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Memorial Day Cermony in Irvine

A message from Beth Krom, Irvine City Council member and a candidate for Congress in CD-48 Memorial Day is our opportunity to honor the sacrifice of our fallen soldiers and to reflect on what it means to live in a country that promises “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” to all its citizens. There…

Senator Correa Cuts His Own Pay

Citing hard times ahead for California, State Senator Correa acts to reduce legislative pay Sacramento – In light of California’s dire budget shortfall, Orange County’s State Senator Lou Correa today took action to immediately cut his own legislative salary 10% (ten percent) below what is currently allowed to be paid to legislators. In a letter…

Special Election: The No’s have it 5-1

Early results show what was expected for today’s Special Election. 1A          NO 1B           NO 1C           NO 1D           NO 1E           NO 1F          YES Public Services are screwed. Here is the link to the Secretary of State Results page:

Moorlach Proposes Filing Bankruptcy

In discussing their positions on legislative matters at their Board meeting, Supervisor Moorlach proposed telling the Governor to go ahead and make his day and take funds away from local governments under Prop 1A. Moorlach said; “it would be kind of fun for the Governor to throw us in that briar patch.” Moorlach added that…