Dan Chmielewski

It’s Official: Flash Terminates Governor

Since I read the Flash Report so you don’t have to, publisher Jon Flieschman has finally had it with the governor.  Here’s his post from yesterday. Jon writes on a possible tax increase considered by the Governor: I don’t know how to sugar coat this, so I will just say it like it is —…

A Site for Schroeder Eyes

OC GOP/conservative icon Mike Schroeder has placed his bet on Mitt Romney in the Republican presidential stakes.  Give that Mr. Schroeder has deemed Prof. Chemerensky a polarizing figure, I found a site that might make Mr. Schroeder think about Mitt.  The site is found here and is bound to make Hugh Hewitt’s head explode.

from Speaker Pelosi: Highlights from Greenspan’s New Book

Gotta love the fact the Speaker is playing hardball:   Former Fed Chief Alan Greenspan Denounces Republican Fiscal Irresponsibility “Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan sharply criticizes President George W. Bush’s administration and Republican congressional leaders in his memoir for putting political imperatives ahead of sound economic policies . . .” [Reuters, 9/15/07] “In the…

Wishful Thinking….

In the Register this morning, Marty Wisckol’s column about the Erwin Chemerinsky/UCI developments warranted a headline, “A Good Liberal is Good to Find.” But over at Red County, Marty’s story leads Matt Cunningham’s morning roundup with this headline: Red County/OC Blog News Roundup — September 17, 2007 Today’s top stories from behind the Orange Curtain:Martin…

These Guys Don’t Understand Military Ethos

I never served in the military, so, per State Rep. Chuck DeVore, I don’t get military ethos, and presumably, not qualified to weigh in on an opinion uttered by Rep. Boehner that our blood and treasure (soldiers and tax dollars) are a small price to pay for achiveing our ultimate goal in Iraq.  Considering only…

Chermerinsky gets the Job after all

Joint Statement: Michael V. Drake & Erwin Chemerinsky re Donald Bren School of Law Sept. 17, 2007 We are very pleased to announce that Erwin Chemerinsky, the Alston & Bird Professor of Law and Political Science at Duke University, has been offered and has accepted the position of founding dean of the Donald Bren School…