Dan Chmielewski

Obama Increases Lead on McCain

This from www.fivethirtyeight.com.  President-elect Obama has 345 electoral college votes to McCain’s 193.  These numbers based on state-by-state polling results from multiple sources aggregated to project a singel outcome. Of course, this changes weekly and a lot can happen between now and election day. Editor’s Note: The data from fivethirtyeight.com comes from http://3bluedudes.com/ProjectDatabase.htm which has an election…

Have you no decency sir?

Stephen Smith, the publisher of the Irvine Tattler, is fast becoming the master of minutiae.  Point and case, Irvine Mayor Beth Krom made a statement about hearing from Irvine residents who received a website via email.  Smith reported that you can’t email a website, only mail a link to it.  But frankly, any moron who’s…

Rosie Avila Debuts Her Campaign Website

Republican candidate for Congress in CD-47, Rosie Avila, has debuted her new campaign website. It begins like this: “Thank you for visiting our campaign website. We hope you will find it informational.” Well, I didn’t find it so much as informational as I did informative. Rosie might want to downplay all that educational accomplishments she lists…

Debbie Cook Endorses Gary Pritchard

Dear Friends:  I am proud to announce that my State Senate Campaign has received the endorsement of Huntington Beach Mayor and Democratic Nominee for Congress Debbie Cook.  Mayor Cook is an outstanding leader who cares about her community and the people she represents. I have great respect for her and her efforts fighting for reasonable…

Marty Talks to John McCain

Fascinating interview with John McCain by the Register’s Marty Wisckoll.  Read it here.  John McCain doesn’t know how much gas was a gallon the last time he pumped his own gas.  And he thinks Arnold is doing a great job.  

OCWD Sues Polluters

Hot off the wire –  Orange County Water District Initiates Lawsuit Against industries that have polluted the groundwater with INDUSTRIAL Chemicals Drinking Water is Safe; Proactive Action Required to Protect Orange County’s Groundwater Basin from Further Contamination Fountain Valley, Calif. (June 23, 2008) — The Orange County Water District (OCWD) filed suit today against several…