Dan Chmielewski


 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

McCain Cuts and Runs from Friday’s Debate; Suspends Campaign to Deal with Financial Crisis

Senator John McCain has suspended his presidential campaign to head back to Washington “to deal with the financial crisis.”  McCain has called for a postponement of this Friday’s debate with Senator Barack Obama as a result. This is laughable. First, McCain’s campaign manager is outed for his lobbying firm’s continued acceptance of $15,000 a month…

Choi’s Shameful Smear

The Irvine Chamber of Commerce hosted a breakfast last Friday for the candidates for Mayor and City Council.  Council member Steven Choi, running for re-election despite already having a committee to raise funds for a run at Chuck DeVore assembly seat in 2010, by luck of the draw, was selected to be the final speaker.…

Shea Wants to Cut I-CHIP Program; But Wastes Taxpayer Money on Feasibility Studies That Go Nowhere

One of the better political features in the OC Register is Teri Sforza’s Watchdog column that tracks government waste.  Each week, the Watchdog team asks an elected official to comment on something they believe is an example of government waste and this week, it was Christina Shea’s turn to answer the question.  The Watchdog disclaimer:…

Rush Limbaugh: Obama is Arab, Not African-Amrican

Our friends at Media Matters had this post  that just has to confirm Rush Limabugh is dipping into an alternate reality.  On his program, Rush claimed Barack Obama isn’t African-American, he’s an Arab-American. From the piece: On the September 22 broadcast of his syndicated radio show, Rush Limbaugh baselessly claimed that Sen. Barack Obama is…

The Truth about Sarah Palin

Since Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is coming to OC soon, Matt Taibbi’s profile of her in the current edition of Rolling Stone magazine couldn’t come at a better time.  The link takes you to a sidebar exposing fact vs. fiction in Palin’s words and deeds. Taibbi takes no prisoners.  He pretty much savaged Hillary Clinton’s…