Misha Houser

County of Orange Spending Over $1.7 Million Of Your Money to Cut Sheriff Pensions

COUNTY OF ORANGE LEGAL BILLS NOW TOTAL OVER $1.7 MILLION FOR UNSUCCESSFUL COUNTY LAWSUIT TO CUT DEPUTY SHERIFF PENSIONS Outside Legal Counsel Rings Up $383,000 In Bills For January & February, Bringing County’s Total Legal Costs For Tossed Out Lawsuit To $1,727,320.57 SANTA ANA – The County of Orange’s legal bills for County Supervisor John…

Social Networking Raises Over $28K in 24 Hours

Gavin Newsom’s campaign proves value of social networking after Twitter announcement of his gubernatorial run results in more than $28,000 in Act Blue donations in one day. Newsom’s campaign launch also resulted in a spike of 18,000 new supporters on his facebook page. Today the Twitter campaign continued with an Earth Day greeting, link to…

It’s Official: Newsom Announces Via Twitter and YouTube.

Gavin Newsom has just made it official, he’s running for Governor of Californial. His campaign sent a message to his supporters via Twitter at 9:05 am with a link to the following video. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BH0jnyuJ1Tg&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Egavinnewsom%2Ecom%2F&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

Same-Sex Marriage Recognized in Washington D.C.

Washington D.C. – Gay marriages are now recognized in the nation’s capitol after the city council voted unanimously to recognize same sex marriages as legal. Openly gay D.C. Councilman David Catania, was quoted by the Washington Post, “This is the march toward human rights and equality. This is not the march toward special rights. This is the…

Obama Appoints Gay Man Interim Ambassador to India

Peter Burleigh, a seasoned foreign service officer with deep expertise in South Asian affairs, will serve as America’s top diplomat in India until a permanent ambassador is named, according to reports in the Indian press. In a 2008 profile of Burleigh in the South Florida Blade, the former acting ambassador to the United Nations said…