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Another Purple County’s Turning Blue

Remember when Gila told you a short while ago about Ventura County flipping from red to blue as Democrats have now become a plurality in the once GOP stronghold? Well, guess what? It looks like yet another former GOP stronghold is about to go Democratic. I just got this in my inbox from Blue County,…

DA Press Conference: John Chamberlain Report

I took the opportunity to take an early lunch break today to walk across the street and participate in the DA Tony Rackaucus presser regarding the release of the Grand Jury Investigative Report about the jail house murder of John Chamberlain. The full text of the report should be up shortly on the DA’s website…

I Want a Fighter, Not a Quitter

{Originally posted at MyDD… But please stay tuned at the end, as I have a special personal request for all of you, my beloved TheLiberalOC.com readers. } “One thing I hope you know about me is that I don’t quit.” This is what Hillary said on the campaign trail today in Oregon. Was she being…

Newsom: Doing the right thing to protect public safety?

Assembly Candidate and Corona Mayor Jeff Miller has issued a press release, Red County OC Blog has commented on it, John and Ken are raising money to send undocumented immigrants to San Francisco, and various anti-illegal immigration activists have their panties in a bunch over it. What are they all upset about? Nine years ago the city/county…

Register Commentary: Schroeder is Off His Game

I’m in San Francisco on business this week, so blogging time is very limited. But I do want to call attention to Steve Greenhut’s column in today’s Commentary section. Click here to read the commentary and tell Steve what you thought: http://www.ocregister.com/articles/cook-mayor-court-2012502-political-schroeder. What I particularly like in both Steve’s commentary and in Marty Wisckol’s Total…