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UCI’s Prof. Erwin Chemerinsky Says No on 8

Eric Carpenter has a good story over at OCRegister.com regarding Proposition 8 and a talk UCI Law School Dean Prof. Erwin Chemerinsky gave today on the topic. UCI Law dean speaks against gay-marriage ban Professor Erwin Chemerinsky talks at Irvine church whose members are waging fight against Prop. 8. IRVINE – The California Supreme Court’s ruling…

McCain rally: Speaker says non-Christians want an Obama win

Just another demonstration of why religion and politics shouldn’t be mixed. DAVENPORT, Iowa (CNN) – A minister delivering the invocation at John McCain’s rally in Davenport, Iowa Saturday told the crowd non-Christian religions around the world were praying for Barack Obama to win the U.S. presidential election. “There are millions of people around this world…

Irvine Council Candidate Todd Gallinger Gets a Death Threat

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Irvine City Council candidate Todd Gallinger has received a death threat.  The threat, phoned into Gallinger’s law office, was received by an employee.  The threat comes on the heels of a warning issued by City Councilor and campign rival StevenChoi who, without identifying Gallinger by name, warned an…

CA-46: Have Breakfast With DFA’s Jim Dean!

This just in from the Debbie Cook for Congress campaign! They’ll be hosting a very special guest on Sunday the 19th. Sign up now to secure a seat at the breakfast table! 8:30 AM Breakfast With Jim Dean Fundraiser for Debbie Cook For Congress $25 10 AM Precinct Walking and Rally Everyone Welcome

Esquire Magazine Issues Endorsements

If you can get past the Halle Berry, Sexiest Woman Alive cover story to page 140, you;ll list the publication’s lits of politican endorsements for the 2008 election (Hallie reprises the Classic Bill Clinton cover) Esquire has endorsed the following: CD-40, Ed Royce, R CD-41, Tim Prince, D CD-42, Ed Chau, D CD-43, John Roberts, R…