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Senator Correa Cuts His Own Pay

Citing hard times ahead for California, State Senator Correa acts to reduce legislative pay Sacramento – In light of California’s dire budget shortfall, Orange County’s State Senator Lou Correa today took action to immediately cut his own legislative salary 10% (ten percent) below what is currently allowed to be paid to legislators. In a letter…

Moorlach Proposes Filing Bankruptcy

In discussing their positions on legislative matters at their Board meeting, Supervisor Moorlach proposed telling the Governor to go ahead and make his day and take funds away from local governments under Prop 1A. Moorlach said; “it would be kind of fun for the Governor to throw us in that briar patch.” Moorlach added that…

News Roundup for May 7

An increasingly small tent: Rush Limbaugh says, “What Colin Powell needs to do is close the loop and become a Democrat.” Next up: New Jersey: “Gay rights advocates in New Jersey… believe the state is poised to pass [a marriage equality] law this year.” Vacation in Libertarian Somalia: “Government-free since 1991…Where the police, roads, and…

News Roundup May 6

I can has cheezburger: Obama and Biden go for a burger run. Ideological purity in Pennsylvania: “With speculation ramping up that former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge may decide within the next few weeks to enter the primary for the GOP Senate nomination — and the right to take on party-switching Arlen Specter — you can…

News Roundup for May 5

White trash jugs for Jesus: Tthe National Organization for Marriage (NOM) considers a bleached blonde 21-year-old girl with artificially augmented breasts who’s apparently never had a serious long-term relationship in her life to be the ideal spokesmodel for their cause.” Sarah Palin, booth babe: “If you can imagine the part of a parade with the…

News Roundup 4-29-09 (Specter Switcheroo Edition)

The Specter of a party switch:  “There is, however, one automatic change that comes with having 60 votes. The greatest power that the minority has in the Senate is the power to grind things to a halt.” Card-checking Specter: “A few weeks ago Arlen Specter announced that he would oppose the Employee Free Choice Act…