Tag Archive for Board of Supervisors

Janet Nguyen Wins

Judge Brenner has ruled, the recount is done, it was done properly and fairly, and Janet Nguyen was chosen, by a 3 vote margin as the new Supervisor to represent the Orange County First District. She will assume her post at Tuesday’s Board meeting. That said, Darth Schroeder is already hinting at an appeal. WILL…

Trung Nguyen and the Power of Positive Thinking

Can Nguyen vs. Janet Nguyen No I’m not making this up. Reminds me a bit of Will B. King who pulled papers for this election. Can Nguyen is the name of the front person for Trung Nguyen’s election challenge lawsuit. The Power of Positive Thinking, wasn’t that the name of a philosophy book written taught…

Supervisors looking at building a Great Pyramid in Irvine

No, I’m not joking. On todays Board Agenda, the Board had a rather innocuous Consent Item which they pulled for discussion. The matter related to the disposition of some leftover County property from the former El Toro Marine Base. During the discussion Supervisor Moorlach suggested that the staff be directed to look into the possibility…

Trung’s Lead Erased. Janet Wins!

UDATE: The candidates are stating their arguments to the Board of Supervisors this morning as to whether Janet Nguyen should be sworn in today as the new First District Supervisor. Oh the madness, oh the insanity. Stay tuned… More to come. The Board succumbs to the Dark Side of the Force (Schroder), so the 1st…

Let them eat pie?

On Thursday the 22nd of February Board Chairman, Fourth District Supervisor Chris Norby, and his wife Marsha served County workers lunch in honor of George Washington’s Birthday. Workers were treated to Ham or Turkey sandwiches, potato salad, and cherry pie. Chairman Norby paid for the lunch himself with left over campaign funds. One of the…

Register columnist bites his thumb at us

Abraham: Do you bite your thumb at us, sir? Sampson: I do bite my thumb, sir. Abraham: Do you bite your thumb at us, sir? Sampson: [Aside to Gregory] Is the law on our side if I say ‘ay’? Gregory: No. Sampson: No sir, I do not bite my thumb at you, sir. But I…

Who would you rather…

Who would you rather have on the Board of Supervisors representing the 1st District? There are only 7 votes between Trung and Janet right now, and it looks like there will be a recount next week. In an attempt to give local lefties someone to root for, here’s the LiberalOC.com’s scorecard on both candidates: