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A Closer Look at Dunn’s State Bar Lawsuit

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  Comments in the blogs and statements by people who claim close ties with particular campaigns often lead to stories.  This is one of them. I’m sharing a comment from Democratic “activist” Paul Lucas on the Orange Juice blog from May 24 and portions of a deleted comment from “Henry Lipton” sent to TheLiberalOC on…

Frank Barbaro, Former Chair of the Orange County Democratic Party, Backs Correa in CA-46

Frank Barbaro at 2010 Truman Awards Dinner - Photo (c) TheLiberalOC

  SANTA ANA, CA — Days before the June 7th primary election former State Senator Lou Correa lined up a milestone endorsement from the past Chair of the Orange County Democratic Party, Frank Barbaro, in his campaign to represent California’s 46th Congressional District seat. Barbaro served as Chair of the OC Democratic Party for eight years…

FPPC TO INVESTIGATE SUPERVISOR ANDREW DO FOR USING FUNDS SOLICITED FROM A BUDDHIST TEMPLE FOR CAMPAIGN PURPOSES

Supervisor Andrew Do partying

  GARDEN GROVE – California Fair Political Practices Commission Enforcement Division Spokesperson Chloe Hackert confirmed today that the State’s Ethics Committee would investigate a new complaint against County Supervisor Andrew Do. The complaint which was filed by Do’s opponent Garden Grove City Councilmember Phat Bui, accuses Do of violation of the California General Code Section…

Will Portola High Testing Cost IUSD Measure E Votes?

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Measure E, a significant bond measure aimed at shoring up older schools in Irvine, is on the ballot for June 7.  During the Great Recession and California’s budget crisis from 10 years ago, money for needed repairs just wasn’t there and Irvine’s current State Assembly and State Senate team have already told the city’s education…