California Political news and opnion from a liberal viewpoint.

Election Night Results: 2014 General Election


The Orange County Registrar of Voters will be reporting election night results HERE starting at about 8 pm tonight. The earliest results will include only the vote-by-mail and early voting ballots cast before election day. Below is the schedule for reports from the OC Registrar of Voters

Janet Nguyen’s Laundered Money – Still Dirty


Last week, the Voice of OC reported on an ongoing FPPC investigation of Supervisor Janet Nguyen’s campaign funding irregularities involving unemployed and student donors. It took a few days, but on Thursday afternoon the other shoe dropped. A detailed review of the court documents revealed that the FPPC had more than just a hunch behind its subpoenas.

Voter Registration Deadline for November 4th Election is Today


The deadline to register to vote in the November 4, 2014 Statewide General Election is Monday, October 20, 2014. Online voter registration is available, which allows new voters to complete the entire process online at Paper registration forms can be obtained at the Registrar of Voters, post offices, libraries and city halls.

Living Near a Nuclear Waste Dump

Nuclear reactor at San Onofre, CA

Surprise, surprise, the government is not going to remove the nuclear waste after all. The big promises made years ago to seal the deal for allowing San Onofre to be built was the guarantee that the highly-radioactive nuclear waste would be removed when the plant closed. Now they have reneged on their promise. Instead of removing the waste, the new plan is to store the toxic waste right here indefinitely.