Monthly Archives: March 2015

A closer look at Senator Ted Cruz

I’ve been meaning to get to the train wreck that is Texas US Senator Ted Cruz last week with my favorite moment of Ted promising to repeal every word of Obamacare if elected president but having to sign up for Obamacare the next day because his wife is taking a leave from her job to…

SoCal Connected – Resident Killer Whales Impacted by OUR Water Use

  This Wednesday, April 1st, SoCal Connected is going to air a piece on how our water use is impacting the resident killer whales that live in Puget Sound.  These are a resident orcas, rather than transient orcas and rely upon salmon for their food source rather than the transient orca that you see in…

Why Does Todd Spitzer Hate the First Amendment? (Updated with comment from ACLU)

The First Amendment to our Constitution is pretty clear.  Government can’t make laws abridging free speech.  And this extended from Congress down through local government bodies.  Orange County Supervisor Todd Spitzer has announced, in front of UC-Irvine, that he plans to develop policy that would cut county funding to any organization that bans the display of…

Gafcon issues Statement on Audit Report’s Release

We’re told Irvine Council member Christina Shea doesn’t read this blog,but she has no problem calling me to demand I correct information she says is false.  We’re tipped off to some inaccurate information she’s posted on her Facebook page about Gafcon (it’s attached above) so we believe she’s obligated to correct the record herself. Gafcon…

Mayor Bao Nguyen’s First 100 Days Luncheon set for Wednesday

  Remember to join us this Wednesday, March 25th, to celebrate Mayor Bao Nguyen’s first 100 days in office following his historic win. If you have not already, please RSVP, as we will be incapable of taking unconfirmed guests at the door. RSVP to Melahat@PSCcampaigns.com or by phone (562) 491-1318.   Hear about the progress made, as well as plans for…