Chris Prevatt

Trung Wins!

Phil Paule posted the following comment on Red County/OCBlog earlier today. “The one thing that I can say with 100% confidence is that the only way Trung will get to the 5th floor is with the help of Photoshop.” I couldn’t resist the temptation.

Tom Umberg Fires Back at GOP and IE’s

Mark Leyes over at Red County/OCBlog has been keeping everyone up to date on most of the 1st District mail. He has posted this one today. 1st SD Mailbox: Umberg Fights Back I’m glad that Tom is finally countering the lies and distortions that have been sent out attacking him. I think, this mailing makes…

The Many Faces (and Places) of Trung Nguyen

Jubal over at Red County/OCBlog has this post that you’ve gotta see. It seems that Trung not only has many faces, but with the help of Photoshop, he can be anywhere he wants to be. Trung Nguyen Photoshopped Into Picture With Schwarzenegger Well, it seems that Trung has hidden, or removed, all of his photos…

GOTV for Tom Umberg

Join the hundreds of volunteers already supporting Tom Umberg for 1st District Supervisor. Now is the time for the final push to Get out the Vote  for Tom Umberg. ANY DAY OF THE WEEK between now and the February 6 election: Democratic Party headquarters Monday through Friday: 10:30am – 12:30pm & 5:30pm – 8:30pm Saturday…

Failure of Contracting Out Public Services

Here is an example of one of the many reasons why the idea of contracting out County jobs is a bad idea.  O.C. transit officials rethink contract for troubled Access paratransit program I hope OC Supervisor Moorlach reads this story; maybe it will influence his belief that if you can find the service in the…

Orange County Executive Officer Leaving

I just came from the OCEA Leadership Conference in Anaheim today. Board of Supervisors Chairman Chris Norby was our last speaker of the day and he confirmed that County Executive Officer Thomas Mauk is leaving Orange County for Los Angeles County.  The news will hit the papers tomorrow (OC Register.com) (LATIMES.com), but I wanted to give…

Alvarez Endorses Umberg

From the Umberg/Alvarez Press Conference Thursday morning. SANTA ANA – Longtime Santa Ana Councilwoman Claudia Alvarez announced today that she has decided to formally endorse former State Assemblyman Tom Umberg’s campaign for County Supervisor. Umberg is on the ballot for the February 6 special election to fill the open vacancy in central Orange County’s 1st…