Former Obama advisor jumps in to challenge Rep. Mimi Walters in Orange County

from the Los Angeles Times, 7/19/17

"Orange County Rep. Mimi Walters (R-Irvine) just got another challenger in her closely watched reelection campaign.

Brian Forde, who previously served as senior advisor on technology to former President Obama, announced Wednesday that he'll join several other Democrats hoping to unseat the two-term Republican."