Tag Archive for Irvine City Council

Rejecting the Negative TeamIrvine Campaign

This came in  to my email box yesterday and I’m sharing here:   Mayor Krom wanted to share this with you. There is an important local election coming up. The outcome will not only decide who will lead our City, but what kind of campaign people in this City respond to. Kang, Krom, Agran and…

TeamIrvine: The New Definition of Anemic Fundraising

TeamIrvine.org is coming into Tuesday city hall elections with perhaps the worst fundraising record of a political slate on record in Irvine. In filings obtained from City Hall yesterday, through October 18, Mayoral candidate Christina Shea has raised $32,919; her opponent, Council member Sukhee Kang was over $160,000 for the same period with about 30…

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…

Irvine Council: Shea/Choi/Rodgers Attack Ad

A new Cable TV Ad from Christina Shea, Steven Choi and Pat Rodgers of “Team Irvine” has dropped. Looks more like a hit from “Team Division” or “Team Hate.” They cannot run on their records so they instead try to ding Sukhee Kang, Beth Krom, Larry Agran and Todd Gallinger. The ad isn’t done very…

Kang and Council Slate Earn Key Public Saftey Endorsement in Irvine City Hall Race

The KeepIrvineGreat in ’08 Slate of Sukhee Kang for Mayor, and Larry Agran, Beth Krom and Todd Gallinger has received key public safety endorsements for the November 4 election. The ticket was endorsed by the Orange County Professional Firefighters Association and the Irvine Police Association endorsed all the council incumbents. A mailer announced the endorsements showed…

The Wayback Machine in Irvine Politics

Since Stephen Smith of the Irvine Tattler, a man who can connect anyone to an Islamic terrorist organization on the basis of innuendo rather than fact, has turned on the “Wayback Machine” for a copy of a council meeting where Irvine Council member Larry Agran was censured by the Republican Majority.  Since we’re going to revisit a time…

Choi’s Remarks at Meeting Condemed

Interfaith, Civic Leaders Condemn Irvine Councilman Choi’s Remarks at Meeting  Affirm Solidarity with Southern California Muslims  (IRVINE, CA, 10/15/08) – At Tuesday’s Irvine City Council meeting, local interfaith and community leaders condemned Council member Stephen Choi’s offensive remarks aimed at candidate Todd Gallinger. The leaders also expressed strong support for members of the Muslim community and the Council on…