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The Other Casualty at DPOC Last Night

Last night’s DPOC meeting was not a death knell for the party and nor was it a shining moment of leadership. The party’s decision to allow Hoa Van Tran to retain the party’s endorsement is not quite a victory for the campaign, but more of a stay of execution when the voters have their say…

Irvine Tattler stretches beyond credibility to slime Measure H volunteer

The Irvine Tattler isn’t a blog; it’s a Web-based vehicle that has its digital roots in the Irvine Chronicle, a piece of political literature that reprinted copyrighted news stories without permission. The Irvine Chronicle, oddly enough, used unethically tactics to question the ethics of the Great Park team which consisted of Beth Krom, Larry Agran…

Showdown for Hoa Van Tran

The Democratic Party of Orange County met tonight to determine if Hoa Van Tran will be the Tan Ngynen pariah of the 2008 election cycle. The question: Will the Dems take a stand, or let things slide further down hill? Questions about the ethics and integrity of Hoa Van Tran have been raised by all of…

CA-42: Joe Wilson Fundraisers Are a Big Success for Ron Shepston!

This just in from the Ron Shepston for Congress campaign (www.ronshepston.com). Apparently, folks loved the recent Joe Wilson events benefitting the Shepston campaign! Here’s the scoop from the Shepston campaign on what happened. Joe Wilson Fundraisers Raises $14K for Ron Shepston *Orange County, CA* More than 100 supporters attended a fundraiser for Ron Shepston featuring…

Young Democrats Withdraw Endorsement of Hoa Van Tran

The following press statement came in today from the Orange County Young Democrats. Orange County Young Democrats Withdraw Their Endorsement of Hoa Van Tran Young Democrats React to Transgressions within Candidate’s Campaign   SANTA ANA, CA – The Orange County Young Democrats have chosen to withdraw their endorsement of Hoa Van Tran for the First Supervisorial…

MSM Musings on Memorial Day

So I get up early Sunday morning and flip on the news and there is Flash Report publisher Jon Flieschman on Channel 4 KNBC telling viewers that Barack Obama is going to raise taxes on all Americans.  Ah, no he’s not.  Only on those Americans in the upper 2 percent of all taxpayers.  But repeat…