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Will State or OC GOP Require a Loyalty Oath Like Virginia Does?

Found this story off of the Associated Press.  If you’re a Republican and you plan to vote in Virginia’s primary, you must pledge an oath of loyalty to the Republican Party. It’s catching on elsewhere…..could it happen here? RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — If you’re planning to vote in Virginia’s February Republican presidential primary, be prepared…

Note to the Governor: The Flash Report Officially Demands You Do Something

Hillary Clinton called it a “vast right-wing conspiracy.” Conservatives call it “message discipline.” Others call it the “right-wing noise machine.” Here at TheLiberalOC.com we call it “crap.” And from time to time, we will bring their swill to you in our forum called…   I read the Flash Report so you don’t have to.  Today’s…

IOKIYAR: Ackerman’s Maui Trip Barely Registers

HT to our friends at Orange Juice for this lead of an article that ran last week in the SacBee. But some commentary first.  The Flash Report continues to practice Ronald Reagan’s 11th commandment which is “Thou shall not speak ill of a fellow Republican (unless they are convicted).”  Hence, two weeks after Sheriff Mike…

Want to Talk to Me About Dirty Tricks?

I know you’ve been curious about Dirty Tricks since you first heard about it earlier this year. But would you like to know who’s really behind this scary power grab to ensure the Republicans maintain control over the White House? And would you like to do something to stop the far right cabal from messing…

Flash Report Gets Another Story Wrong: Californias Reject Electoral College Power Grab Attempt

Earlier this year, columns promoting the proposal to split California’s presidential delegates in a bid to give the GOP 20-25 delegates in the 2008 presidential election was being touted on the Flash Report as “the Democrats worst nightmare.” Ah, no.  Not really. According to a new poll, Californians overwhelming reject this blatant Republican power grab. …

Bush Came Here Today, But Will He Forget Us Tomorrow?

  President Bush had a message Thursday for Southern Californians weary and frightened from five days of wildfires. “We’re not going to forget you in Washington, D.C.,” he declared in an eerie echo of what he once told Hurricane Katrina victims.  I noticed at the The Register and The San Diego Union-Tribune’s fire blog that…