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Orange County lays off more workers, seniority doesn’t count.

Today, Sheriff Sandra Hutchens will announce her planned cuts in staffing to address the $28 million budget cut the department must absorb this year. The Orange County Register’s Jennifer Muir reports some details this morning: Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens plans to lay off two assistant sheriffs and six captains to help rein in department expenses, according…

"Jack-Booted State Employee Unions…."

Conservative Republican pollster Adam Probolsky has a column in today’s Flash Report that scores a 9.9 of a 10.0 on the old “Wheel of Morality” that was once a feature on the Warner Bros cartoon “Animanics.” Adam spun the wheel and it stopped on “bankrupt” so yes, he’s morally bankrupt here. When arguing politics, the…

Carona NOT going to Jail Today

Disgraced convicted felon Mike Carona is not going to the federal pen today; he remains free pending the appeal of his case.  The Register has the details here. Carona’s fnal destination hasn’t been announced, but I’ve love to hear details about the facility once it is.  I’m sure he’ll have a clean, comfortable room, great…

CA Budget: Is it soup yet?

The Senate has wrapped up their portion of the work related to the Budget bills. They have adjourned for the the morning (night). The budget mop is sliding slowly across the Assembly Floor, pushing the dirt around but not really picking anything up. The last tweet from the floor that I saw sets the tone:…

More on Congressman John Campbell working for his district

Lumped in with the likes of Wiley Drake, John Campbell finds it more important, than bringing resources to his district, to focus on the false premise that questions whether President Barack Obama was born in the United States. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart has the full story here: The Daily Show With Jon Stewart…