Tag Archive for IEs

Starpointe Ventures hedges bets; $40K donation to OC GOP


We reported in August that Starpointe Ventures in Irvine, a “consulting firm” in Irvine that in recent years seemed to benefit the Republicans in Irvine and OC, had contributed $50,000 to the state Democratic Party; we were curious with what they thought they’d be buying.  Now comes word that Starpointe has hedged their bets and…

Anaheim’s Strange Political Bedfellows

Jon Fleischman

As the 2016 city elections approach, Anaheim remains a fascinating case study of strange political bedfellows that somehow create unusual informal alliances. TheLiberalOC has spoken with three sources on the condition of anonymity regarding the campaign of Mark Lopez, a staffer for County Supervisor Shawn Nelson, who is running as a Republican in District 5…

FPPC Complaint Filed Against Tony Bushala


A formal complaint has been filed with the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) against Fullerton developer Tony Bushala for his IEs against State Senate candidate Sukhee Kang. You can read the entire complaint here. The gist of the complaint is really nothing new; Bushala typically doesn’t properly disclose the full details of his IEs or…