Tag Archive for Dana Rohrabacher

Rohrabacher Treasurer Accused of Embezzlement

Jack Wu

Longtime Orange County Republican operative Jack Wu, a former treasurer for the Dana Rohrabacher Congressional campaign, has been accused of embezzling $173,000 from the Congressman’s campaign offers.  Nick Gerda from the Voice of OC broke the story yesterday. From Gerda’s story: Rohrabacher and his campaign committee filed criminal complaints with county and state prosecutors Wednesday against…

Wagner accused of coordinating mailers with IEs

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Longshot State Senate candidate Naz Namazi issued perhaps the worst press release I’ve ever seen over the weekend, but we’re writing about it because it calls attention to State Rep. Don Wagner.  Namazi’s release has no real headline and isn’t written in standard news release style, but sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words.…

Conservative Meme: “Why Do Liberals Support Terrorists?”

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I swear, I think conservatives get a daily email with talking points for social media.  The current favorite meme is the question” “why do liberals support terrorists?” The simple answer is, we don’t.  We stand up for muslims while conservatives paint them as extremists but we certainly don’t stand up to radical Islam.  The conservative…

Democrat Louise Stewardson Launches Write In Bid for SD-37

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Louise Stewardson, a Democrat from Huntington Beach, has decided to jump into the State Senate race for SD-37 as a write-in candidate.  With State Rep. Don Wagner amassing a huge war chest and former County Supervisor John Moorlach snatching most of the endorsements, Stewardson’s entry into the race removes the need for Democrats to cast…

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…

Three Cheers for the Underdog

Why do some candidates run against all odds?

The Orange County Register ran a great story about political underdogs over the weekend that brought to light the motivation of candidates who run for elective office, in spite of all the odds against them in unseating an incumbent official. The story featured Suzanne Savary who is challenging Congressman Dana Rohrabacher and Peter Anderson, who is challenging Congressman Ed Royce.

Hypocrite Ed Royce Tips Hat to 9/11 First Responders; Forgot He Voted Against 9/11 First Responders Bill

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Facebook is the gift that keeps giving.  Congressman Ed Royce (R-Fullerton) shared a graphic with a quote from former President George W. Bush on this 13th anniversary of the worst attack on American soil while Republicans held power in the White House and both Houses of Congress “honoring” first responders; it’s the image that leads…