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DPOC Holiday Party Next Monday

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You are invited to join the Democratic Party for our December meeting and annual holiday party! Bring your favorite dish for our potluck. When: Monday, December 16th. Meeting at 7:00pm (all are welcome) & party at 8:00pm Where: Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 582 1916 West Chapman Avenue, Orange, CA 92868 We are collecting shoes for Global Volunteers…

LA’s Progressive Radio Station Goes Right Wing

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Fans of the Stephanie Miller show, Randi Rhodes and Thom Hartmann are going to have to move elsewhere as KTLK (K-Talk) will soon be the Los Angeles home of Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and Glenn Beck.  Clear Channel made the announcement and you can read about in this story from the LA Times. KFI, which…

Mike Carona loses another appeal, staying in jail

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Yesterday former Orange County Sheriff Mike Carona lost another appeal related to his January 2009 felony conviction on one count of witness tampering. A three judges hearing the appeal denied Carona’s request saying that the judge did not make an error in his sentencing decision. The court said, “The sentence imposed was not substantively unreasonable.”

Anaheim’s CATER emerges

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Anaheim’s Cynthia Ward has started a group called Coalition of Anaheim Taxpayers for Economic Responsibility  (CATER) and they have filed a complaint alleging unclear Brown Act violations against the Anaheim City Council based on the city staff’s recommendation to approve the two MOUs related to the Angels negotiations and the city council’s 4-1 vote to do so in…