Chris Prevatt

Decision 2008: How do you choose?

Clinton, Obama, Edwards, Richardson, Biden, Dodd, and Kucinich They’re all Democrats running for President. The focus of the media coverage so far seems to be on the top three contenders, Clinton, Obama, and Edwards.  It is no secret that I am currently supporting John Edwards. However, after reviewing Senator Edwards ideas for Health Care in…

More on “What’s Going On at SAUSD?”

  Santa Ana Unified School District problems with possible fraud made it on to KOCE’s Real Orange.  H/T to Thomas Gordon over at Orange Juice for calling the report to our attention.  Click on the “Fraud” image below to link to the Real Orange report.

Defining the New Direction

Event Alert!!! Orange County Democrats, you are invited to “Defining the New Direction: Orange County Democrats Voice Their Views on the War in Iraq.” This is a countywide forum organized by Dr. Richard Lara and hosted by the Laguna Woods Democratic Club. (A free ticket/flyer is available by clicking “Handouts” at: http://occonline.occ.cccd.edu/online/rlara Then click on…

What’s Going On at SAUSD?

Santa Ana Schools accused of phantom classes. Officials made false rosters, misused substitutes to qualify for class-reduction funds, teachers say. State vows to investigate.   The LATimes had this interesting piece today about Santa Ana Unified School District falsifying records to show smaller class sizes in order to get more money.  What the heck do…

Time to Move Forward In the First District

Janet Nguyen was sworn in yesterday as the first Vietnamese-American elected Supervisor in Orange County and the youngest as well.  This election has been a roller coaster ride for both Janet and Trung Nguyen.  Both candidates have held the lead at different points in time.   Both candidates have also been accused of promoting anti-Latino sentiments,…

Janet Nguyen Wins

Judge Brenner has ruled, the recount is done, it was done properly and fairly, and Janet Nguyen was chosen, by a 3 vote margin as the new Supervisor to represent the Orange County First District. She will assume her post at Tuesday’s Board meeting. That said, Darth Schroeder is already hinting at an appeal. WILL…