Tag Archive for Art Pedroza

Orange Juice Blog Implosion. Karma?

This is one of those moments where you pinch yourself to see if you are awake. I did, and I am. I saw this headline in the OrangeJuiceBlog feed and I couldn’t resist taking a look. Welcome to the world’s first blog coup.   

The Surprise in Santa Ana

One of the other elections we watched closely was the race for Santa Ana city council, in particularly Ward 3 where none of the choices were good ones. Its notable that in spite of “unofficial” and “unscientific” polls showing otherwise, Art Pedroza lost to Carlos Bustamante by a significant chunk of votes.  What made it…

Art Pedroza’s Lowest Blows

Santa Ana Ward 3 council candidate Art Pedroza is perhaps best known for his Orange Juice blog, and while I’m loathe to send him any traffic, this post should tell Santa Ana voters all they need to know of the charatcer of a man seeking to represent them in higher office. In short, he’s not…

Art Pedroza Breaks Promise on Accepting Donations from Developers

“We need to put the people first, not the bureaucrats, special interests and developers.” from the candidate’s statement prepared by Art Pedroza, City Council candidate in Santa Ana’s Ward 3. Matt Cunningham has a detailed post over at RedCounty.com about the three candidates for Santa Ana Ward 3 city council and provided PDF links to the…

Art Pedroza on Diversity: “Santa Ana is Not Irvine”

You’re damn right it’s not.  Ward 3 Santa Ana City Council candidate made an interesting statement dissing Irvine while promoting the diversity of Santa Ana.  Watch it on Video here and go to the 27:49 mark.  Art addresses the cultural fairs in Orange and ponders why Santa Ana doesn’t celebrate its diversity. “Santa Ana is…

Nguyen Decides in Santa Ana Ward 3

We’ve been calling Supervisor Janet Nguyen’s office pretty regularly since the candidate’s filing deadlines were done about a month ago.  We wanted to know, who is she endorsing in the Santa Ana City Council Ward 3 race.  Janet’s people keep retreating behind the same “we haven’t spoken about this” and “I don’t know what her…

Pedroza Pulls Papers for Ward 3 in Santa Ana

We received this press release this morning.  At the risk of being accused of regurgitation press releases by an Orange Juice Blogger, here you go. SANTA ANA – Art Pedroza, the editor of Orange County’s first political blog, pulled campaign papers today to challenge incumbent Carlos Bustamante for the Santa Ana City Council seat in…