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Local Budgets Approved: with somewhat different approaches

The cities of Anaheim and Irvine approved their budgets for next fiscal year on Tuesday. Each city took similar approached to address projected shortfalls in revenue and public service needs with one Mayor vowing to travel to Sacramento to resist state efforts to raid city revenues. Two reports from Wednesdays’s Orange County Register… Irvine OKs $145…

Lies, Arrogance and Christina Shea

My TeamIrvine 8 page color budget-buster mailer arrived today and its worth several posts/  But the first goes to Mayoral candidate Christina Shea, who was mayor from 1996 to 2000; took two years off and was elected to the City Council again in 2002. During her time out of office, Larry Agran and Beth Krom…

Mickadeit’s Fact Checker

I’m grumpy this morning. Blame it on getting three hours sleep and a six hour flight delay from Dulles last night and that fact I had to dive into the recycling bin to grab Frank Mickadeit’s column from last Friday. If you want a clearcut example of media bias, I’d challenge you to find anything…