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Lincoln Club Members To Buy OC Register

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After years of speculation that the LA Times was planning to buy the Orange County Register, a group of investors, all affiliated with the right-wing Lincoln Club of Orange County, have announced a bid to purchase the publication and save it from being co-opted by the “liberal media.”

Daly Blows Off AD-69 Debate

Santa Ana city council member Michele Martinez wasn’t the only AD-69 candidate who blew off last night’s debate at Los Amigos.  OC Clerk Recorder Tom Daly was in Sacramento for a fundraising trip.  Martinez held a fundraiser in Santa Ana at the same time of the Los Amigos debate. Register reporter Andrew Galvin was there…

Unfit for Office

We were hoping to never have to write about Art Pedroza ever again.  But his candidacy for a seat on the Orange County Board of Education (OC BoE) makes it necessary.  Readers know this blog won our second federal lawsuit against Mr. Pedroza in December 2011 for cybersquatting names associated with TheLiberalOC, some of our writers and…

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Costa Mesa Places City Clerk on Administrative Leave

Everyone has blown a deadline at one time or another, but for Costa Mesa city clerk Julie Folcik, a blown deadline could have serious consequences.  She’s been placed on adminstrative leave pending an investigative into a “serious professional failure” according to Geoff West’s Bubbling Caldron blog. Here’s the statement from Costa Mesa CEO, Tom Hatch:…

Solorio comments on Politico Article on Durkee Plea

This came in via email Tuesday night: State Assemblyman Jose Solorio’s Statement Regarding Politico News on Durkee Guilty Plea   Solorio Asks FBI to be Aggressive in Making Sure Durkee Serves as Many Years as Possible in Federal Prison, and Says First California Bank Cooperated with Durkee in Fraudulent Activity SACRAMENTO – In response to…