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CA-46: The Sierra Club Endorses Debbie Cook for Congress!

This just in from the Debbie Cook for Congress campaign (www.debbiecookforcongress.com). Check out the latest big endorsement for Mayor Cook! This is big news. Sierra Club Endorses Debbie Cook Conservation Group Praises Work to Protect California’s Environment The Angeles Chapter of the Sierra Club today announced the national Sierra Club’s endorsement of Huntington Beach Mayor…

Dina wants Supervisor job; can’t pay property taxes on time.

The Bolsavik is reporting that apparently while Dina Nguyen has no problem loaning her campaign $25,000 she cannot seem to pay her property taxes on time. For the record, the total year to date amount of contributions reported on Dina’s May 17th report is understated by $500. I’m sure it’s just an error in addition. Also, while…

Shirley Grindle Asks Hoa’s Treasurer To Amend Report

Orange County’s campaign finance watchdog Shirley Grindle (OC Register photo) contacted me this evening to let me know that she has sent a memo to Xavier Martinez, Hoa Van Tran’s new campaign treasurer, requesting that he clean up the reports and refund any contributions that may exceed the $1,600 TinCup limit. Specifically she is referring…

Hillary and her reasons for staying in the race.

In order to change our debate a little, and if possible away from Hoa Van Tran, I bring up Hillary Clinton’s remarks to the Sioux Falls Argus Leader editorial board this week. What makes this whole thing disturbing is that it is pretty clear that Hillary wil not withdraw from the Presidential Primary until after…

DPOC Calls Special Meeting Re: Hoa Tran Endorsement

The other Orange County blogs Red County and Total Buzz have already posted this. But since it is another new develpoment in the ongoing saga of the Hoa Van Tran for Supervisor campaign, I may as well cover it here too. The following email went out to the Democratic Party of Orange County Central Committee this…