  • Pasadena Star News
  • Times-Standard
  • and more…

Recent articles by Brooke:

Fact check: Breaking down false claims of election fraud in Orange County

A new activist group, Patriot Force, is contacting voters in Orange County to talk about election integrity, making the case that fraud is rampant in local elections. → Read More

New group raises false specter of election fraud in Orange County

Members of a California organization called Patriot Force recently have started to ask for money and knock on local doors in an effort to fix what they describe as “election fraud in Orange C… → Read More

Democrat Asif Mahmood, physician, challenging Rep. Young Kim in CA-40 race

Mahmood had $25,646 sitting in an open campaign fund to run for state controller as of the last filing update. → Read More

California GOP promotes event featuring Judy Mikovits of ‘Plandemic’ fame

The Republican Party of Orange County is promoting a fundraiser by a local GOP women’s group that will feature Judy Mikovits, a disgraced scientist who has gained a national following in conservati… → Read More

Orange County GOP promotes event featuring Judy Mikovits of ‘Plandemic’ fame – Orange County Register

The Republican Party of Orange County is promoting a fundraiser by a local GOP women’s group that will feature Judy Mikovits, a disgraced scientist who has gained a national following in conservati… → Read More

Police break up fracas at Southern California Republican meeting

Police were called to step in after a group of conservatives wearing orange shirts that said “RINO hunters,” with crosshairs making a target of the “O,” tried to storm a Republican Part… → Read More

Police break up fracas at Orange County Republican meeting

Police were called to step in after a group of conservatives wearing orange shirts that said “RINO hunters,” with crosshairs making a target of the “O,” tried to storm a Republican Part… → Read More

California Assembly candidate, vaccine skeptic Benjamin Yu talks about how COVID-19 sent him to ICU

Assembly candidate Benjamin Yu wasn’t vaccinated when he spent New Year’s in Las Vegas. A week later, when he was back home, the Lake Forest resident was so sick with COVID-19 and his o… → Read More

Assembly candidate, vaccine skeptic Benjamin Yu talks about how COVID-19 sent him to ICU

Assembly candidate Benjamin Yu wasn’t vaccinated when he spent New Year’s in Las Vegas. A week later, when he was back home, the Lake Forest resident was so sick with COVID-19 and his o… → Read More

With congressional run on back burner, Harley Rouda focuses on PAC to elect moderate Democrats

After political redistricting shuffled incumbents late last month and changed district maps all over California, former U.S. House member Harley Rouda officially ended his 2022 congressional campai… → Read More

2022 elections: Who’s running in Orange County’s new House, state Senate and Assembly districts? – Orange County Register

Since California’s Citizens Redistricting Commission finalized new boundaries for every state and federal political district last month, new candidates for those new seats have jumped into th… → Read More

Temecula Mayor Matt Rahn running for Assembly seat that includes east Orange County

Temecula Mayor Matt Rahn wants to represent his city — and a swath of Orange County — as part of a new Assembly seat that stretches from southwest Riverside County across the mountains … → Read More

Rick Hasen: American democracy more perilous a year after Jan. 6

We spoke with election law scholar Rick Hasen about the significance of Jan. 6 and what needs to happen next to safeguard American democracy. → Read More

What Southern California House Republicans say about Jan. 6 riot one year later

Those who answered questions as the anniversary approached, condemned the violence, defended their votes and accused Democrats of playing politics → Read More

Husband: Kelly Ernby wasn’t vaccinated when she died of COVID-19 complications – Orange County Register

Deputy District Attorney and GOP activist Kelly Ernby wasn’t vaccinated when she died early this week after contracting COVID-19, according to comments her husband has posted on social media.… → Read More

City leaders from Westminster, Fountain Valley enter race for 70th Assembly seat

Two local GOP office holders, both Vietnamese American, have jumped into the race for a newly drawn Assembly District centered around Little Saigon. The news is stirring up some fighting within the… → Read More

Former California Assembly candidate who apposed vaccine mandates has died of COVID-19 complications

Condolences were pouring in online Monday for Kelly Ernby, who was a Huntington Beach resident and presumed 2022 candidate for Assembly. → Read More

Kelly Ernby, deputy DA and former Assembly candidate, has died of COVID-19 complications

Condolences were pouring in online Monday for Kelly Ernby, who was a Huntington Beach resident and presumed 2022 candidate for Assembly. → Read More

Democrat Laurie Girand challenging GOP Assemblywoman Laurie Davies in new 74th District

While Laurie Girand has never run for political office before, she’s drawn headlines for her work advocating for reforms in addiction treatment centers, for safe produce and for victims of se… → Read More

Supervisor Lisa Bartlett enters CA-49 race against Rep. Mike Levin, GOP challengers

Republican Lisa Bartlett, who next year will term out of her seat on the Orange County Board of Supervisors, says she plans to challenge Democratic Rep. Mike Levin and two GOP candidates for the 49… → Read More