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Pelosi’s Bid to Retake the House Comes to OC Next Month

The 2012 election presents an opportunity for Democrats to take back control of the House and House minority leader Nancy Pelosi believes that California could produce a significant chunk of the 25 seats Democrats need to take back the House.  The former speaker is bringing her clout and fundraising prowess to Orange County next month.…

No Pie for Amante

Councilwoman Deborah Gavello -Tustin

It’s not even July 4th but there were plenty of fireworks in Tustin at last Tuesday’s city council meeting.  Gentle readers, I direct you to the video of said meeting here and scroll ahead to abut the 44 minute mark to listen to Councilwoman Deborah Gavello’s comments directed at fellow Council member Jerry Amante, and…

OC’s Fred Karger Accuses Mitt Romney of Committing Voter Fraud

Republicans are obsessed with voter fraud and proposals to require government issued IDs for voting actually threaten to disenfranchise millions of voters which tend to vote Democratic.  Statistical data on voter fraud shows its virtually non-existent in this country.  If only there was a high profile violator who admitted to committing voter fraud.  And thanks…

OC FireFighters Back Julio Perez for Assembly

Orange County’s Firefighters Back Julio Perez for Assembly First Responders Say Julio Will Be Leading Voice for Firefighters and Law Enforcement in Sacramento Santa Ana – Julio Perez today secured the endorsement of the Orange County Professional Firefighters Association, which represents 950 full-time, professional firefighters in Orange County. “Our endorsement of Julio’s candidacy is based…

Tom Daly’s AD-69 Campaign Gains Momentum

A combination of campaign experience, political savvy, and mis-steps by younger and less experienced opponents, combined with the self-destruction of the only Republican in the race, seem to be giving an edge to the AD-69 candidacy of OC Clerk Recorder Tom Daly. While’s he’s been running behind Labor leader Julio Perez and Santa Ana Council woman Michele…