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Dump The Pump!

Residents may avoid the high price of gas and try public transit June 16 to 20 ORANGE – The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) is offering free one-day bus passes for use during Dump the Pump week, June 16 to 20, to encourage commuters to leave their cars at home and ride public transportation. Passes…

Mr. Mauk, what will you do about Carlos?

Last Tuesday, OC Public Works Director of Administration, Carlos Bustamante made what some in the Red blogosphere call a “funny and on point joke.” Christian and I were discussing the vote. At that point, Carlos walked into the building. he and I shook hands and commiserated about the vote. I told Carlos that I was…

CUSD Recall: Pro and Con

         The South Orange County Democratic Club published in their June Newsletter Pro and Con arguments regarding the Capistrano Unified School District Recall. Here they are, in no particular order, after the flip.

CA-48: Join Steve Young & Friends for the Campaign Kickoff!

Hey, there! This just came in my inbox from the Democratic Party of Orange County. This looks like a great event that all you South County Dems won’t want to miss! Dear TheLiberalOC.com Reader, Steve Young is the Democratic nominee for Congress in the 48th Congressional District against the out-of-touch incumbent, John Campbell. 2008 is the…

Historic Night in Hollywood

ECCO VP, Harvey Liss & I slipped past the border patrol to attend a special Town Hall meeting in Hollywood to celebrate the up and coming nuptials of some of our dear friends this coming Tuesday. The crowd filled the theater and Harvey & I were left on the patio because of overflow. Jeff LeTourneau…

CA-46: The HB Independent Speaks out on Crazy Dana

Everyone knows at least one crazy relative who always manages to embarrass themselves at family functions. You know the type. You appreciate their sense of humor or forthrightness, but sometimes they take things a beat too far. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher sometimes can be just like that. While we often appreciate his maverick nature and his…