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Derail the Sale measure approved for Costa Mesa ballot

COSTA MESA – City leaders voted Tuesday night to place a measure on the June ballot that would ask Costa Mesa voters to help preserve the OC Fair & Event Center. The OCRegister reports: Through a June 8 special election, residents could affirm a general plan amendment that spells out what is allowed and barred…

New Executive Director Tapped by DPOC

We got this note from DPOC chair Frank Barbaro: I am pleased to announce that Gerrie Schipske is the new Executive Director of the Democratic Party of Orange County. Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (D-47th CD) says, “I join with Orange County Democrats in extending a warm welcome to the Honorable Gerrie Schipske and congratulate the Democratic…

Galloway: Callous in Wonderland

With Lorri Galloway having fully thrown her hat in the ring to run for Supervisor, I was digging through our files and found this little ditty from the Daily Show in June 2007.  Galloway’s primary Democratic opponent is Tom Daly. I couldn’t pass up this bit of humor. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon…