Shawn Wehan is an avid surfer and Orange County resident.

Diverse OC Group Delivers Message to Sen. Harman: ‘Stop Extreme Budget Cuts’

Only in California. That’s what I was thinking this week as I stood in front of Sen. Tom Harman’s office in Costa Mesa with fellow surfers, clergy leaders, parents, kids and others concerned that budget cuts are going to decimate everything we love about our state. To be sure, we’re not your typical coalition. We’re not usually political. But every one of us feels threatened by extreme budget cuts.