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Live from Santa Ana: Sean H. Mill joins TheLiberalOC

In case you haven’t noticed yet, Sean H. Mill has joined the LiberalOC Blog Team. Sean joins us after blogging for Orange Juice blog for longer than I think he cares to admit. Never to let a liberal blogger go without a platform, we gladly accepted Sean’s request to join us. It is still a…

Tuesday BOS Meeting: Can anyone say Street Fight?!

The gloves are coming off in the feud between Treasurer Chriss Street and Supervisor John Moorlach. Start snapping your fingers because this may be as good as the West Side Story fight scene. Today, Street went on the offensive against Supervisor Moorlach and Orange County Employees Association (OCEA) General Manager Nick Berardino in an opinion piece in the…

Lets Hope Michele Martinez Gets Off The Crazy Train

Santa Ana City Councilwoman Michele Martinez has brought a much needed energy to the city council and has shown a willingness to roll up her sleeves and get out amongst the people.  I like Michele and I really want to commend her for all her hard work.  I think she has the potential to do…

Street’s Spin-Cycle

It looks like the Chriss Street spin machine is in full wash mode; bleaching the truth and spinning out his dirt. From Peggy Lowe at Total Buz this morning: Street: ‘reckless demagoguery’  December 14th, 2007 · posted by plowe As I alluded to in my earlier post, Treasurer-Tax Collector Chriss Street fires back at Supe…

Pedroza talks to Norby: Not Janet’s Fault???

Thursday evening Art Pedroza over at Orange Juice Blog posted about his conversation with Supervisor Norby about Janet Nguyens’s inability to live within her means as a Supervisor and his stupid personal attack on Norby while he defended Nguyen. Norby also had a few interesting comments about Supervisor Nguyen and her staffer dilemma. He agreed…

Say Goodbye to Mike Lawson Tonight

So Mr. Mike Lawson, founder of this Blog and Drinking Liberally Santa Ana, is leaving us for Phoenix this weekend. So at tonight’s Drinking Liberally-Santa Ana we will get our last chance to say goodbye. Please join the fun at Memphis at the Santora, 201 N. Broadway, Santa Ana. the party begins at 8:30 p.m.…

Caroling for Peace at Ed Royce’s Open House on Friday

Hey, you… My favorite progressive activists in North OC! Are you looking for a great opportunity to do some Holiday Caroling? And would you also like a chance to ask your Member of Congress to bring the troops home from Bush’s failed occupation of Iraq? Great, then join the OC Peace Coaltion for a special…