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Did you get a Robocall for Rep. John Campbell this week?

My email box and cell voice mail are overflowing with reports that voters in the CD-48 got robo calls for Rep. John Campbell (R-Shady Canyon).  Wasn’t he just re-elected? The calls featured a women’s voice (nobody seems to remember the organization responsible for the calls), but she seems to represent a conservative Republican organization telling residents…

Richard J. O’Neill, 1923 – 2009

Earlier today, DPOC Chair Frank Barbaro sent an email announcing the death of prominent Orange County Democrat Richard J. O’Neill. I have very sad news to report. Last evening we lost a great leader and Orange County legend, Richard J. O’Neill. Richard was larger than life and the Democratic Party of Orange County owes its…

Breaking: Devore Drops U.S. Senate Bid

Sacramento– TheLiberalOC has learned from sources inside Assemblyman Chuck DeVore’s U.S. Senate Campaign that he has decided to withdraw from the race to challenge Senator Barbara Boxer in 2010. According to a staffer who spoke anonymously because she was not authorized to speak on behalf of the campaign; after learning of a post Tuesday afternoon…

Moorlach Says No More Left Turns at County Expense

I got this in my mailbox yesterday.  Moorlach is at it again – picking the most trivial, money wasting, time wasting project to concentrate on.  What is it going to take to get some one on the Supes that has a clue about the economy, building jobs, attracting business, fixing schools.  Will this ever stop?…

New Political Consulting Firm Launched

Santa Ana – Democratic Party insiders, Chris Prevatt and Phil Bacerra announced today the formation of their newest political venture. “Today we embark on a journey to change the political landscape of Orange County,” said Prevatt. With our combined 35 years of experience in the political arena, we will help guide a new generation of…