Dan Chmielewski

Register Editorial: Republicans are the Party of Big Government

Today’s Register editorial reports that our national debt is now $9 trillion dollars and lays the blame squarely at the feet of President Bush and the Republicans who held ppower for that long.  The Register reports that the federal debt has more than doubled under Bush epxanding by about $5.6 trillion dollars.  I have a…

Veteran’s Day Ceremony in Irvine

Dear Friends, I hope you will join me in observing Veterans Day at a special ceremony honoring our veterans hosted by the City of Irvine.  Here are the details: Sunday, November 11, 10 – 11 a.m. Colonel Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park Formal Garden Area (4 Civic Center Plaza) Light refreshments will be served…

Steve Young: John Campbell Wrong on Waterboarding

This is hot off the press from Steve Young, Democratic candidate for Congress.  But a quick commentary.  If John Campbell truly believes what he said about waterboarding, would the good Congressman willfully subject himself to a waterboarding procedure?  Or how would he feel if a member of his family were subjected to waterboarding?   Today…

Jobs Leaving the State? Not Really says New Study

Republicans constantly rail against job killing bills out of the Democratic-controlled legislature.  A new study shows that these claims aren’t holding water. See this story from ABC7: Oct. 26 – There’s interesting new information out about California’s economy. We’ve heard a lot the last few years about how businesses are fleeing our state for less…

Santiago Canyon: “Recall Bill Campbell”

I have family visiting from out of state and their neighbors wanted photos of the damage caused by the recent wildfire in Santiago Canyon.  So, we hopped down to Santiago Canyon to see it for ourselves.  I didn’t have my camera with me, but some residents there are none too pleased with Supervisor Bill Campbell. …