Supervisor John Moorlach announced that he was dropping his bid for the 45th Congressional seat being vacated by retiring Congressman John Campbell. It was a long shot to begin with, given the huge fundraising advantage the State Senator Mimi Walters had in fundraising.
For the Republican Party in Orange County, California and nationally, “compromise” is still a dirty word. In the view of our friends on the right, “compromise” increasingly means “do things our way.” No give and take, just take. As Congress debates the debt ceiling and the defunding of Obamacare, a new poll suggests that 4…
Darrell Issa, the congressman representing much of south Orange County is far from the serious legislator that an Orange County Register editorial claims he is. Apparently, after 12 years in office, Darrell Issa, or at least his staff, have not learned that the President does not introduce legislation.
The headlines in today’s New York Times and LA Times proudly proclaim the President’s second term agenda as a Liberal one, focusing on the economy, equality, and the environment. In the New York Times, the headline: Obama Offers Liberal Vision: “We Must Act.”