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Another Executive Scandal for County of Orange

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Carlos Bustamante goes on trial in November for allegedly assaulting several women he supervised as a senior executive at OC Public Works. Now, Voice of OC reported yesterday about an scandal involving senior executives in OC Parks who apparently directed almost $1 million in consulting contracts to a friend of former Deputy Director of OC Parks, Michael Brajdic.

A Tait Re-Election Could Spell an Angels Rejection

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The Angels are the proud owners of baseball’s best record and should they win the AL West, they’d have home field advantage throughout the playoffs and World Series.  And Angels fans ought to enjoy it while it lasts because if Tom Tait gets re-elected to the Mayor’s Chair in November, it just may be the…

A rather spectacular bit of politicking

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Last week, the Orange County Board of Supervisors effort to establish limited campaign finance oversight had its proverbial head cut off. State lawmakers gutted the bill after a rather spectacular bit of politicking, leaving this dragon not completely dead, but with just one head.

Sen. Correa Endorses Dr. Jose Moreno for Anaheim Council

Sen. Lou Correa (Photo: Lou Delgado)

Thursday, State Senator Lou Correa announced his endorsement of Dr. Jose F. Moreno for the Anaheim City Council seat. “Dr. Jose Moreno and I have the same passion: making communities better for families and for future generations,” stated Sen. Lou Correa. “I am humbled by the Senator’s gracious words,” Dr. Moreno said.

Candidate Speed Dating with the OC Young Democrats

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If you haven’t been to the OC Young Democrats candidate speed dating event, its loads of fun and a great way to talk with candidates for office seeking OCYD support. There’s such an event tonight and here are the details: MONTHLY MEETING AND MIXER  Featuring: Candidate Speed Dating Who: Orange County Young Democrats  When: Wednesday,…