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Celebrate on Election Night With Fellow OC Democrats!

So who will you be rooting for next Tuesday? Hillary or Obama? Or wait, are you still with someone else? Well, no matter which Democrat you’re supporting for President, the Democratic Party of Orange County cordially invites you to celebrate with fellow local Dems! Tuesday is less than one week away! Polls close at 8:00…

Senator Edwards Dropping out of the Race

The major media outlets are finally covering John Edwards’ Presidential Campaign. The problem is that they have chosen to do so just to cover his anticipated withdrawal from the race in New Orleans this afternoon. Here is the link to Senator Edwards’ remarks. I am disappointed that the main stream corporate media has managed to…

What Do YOU Think: Where Should Newport Build Its City Hall?

“They forced us into it – we didn’t want to do this,” lead proponent Bill Ficker said.”If not listening to (Ficker) means not agreeing with him, I guess he might have a point,” said Hugh Logan, a leader of the opposition campaign. For all the excitement over California’s Presidential Primary happening next Tuesday, there’s another…

Stupid Supervisor Tricks

Today, the Orange County Board of Supervisors took a leap of stupidity and resolved to sue the administrator of County pensions, OCERS, to overturn a negotiated pension agreement with the Association of Orange County Deputiy Sheriffs. Not only are these morons wasting taxpayer funds in a frivolous effort suing the wrong entity, but they are…

A 2-4-1 Deal

I’m very sorry to drag you all back kicking and screaming to Orange County topics, but after all this is The Liberal OC, right? Right? The 241 tollroad extension really is a great 2 for 1 deal. Not only has it inspired the politically lazy surfing community to get up off its baggies, it’s also…

One Week to Go to Help Hillary Win!

Hi, everyone… Especially all you fantastic OC Hillstars for Hillary! Have you been making calls from one of the campaign offices recently? If so, the campaign has a special message for you: Thank you for the time you dedicated to phone banking in the Santa Ana “Hillary for President” campaign office. You are certainly making…

Thinking Liberally, Where have all the ADULTS gone?

Where have all the ADULTS gone? It is starting to look like the adults in government have left the playground and the children remaining have run amok. Whether it’s Moorlach, Carona, Street, Mauk, or the Santa Ana City Council, these kids are out of control. We’ve got Board of Supervisors Chairman John Moolach and his…