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Compassion and Leadership Forum 8-16-08

UPDATE: Information on tickets for the upcoming Saddleback Church forum with Senators Barack Obama and John McCain on Saturday, August 16th WILL NOT be available until Wednesday, August 13th. (H/T Total Buzz) You can click on the image below and it will take you to the website with the information.

CA-46: Why Is “Crazy Dana” Voting Against Equal Rights?

This just in from the Debbie Cook campaign. It looks like Dana Rohrabacher is at it again putting his own crazy beliefs above the needs of over half the people in the 46th District. Take a look below at what I’m talking about. Cook Questions Rohrabacher Vote Against Equal Pay Bill Huntington Beach–Congressman Dana Rohrabacher…

Todd Gallinger for Irvine City Council

Irvine lawyer Todd Gallinger has formally announced he’s running for a council seat in Irvine. Todd is an exceptional young man.  He grew up in Irvine, attending elementary school through junior college here.  His law practice represents small businesses and not-for-profits.  He was the lead citizen activist behind the successful Measure H campaign to prevent…

SiteMeter working again

Apparently, the SiteMeter system is back up and running. Here is the explanation they have placed on their main page. SiteMeter IE Issues Resolved Dear SiteMeter Users, We have become aware of a compatibility issue with our SiteMeter tracking code and IE 7 (possibly IE 6) browsers that started sometime last night. The problem was…

Vandals strike DPOC at OC FAIR

A Cardboard Likeness of Presidential Candidate Barack Obama was Destroyed After Being Locked Away in a Secured Storage Facility COSTA MESA, Calif. – August 2, 2008 –  Vandals defaced a large cardboard cutout of Senator Barack Obama, tearing off the head, after the display had been stored at the end of the night, after the…

SD 33: An Evening With Gary Pritchard

(Cross-posted at MyDD) Yesterday, I had a chance to see my friend Ellinorianne at a very special event. You see, her husband is running for State Senate here in Orange County, CA. And since running for office isn’t a cheap thing to do, he was asking folks to donate so he can keep fighting the…