Tag Archive for Irvine

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…

Steve Choi Takes the Low Road

Watching Irvine City Council member Steven Choi on the dais at City Council meetings has become something of a sport.  He is a rambling speaker, often unable to complete a thought or idea before meandering like an out-of-control river.  He shows no respect for other council members who have the floor, often interrupting them to…

Sukhee Kang’s Leadership: $1 Million for Irvine Schools, Expansion of Irvine’s Health Care Program (I-CHP) for Kids

Excerpts from City Council Member and Mayor candidate Sukhee Kang’s newsletter to residents.  This is what leadership looks like. Council Approves $1 Million Financial Aid for Irvine Schools This last month, I had the pleasure of taking the lead on an issue that City Council voted unanimously to support – financial aid to Irvine schools.…

Have you no decency sir?

Stephen Smith, the publisher of the Irvine Tattler, is fast becoming the master of minutiae.  Point and case, Irvine Mayor Beth Krom made a statement about hearing from Irvine residents who received a website via email.  Smith reported that you can’t email a website, only mail a link to it.  But frankly, any moron who’s…

Pelosi Coming to Irvine Next Week

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi will be in Irvine for a luncheon next week at the Caspian Resaturant in Irvine, off Culver Drive.  The luncheon benefits the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. The lunch is scheduled for Friday, June 27 at 12:30 PM.  It’s a little pricey with $5,000 for guests and $10,000 for VIPs…