Tag Archive for Allan Bartlett

Allan Bartlett to Join Irvine Finance Commission

Libertarian and conservative media darling Allan Bartlett is getting an appointment to the Irvine City Finance Commission courtesy of council member-elect Christina Shea, according to sources inside Irvine City Hall.  Bartlett runs an investment practice in the city and always seems to show up when the OC press needs a conservative quote for a story.…

NFL Replacement Officials: What Outsourcing Looks Like

Monday’s night’s NFL matchup between Green Bay and Seattle is going down as the worst blown call ever.  Trailing late in the game, Seattle threw a Hail Mary pass that just about everyone in America could see was an interception by the Packers, expect for a replacement official who saw a Seahawk receiver wrap his…

Observations from Primary Night

Primary night has come and gone.  And there’s a number of things the results of yesterday’s election reveal.  In no particular order, and noting that some results still can change, these observations: In Wisconsin, voters returned control of the State Senate back to Democrats making Governor Scott Walker’s job harder not easier.  If Democrats in…

Deborah Pauly Ousted as OC GOP Vice Chair

There’s chatter on Facebook and confirmation from sources within the OC GOP that Villa Park Council member and BoS candidate Deborah Pauly has been removed from her position as OC GOP vice chair. Sources say OC GOP chair Scott Baugh brought the matter to a vote and the word is there were complaints about Pauly…

Ron Paul is Out…Sort Of

Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul, beloved by Republicans in Denial since 2008, is no longer spending money on any primary election activities but hasn;t quite thrown in the towel yet. The Washington Post has the full story here.  The paper reports Paul’s fundraising sources have dried up. From the piece: “Our campaign will continue…