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Coastline College Trustee wasting money on NYC trip

Orange County, CA-Coast Community College Board Trustee, Armando Ruiz, known for resigning just before the last election four years ago so he could double-dip on his retirement, is feeding from the trough once again. He has booked a trip to New York City the weekend before the election to attend a conference of the Association…

From Party to Protest: My, What a Weekend!

Wow, what a weekend we’ve had! I started the day on Saturday meeting so many of the heroes I look up to. I ended the day last night with my feet worn out after a long day hitting the pavement. I guess the excitement never ends when you’re a Democrat in Orange County! Details below…

Obama-Biden Rally Today October 4

Let your Voices be Heard Supporters of Change Unite!  OBAMA & BIDEN ARE THE LEADERS WHO WILL BRING THE CHANGE OUR COUNTRY NEEDS! Please join us at a pro-Obama rally   This will be held at the same time that Sarah Palin is fund raising at Segerstrom Hall

Art Pedroza on Diversity: “Santa Ana is Not Irvine”

You’re damn right it’s not.  Ward 3 Santa Ana City Council candidate made an interesting statement dissing Irvine while promoting the diversity of Santa Ana.  Watch it on Video here and go to the 27:49 mark.  Art addresses the cultural fairs in Orange and ponders why Santa Ana doesn’t celebrate its diversity. “Santa Ana is…

Moorlach’s Risky Investments

Chriss Street fired off a press release Wednesday afternoon touting his wisdom and foresight. Seems he decided to reverse his previous position to “hold to maturity” the county’s investments in risky Structured Investment Vehicles (SIV’s).  In this case, Street decided to sell off the county’s holdings in the Sigma Financial SIV early. At the end…