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Dina Nguyen send out her first mailer

Dina Nguyen has put out her first mailer to Viet only voters. What I cannot understand is why she cannot spell Supervisor. Warning, Adult Material is on this link. www.dinaforsuppervisor.com I wonder if Paul Lucas had something to do with it?

Jury will hear Carona Tapes at Trial

Peggy Lowe at Total Buzz reports that the Jury in the federal corruption trial for indicted/disgraced/resigned former Sheriff Mike Carona will hear the infamous tapes of conversations between the Sherif and Team Forever member Don Haidl. (the tool to add the link is disabled right now, but we’ll link soon Buzz crew!) Given what we’ve heard…

Do Your Part to Support Hoa Van Tran This Weekend!

As you may already know, Democrat Hoa Van Tran is running strong in his campaign for OC Supervisor. Just this week, the Democratic Party of OC endorsed Hoa. This weekend, you’ll have a chance to help Hoa continue to run strong so he can win and become a much-needed voice for working families on the…

Is Ralph Martin Behind Attacks On Chief Walters?

Over the last week there has been a concerted effort by some in the local blogosphere to smear Santa Ana Chief of Police Paul Walters.  Chief Walters, currently one of those being considered to replace Mike Carona by the Board of Supervisors, has been maliciously attacked by one local blog operator and by numerous posts…

Janet “Santa Ana’s Choice”???

When I got home yesterday in my mailbox I found a slick shiny mailer from the campaign of Supervisor Janet Nguyen.  The mailer was a plea from Santa Ana Councilman, and Janet’s fellow Reep, Carlos Bustamante urging Santa Ana voters to support her candidacy.  Carlos claims that Janet is “Santa Ana’s choice” despite the fact that…

The (First) Battle of the Nguyens Is Finally Over

Yes, Orange County, the longest and possibly most bizarre election battle we’ve ever seen in our lifetimes has FINALLY come to a close. The California Supreme Court denied Trung Nguyen’s appeal. OK, so you don’t believe me? Ask Tomahawk at Red County. You know, I almost want to shed a tear or four right now.…