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Moorlach Proposes Filing Bankruptcy

In discussing their positions on legislative matters at their Board meeting, Supervisor Moorlach proposed telling the Governor to go ahead and make his day and take funds away from local governments under Prop 1A. Moorlach said; “it would be kind of fun for the Governor to throw us in that briar patch.” Moorlach added that…

I’m Voting Yes on the Propositions

T’was the night before Election and all through the state; Propositions all failing; that seems to be our fate. Budget cuts have been flung, to give us a scare. In the hopes that new revenues would forestall our despair. Republicans call for less spending, which is nothing new; While hoping for bankruptcy to ensure our…

The Final Tally

Whether you support or oppose the measures on the special election ballot, you will probably need a drink after the polls close, so come down to Downtown Santa Ana and have a beverage with people from all over the political spectrum. FINAL TALLY Tuesday, May 19, 2009 8:00 PM – ? Memphis At the Santora…

Friday “OUTRAGE” Premiere Hosted by ECCO, Harvey Milk Stonewall Democrats

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rja6cqlCsEg&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Emilkoc%2Eorg%2FNews%2FEntries%2F2009%2F5%2F17%5FOutrage%5Fthe%5FMovie%5FOpens%5FSoon%5Fin%5FSoCal%2521%5Ffiles%2Fwidget1%5Fmarkup%2Ehtml&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]Santa Ana, CA — The Harvey Milk Stonewall Democrats of Orange County and ECCO are hosting a screening OUTRAGE, Friday night at the South Coast Village Regency 3 Theater,  1561 W. Sunflower Avenue, Santa Ana, CA. From Academy Award-nominated documentary filmmaker Kirby Dick (This Film Is Not Yet Rated) comes OUTRAGE, a searing indictment of…

Come say Hi to Beth Krom Tonight

Irvine city council member and Congressional candidate Beth Krom is hosting a fundraiser tonight at the El Torito Restaurant in Irvine.  The party starts at 5:30 tonight, so come by, make a contribution and meet the candidate. Beth also has a fan page on Facebook I encourage you to join. Beth was the only Democratic…

Big Blue Gorilla A Casualty of Auto Dealer Closures

Garden Grove – Union Chrysler Jeep Dodge, which is widely known for its iconic giant blue gorilla on its roof, is slated for closure only months after the Garden Grove City Council gave the dealership $270,000 in January to try to save the troubled dealer. Commuters on the 22 may no longer see the inflatable area landmark as…