Tag Archive for Audit

Great Park Auditors are Hypocrites

Balloon Ride at The Great Park Irvine

The law firm of Aleshire & Wynder and the accounting firm Hagen, Streiff, Newton & Oshiro Accountants PC submitted invoices well over budget that was not authorized by the Irvine City Council to complete the final report of the Great Park forensic audit and investigation, employing the very tactics they criticized selected vendors of the Great Park…

Krom offers Rebuttal to Shea on Great Park Investigation

Beth Krom

  Irvine council member Beth Krom offered a stinging rebuttal to her council colleague Christina Shea on the editorial pages of the Orange County Register on Sunday.  While not the same placement or treatment as the Shea piece, it’s the Register after all, Krom made solid points throughout her column. You can read it here…

Full Context: What Moxley Left Out of His Beth Krom Hit Piece

Councilmember Beth Krom welcomes Pelosi.

OC Weekly’s R. Scott Moxley has a hit piece on Irvine council member Beth Krom in this week’s edition.  With the exception of regular attacks on do-nothing Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, one would almost think Moxley is writing for The Flash Report these days as his work does nothing but help OC’s Republicans with headlines used in…

Chinese-American Irvine Candidates Forum Takes a Left Turn


About 300 people attended Saturday’s Irvine Candidate’s Forum at the Irvine Chinese School and, even though the program ran long, it appears as thought the city’s Chinese-American Community is coming out for Democratic candidates as evidenced by the line of questions asked and how they were answered, as well as the sustained and enthusiastic applause…

That Video Steven Choi Wouldn’t Let You See? We Have It


Irvine Mayor Steven Choi denied Gafcon the ability to address the Irvine city council with their side of the story on HSNO’s reports in regards to Great Park taxpayer-funded political witchhunt designed to do nothing but general mailers paid for by IEs. Gafcon asked to air a 9 minute video in increments and Choi denied the…

Berardino calls for forensic audit of OC Fair Board

OCEA General Manager Nick Berardino

From the Daily Pilot we finally have news that isn’t a waste of their reader’s time. Newly appointed member of the OC Fair Board Nick Berardino has called for an audit of the activities of the Fair Board for the past three years in order to restore transparency and accountability to the board.