Chris Prevatt

“Victory at any cost.” Damn Right!

The characterization of Tom Umberg being “dishonest with the voters about his military service is false.”  These allegations were spun up by political consultants with one objective in mind, discrediting Tom Umberg.  It appears that they were successful in convincing you, but that does not make them true.  In particular there are two allegations on…

“I Have A Dream”

In recognition of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, I am posting some excerpts from his famous speech from the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963.  I have a dream today… I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: “We hold these truths…

Update: Democrats 69th AD Caucus

  This just in from Andrew Davey: Great news from the Land of the OC: The sensible progressives won! Today was an amazing day for Democrats in Central Orange County. For one, we had a record SIXTY-ONE DEMOCRATS show up for the caucus. In past years, there weren’t even ENOUGH CANDIDATES in the 69th Assembly…

Kermit Jumps Out

          Matt Cunningham over at Red County/OCBlog has posted the press release of two timing Supevisorial candidate, and Westminster Mayor Pro-Tem Kermit Marsh announcing that he has jumped out of the contest to, spend more time with Carlos Bustamante’s illegitimate child*, I mean ENDORSE CARLOS BUSTAMANTE! (*an unconfirmed rumor) According to Kermit, Carlos has saved…

Progressive Bloggers Joining the “Establishment”

Browsing through the blogs today I found a few stories about the new process for electing Assembly District Delegates to the State Democratic Party. One of the more interesting points I found was that there are a number of “progressive bloggers” running for seats on the state party. My fellow blogger Claudio over at Orange…

UNITY! The other campaign fuel.

There has been a lot of buzz, and even a little bit of Republican grumbling about the speed at which the Democratic Party of Orange County and organized labor have managed to unify their efforts behind a single candidate, Tom Umberg, in the First District Board of Supervisor’s Special Election on February 6th. Filing for…

Enter the “Union Boss”

Peggy Lowe over at the OC Register posted this yesterday and I just have to follow up on it. DA’s DNA plan DOA? Or just on ice? Buzzette’s hearing some rumblings this afternoon about item No. 27 on the supes agenda for Tuesday, the first meeting in 2007. This is an $875,000 item DA Tony…