Chris Prevatt

Convention Follow-up

I’m working on more analysis of the convention speeches but I think in the mean time it may work better, since the convention is now over, to simply provide you with links to audio and video of the individual candidate speeches as they become available.  I will also provide some links to other blog commentary and…

More from the Convention floor

Of Resolutions and Politics Sitting here in the Resolutions Committee meeting where the final decision on which of more than 30 Resolutions will make it to the floor as one of the 10 that will be decided upon tomorrow. There has been significant discussion on the floor today around three resolutions. one is regarding a…

Live from the Convention floor

Just back from lunch. Nancy Pelosi just wrapped up her speach. waiting for the next. Senator Barack Obama was just introduced. Pretty much the same number of supporters on the floor as for Clinton. Obama is talking about his start in Chicago working on setting up work training programs and then starting a civil rights…

LIVE FROM San Diego

Blogging Live from the California Democratic Party Convention. Things got off to the usual late start, about 9:30. Chairman Art Torres reported to the 1145 Registered delegates that San Diego is now a Democratic city, 39 to 36 percent. Waiting for Hillary, we have heard from Congressmembers Filner and Davis as well as LG Garamendi,…

241 Toll road extension?

The Resolutions Committee of the State Democratic Party just approved a substitute resolution to support the construction of an extension of the 241 Toll road only if the extension does not cut through State park land unless there is mitigation to replace any lost park lands. The proposed extension cuts through San Onofre State Park.…

The Underlying Crime

I saw this posted over on Brad Blog and while not OC specific, it is worth calling to everyone’s attention. - Chris Prevatt White House Interference into a U.S. Attorney’s Criminal Investigation in Missouri   High-Level White House, DoJ, Rove Operatives Went to Work While now-Fired Prosecutor Bud Cummins’ Was Building a Case Against Missouri Governor Matt Blunt and…

Getting Away With Fraud?

Sometimes it seems that government officials have no ethics anymore. In the case of Orange County, it is interesting how many instances of corruption or ethical lapses are prevalent in our government institutions. Whether it is Sheriff Mike Corona and his “Coronies,” the Capistrano Unified and Santa Ana Unified School District administrators, or senior managers…