Tag Archive for Health Care

Your Local OC Democratic Action Calendar & Update!

Horray, horray! It’s time to check out all the fun liberal events happening throughout our lovely county! We have events galore this week, from Huntington Beach to Rancho Santa Margarita and everywhere in between! We have Obama OC events, and It’s OUR Healthcare events, and loads of So come on now. You know what to…

OC Register: A Stunning Lack of Integrity

You can tell a lot about the culture of a company by the way it treats its employees.  We hear from CEOs all the time how they believe that their employees are their greatest assets.  Unfortunately what these CEOs say doesn’t always correspond to the way they actually treat their “greatest assets.” I spoke with…

And Speaking of Rotten Infrastructure… Check Out Angel Stadium!

  (Image courtesy of Martin Krzywinski) Remind me to watch out for the rodents next time I’m at Angel Stadium! (From OC Register) Discarded peanut shells, the remnants of hot dog buns, sticky ice cream wrappers and nachos coated with tangerine-colored cheese carpet the stands of Angel Stadium – about 15 tons of garbage on…

CA-42: I’m Ron Shepston and I’m running for Congress

(Also found at Daily Kos) Today, something truly amazing is happening. A blogger is announcing that he’s running for Congress. And oh yes, his campaign is growing organically from the world of blogs. This is something that we’ve never seen before, but hopefully something that we won’t ever see again. And on this note, I’d…

OC Board of Supes OKs Medical Marijuana ID Cards

Oh, my goodness! Our lovely Board of Supervisors actually got something right! Peggy Lowe is reporting at Total Buzz that the Supes have agreed in a 4-1 vote to allow the health care agency to begin issuing medical marijuana ID cards to qualified patients within 120 days.  Now I’m VERY pleased to see this happen,…

CA-42: A Daily Kos Celebrity Manages the Campaign

I am so honored to present something VERY special here at The Liberal OC. A friend of mine from that Big Orange place, Major Danby, has a important announcement that he’d like to share with all of us at The Liberal OC… He will be managing the historic netroots-grassroots campaign against Dirty Gary Miller in…