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Kickoff meeting of DemOC PAC!

Host:  Lita Robinow   Please join us for the Kickoff meeting of DemOC PAC! We will meet at 6:15 pm for registration and dinner. The meeting will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. Cost per person is $13.00, paid at the door. Please RSVP! Membership in DemOC PAC is not required to attend the meeting. If…

Happy Birthday Andrew

Andrew Davey is finally 21.  And he will have a libation at Drinking Liberally Thursday night.  Congrats on being Legal finally Andrew. We’ll be adding some baby pictures later tonight. – Chris

Full of Crap? Blame Liberals.

That’s the story and they’re sticking to it; Republicans that is. I wrote on Friday about how Crap Costs Money. I predicted that the Republican spin doctors would blame the liberals and environmentalists for the increase in sewer fees that the Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) Board of Directors approved this week. It only took…

The Red Baiting Report

I have to hand it to Flash Report contributor Shawn Steel; his Flash Report columns always make me laugh, especially when the term “communist” is invoked. See his post today here and do check out the YouTube video he’s posted of a Marine Corps Recruiting Office Protest at Berkeley. Shawn writes: “Meanwhile, at the Marine…

Two OC Asst. Sheriff’s swept out the door

Yesterday, OC Assistant Sheriff Steve Bishop abruptly resigned. Later in the day, Assistant Sheriff Jo Ann Galisky was fired. An OCRegister report today explains that the departure of these two members of the command staff is related to the Grand Jury probe “that questioned the department’s actions following the beating death of jail inmate John…

Dems making progress with Vietnamese voters

The LATimes had an interesting article yesterday regarding the advances that the Democratic Party of Orange County has been achieving in the OC Vietnamese community. This isn’t really a new phenomenon. Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez has built a strong relationship with the Vietnamese community in her district over the years. State Senator Lou Correa, has also…