Chris Prevatt

U.S. deaths in Iraq reach 3,000

What a great, and very sad New Year’s gift from our President. (CNN) — The U.S. military on Sunday announced its 3,000th fatality from the Iraq war. The identity of the 3,000th military death could not be precisely determined as the exact times of deaths late last week were not immediately available. On Monday, the military…

Democratic Party OC Endorses Tom Umberg

This Just In… FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 27, 2006  DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF ORANGE COUNTY ENDORSES TOM UMBERG FOR SUPERVISOR  Contact: Mike Levin, Executive Director, (714) 835-2122, mike@ocdemocrats.net  Former Assemblyman Tom Umberg has won the endorsement of the Democratic Party of Orange County in the race to replace State Senator Lou Correa as Orange County Supervisor. …

Claudia Chicken’s Out!

Apparently, Santa Ana Councilwoman Claudia Alvarez showed up, signatures and money in hand and hanged her mind onnce it was clear that Umberg was in the Supervisor race. Although it could have been Benny Diaz that scared her away. At any rate, it looks like we have 3 Dems and 7 Republicans in the race.…

SPLASH! Umberg Jumps In.

Former 69th Assemblyman Tom Umberg has pulled papers and is in the 1st District Supervisor contest to replace his former opponent in the 34th Senate primary election, Senator Lou Correa. Umberg’s entry into the race sets up a rematch with Santa Ana Councilwoman Claudia Alvarez, who lost to Umberg in the 2004 primary for Assembly. Also,…

The sky fell… on his head!

  This great letter to the editor in today’s OC Register describes my thoughts quite well.  The voters of the 2nd district, in their infinite wisdom, chose this guy to be one of the five Supervisors running our county.  Folks, the sky really is falling and the guy who claims to have predicted the largest…

The Empire Strikes Out

I’ve finally found the time to update everyone on the status of the Bloggergate Saga. After more than a month of exhaustive investigation, the lynch mob from the Health Care Agency found exactly what they knew when they started their wild goose chase. I did not blog from work! Since they could not find any…