Tag Archive for Janet Nguyen

Fiscal Conservatives, or Budget Busting Lemmings?

Why is it you can never find a good fiscal conservative on the Orange County Board of Supervisors when you need one? On Tuesday, the budget busting lemmings of the Orange County Board of Supervisors again proved they are nothing more than big government politicians.  The appointed a new position, thereby forming a new county agency,…

Nguyen’s Staff, and the budget shell game

I have written a few times on the matter of Janet Nguyen and her problems living as a fiscal conservative, but this is getting downright fishy. Last month, December 11, 2007 to be precise, Orange County Board of Supervisor’s Chairman Chris Norby raised an issue in his Board Member comments regarding the practice of tapping…

Twas the night before Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through Orange County Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Rackauckas soon would be there; Chriss Street was nestled all snug in his bed, While visions of new furniture danced in his head; And Janet in her ‘kerchief, and I in…

Janet Nguyen’s Staff Infection

There’s an infection festering over on the fifth floor of the Hall of Administration. It began with a quip from Board Chairman Norby last Tuesday about an unnamed Supervisor using Health Care Agency (HCA) funds to pay for office personnel.  The infection of the hubris bacteria started to grow when it was revealed that Supervisor Nguyen…

Pedroza talks to Norby: Not Janet’s Fault???

Thursday evening Art Pedroza over at Orange Juice Blog posted about his conversation with Supervisor Norby about Janet Nguyens’s inability to live within her means as a Supervisor and his stupid personal attack on Norby while he defended Nguyen. Norby also had a few interesting comments about Supervisor Nguyen and her staffer dilemma. He agreed…

More on: The Rules Just Don’t Apply to Janet Nguyen

On Wednesday I posted a story about Supervisor Nguyen using Health Care Agency funds to pay for her staff. To say the least it has generated a little traffic. One of the first comments the story got was from an anonymous poster who asked… I wonder how Art Pedroza is going to justify this move by…

For some, the rules just don’t apply!

Earlier this spring it was revealed that Supervisor Janet Nguyen had failed to follow Orange County campaign finance law when it was discovered that she had solicited donations for a legal defense fund to cover her legal expenses related to her narrow victory over Trung Nguyen in the special election to fill the First District Supervisor…