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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…

Bustamante Comes Clean

I think the last time Carlos Bustamante talked with a blogger was when he dropped his now infamous “water-bra” joke on Red County’s Matt Cunningham and former LATimes reporter Christian Berthelsen in the Hall of Administration. Well Carlos had something to say the other day so I joined other local bloggers for a brief meeting…

Taxpayer Funded Gambling

On Monday, the Orange County Board of Supervisors decided to continue their taxpayer funded casino run. They’ve hopped on the bus and they’re in all the way. They have decided to continue their foolish legal attack on the pension benefits of Orange County Sheriff’s Deputies. At more than $1.5 million and counting, it’s anyone’s guess how much…

Solorio to speak at Harvey Milk Stonewall Democrats OC Sunday

On Sunday, the Harvey Milk Stonewall Democrats of Orange County will hold their first general membership meeting. Assemblyman Jose Solorio will be there to kick off the relaunch of Orange County’s 22 year old lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender democratic club. Formerly the Eleanor Roosevelt Democratic Club, MilkOC is a Democratic Club for the LGBT Community and…