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California Political news and opnion from a liberal viewpoint.

A SoCal County’s Quickly Turning Blue!

If you don’t know about Blue County, you should. This grassroots group is doing a terrific job making the Inland Empire a little bluer every day. And now, their hard work’s really paying off. So anyways, here’s the good news from Blue County. And if you have Democratic friends in the IE, let them know…

Be a Part of California’s “Summer of Change”

This just in from the CA Democratic Party. This is something you may be interested in. Hey, you may even see your work on TV! California’s budget crisis is worsening every day, and the Republicans refuse to make their rich friends pay their fair share. Our state budget shortfall this year is at $8 billion…

The (First) Battle of the Nguyens Is Finally Over

Yes, Orange County, the longest and possibly most bizarre election battle we’ve ever seen in our lifetimes has FINALLY come to a close. The California Supreme Court denied Trung Nguyen’s appeal. OK, so you don’t believe me? Ask Tomahawk at Red County. You know, I almost want to shed a tear or four right now.…

Remember: You Can Vote Early for the Next Election!

I just got this special alert from CREDO Action. This is something you don’t want to miss. And btw, don’t forget to go to OCVote.com to find out how to register to vote early by voting by mail! Early voting is starting as early as April 29. Be counted. Vote early. Early voting sites and…

Don’t Miss This Year’s CDC Convention!

Extra! Extra! Read all about it. The CDC Convention’s going to Fresno this year… Along with a whole LOT of excitement! Check out what I just got from the California Democratic Council: Superdelegates Panel Planned for CDC Convention Los Angeles, April 27, 2008 — CDC President Henry Vandermeir announced today that next weekend’s CDC Convention…

Earth Day 2008

Earth Day is this Tuesday April 22, 2008.  I figure, since the earth is such a big place it may take some people, like global warming denier Mark Landsbaum over at the Register’s Orange Punch Blog, a little time to warm up to the idea of celebrating love for our planet. I thought it best…

Supporting Public Schools

Parents of public school children are being asked to contact their state legislators in Sacramento on cuts to public school funding.  Here’s some helpful data to get you through your call.  But fair warning.  If your state rep or state senator is a Republican, you might as well be talking to a stone wall.  They…