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Fundraising Fail: Choi doesn’t capitalize on Pelosi smear

When Rep. Joe Wilson famously shouted “You Lie!” at President Obama’s joint address to Congress on healthcare reform, the South Carolina Republican was able to parlay that classless utterance into hundreds of thousands of dollars for his re-election (his opponent was also able to raise tons of cash).  Last December, Irvine Council member Steven Choi…

Bill Maher on Teabaggers

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zagXJbfVnbY[/youtube] HBO’s Real Time is back for another season and Bill Maher was in rare form with his “New Rules” segment on Teabaggers.  I watched this and wondered “what would Meagan Barth think?” An excerpt of his commentary: Now here’s an amazing statistic. In a recent poll almost ninety percent of Tea Baggers said that…

Daly drops 4th Supes Bid

Orange County Clerk-Recorder Tom Daly announced today that he has decided to not run for the Fourth District Board of Supervisor’s seat vacated by Chris Norby last month to take his seat in the State Assembly. The possible replacement of Norby by a democrat was placed into question when Anaheim City Council member Lorri Galloway and La Habra Council member Rose Espinoza announced their desire to run for the seat.

Leave Candidates’ Families Alone

As people are aware, I am not the biggest fan of Lorri Galloway nor am I a fan of her stunt of carpetbagging into the 4th Supervisorial District in order to exact her grudge match with Tom Daly and Lou Correa. I think it was ridiculous to move to a “house” not zoned for residential.…

Assembly Speaker-Elect John Perez Endorses Galloway for Fourth District Supervisor

Breaking news: Lorri Galloway gets significant endorsement for Fourth District supervisor’s race. California Assembly Speaker Elect, John Perez, endorses Anaheim Councilmember Lorri Galloway for Orange County Supervisor. Anaheim, Ca, February 18, 2010 – Assembly speaker elect, John Perez, has endorsed Anaheim city councilmember Lorri Galloway for Orange County Supervisor 4th District. “Lorri Galloway has been…