Editorial Staff

Judge Rules that Prop 8 is Unconstitutional

U. S. District Court Judge Vaughn R. Walker has issued a landmark decision declaring that Proposition 8, banning same-gender marriage is unconstitutional.

“The United States Constitution guarantees that all persons shall be treated equally under the law;” said Chris Prevatt, spokesman for the Harvey Milk Stonewall Democratic Club of Orange County. “The U.S. Supreme Court rulled decades ago, that marriage is a fundamental right, when it overturned state laws banning inter-racial marriages.”

Huh? Riverside and Corona Cop Unions Endorse Republican Ken Calvert

July 30, 2010 – Today, Representative Ken Calvert announced the endorsement of the Riverside Sheriffs’ union, the Riverside Police Officers’ union and the Corona Police Officers’ union.  Together, the unions represent nearly 4,000 law enforcement officers. “Our law enforcement officers are the true heroes in our community and I am truly humbled to have their…

OC Press Club Names TheLiberalOC.com as Best Political Blog

TheLiberalOC.com, Orange County California’s oldest liberal political blog, was named Best Political Blog at the 2010 Orange County Press Club’s annual awards gala. Established in 2006 by former Garden Grove Journal reporter Mike Lawson, TheLiberalOC has distinguished itself as the premier liberal political blog in Orange County.

Join “Hands Across the Sand” on Saturday

On Saturday, June 26, Americans will join hands on beaches and in parks and cities united against the dangers offshore oil drilling present to our oceans and marine wildlife, fishing industries and coastal economies, in Hands Across the Sand. The mission of Hands Across the Sand is to change our energy policy away from its dependence on fossil fuels…

Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain

From the Sacramento Bee: Yesterday Carly Fiorina spoke at a news conference held at the electrical contracting and engineering firm Rex Moore in Sacramento, where she also lambasted her Democratic rival Sen. Barbara Boxer for failing to stimulate job growth in California…. Rex Moore has received nearly $450,000 in stimulus money as part of the federal American Recovery and…