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Cook Prevails in Sacramento

Or the alternaive headline is Mike Schroder loses.  Again. Here’s the skinny on the judge’s decision: Carlson failed to serve Debbie Cook and wih this failure to serve, he failed to invoke the jurisdiction of the court.  While mindful of the limited timeframe and good faith attempts to contact counsel in advance of the hearing, the…

Schroeder is Not Vader; He’s Jason

UPDATE: Orange Punch is reporting the Secretary of State’s office has released the list of candidates for the June Primary and Debbie Cook i slisted as the Mayor of Huntington Beach.  HT to Red County and Total Buzz The Mike Schroeder/Debbie Cook lawsuit is still alive, on life support, but still alive.  Schroeder will appear…

Dina Nguyen Stumbles Out of the Gate

The OC First District Supervisor’s race is already getting off to a wild start for Garden Grove City Councilmember Dina Nguyen.  It seems that Dina, and her crack team of campaign advisors, cannot figure out step one in running for office. Step one, as anyone who has ever run for office knows, this should include…

What Do YOU Think About How OC Handled the Santiago Fire?

Remember what happened last October when a fire broke out in OC’s mountains? Remember the dark smoke enveloping the entire county? Remember all the families that had to be evacuated from the canyon communities? And remember how state & local government responded to the wildfire? Tonight, Orange County Fire Authority will be holding a special…

Schroeder, suit against Cook DISMISSED!

News Flash: The 4th District Court of Appeals has dismissed Mike Schroeder’s frivolous suit against Huntington Beach Mayor Debbie Cook over her ballot designation for the 46th Congressional race. The music you hear in the background is the the Weighty Woman Warbling. Celebrate with us — go drop a few bucks on Debbie’s ActBlue page!…

Spend the Evening With Asm. Jose Solorio Tomorrow Night!

This just in from the Democratic Party of OC! Our favorite local Assembly Member would like to spend an evening with us tomorrow! Check out what I just got today from DPOC Executive Director Melahat Rafiei: Assemblyman Jose Solorio invites you to a Cocktail Reception in Support of the Kick-Off of his 2008 Re-Election Campaign…