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Tinajero’s Squishy “Leadership”

Sal Tinajero

More than a month ago, Santa Ana Mayor Pro Tem Sal Tinajero told the Voice of OC that “he was worried that council would look like it is helping Pulido avoid criminal charges by not releasing the report” after the Santa Ana City Council voted 6-0 in executive session to issue an ultimatum for the…

OCYD announces endorsements for November elections

This started as a post about how Dr. Jose Moreno scored the endorsement of the Orange County Young Democrats and then I caught myself and realized it would be unfair to the other great candidates who have been endorsed by OCYD (and we still have the best photo of Dr. Moreno of ANY blog out…

A Letter from Beth Krom to Irvine Voters

I’ve known Beth Krom long before I ever got involved in political blogging; it all started when she came to speak to my cub scout pack about the plans for the Great Park just after she and Larry Agran led the fight to stop the airport.  If you’ve been a homeowner in Irvine prior to…

Sanchez’s Congressional Opponent “A Person of Interest” in Stealing Campaign Signs in Lake Forest

The OC Register is reporting that Adam Nick, a Lake Forest city council member who is challenging Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez in CD-46 next month, is a “person of interest” in a sign stealing incident in Lake Forest. According to the paper, Nick was caught will several campaign signs belonging to lake Forest council candidate Scott Voigts at 2AM…

Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign Launched by the NFL

If you spent any time catching this weekend’s NFL games, you’ll note the League’s Better-late-than–never Public Service campaign about domestic violence awareness.  The PSA is slick and very well done and you can read more about it and see the spot here.  This is one of those issues that the NFL might want to focus…