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Sempra Energy Responds to Duvall Scandal

Yesterday afternoon Sempra Energy released the following statement from Joyce Rowland, Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Chief Ethics Officer responding to allegations by former assemblyman Duvall. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeCbZFOn61U[/youtube]

September 11 Remembrance Ceremonies

Orange County: The Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) will participate in a Remembrance Service to commemorate the eighth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2009. This is in memory of the losses suffered at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. This service will provide an opportunity for the OCFA…

What Is It About Prominent Yorba Linda Politicians?

What is it about prominent politicians who’ve hailed from Republican-red Yorba Linda? Of course, Yorba Linda’s own Richard Nixon, the disgraced 37th U.S. President, is entombed within city limits at his lavish library, which celebrates conservative leaders while still whitewashing Nixon”s legacy. This week, my District 72 Assemblyman, Yorba Linda’s married Mike Duvall who boasted…

Asm. Miller Says He Wasn’t Paying Attention to Duvall

From the bizzaro world of the GOP, Republican Assemblyman, and former Ethics Committee member Jeff Miller claims: From: @CapitolAlert Sent: Sep 10, 2009 2:31p Asm. Jeff Miller says “he wasn’t paying attention” when Duvall dished on sexcapades http://bit.ly/PDrZi. So let’s see if we’ve got this right? Miller wasn’t listening and Duvall was making it all…

Duvall Fallout Lands Jeff Miller in Hot Seat

This tweet just came in from SacBee @CapitolAlert. From: @CapitolAlert Sent: Sep 10, 2009 7:49a RT @jimmiller2: The speaker’s office has removed Asm Jeff Miller, R-Corona, from the ethics committee. http://tiny.cc/XWazd Seems appropriate under the circumstances.

Assemblyman Duvall Denies Reports that He Had Affair

Just when you thought it couldn’t get more bizarre… The latest from Duvall’s web site. “I want to make it clear that my decision to resign is in no way an admission that I had an affair or affairs. My offense was engaging in inappropriate story-telling and I regret my language and choice of words.…