Tag Archive for John Campbell

On Election Day and Beyond: Now What?

Being witness to Democracy in Action is a privilege and an honor. I have had that privilege for the past five elections. Besides the Presidential Election, this past Tuesday, November 2, 2010, was truly different in many ways. I wanted to begin this with how I ended a very long but wonderful day. After I concluded my duties as Elections Coordinator for Area 47C (covering Laguna Niguel),

Irvine Republicans in Disarray

In the kerfluffel between Irvine city council candidate and city council member Christina Shea, Irvine Republican “insiders” are declaring Shea “toast” as she leaves office.  Of course, the Irvine Republican “insiders” include Adam Probolsky who writes for the Register’s Irvine World News, is personal friends with Lalloway and has an axe to grind with the…

John Campbell finally meets Beth Krom

Eight days out from election day, and John Campbell finally has met Beth Krom.  No, not that John Campbell. John Campbell, the sixth grader from Irvine. Krom attended the rally for the CanyonView Elementary boy’s and girl’s Harvest Cup soccer teams this morning; the teams repeated as champions (believed to be the first time both…

Lalloway Hit Piece, Website Reach Irvine Voters

Irvine City Council candidate Jeff Lalloway is the subject of one of the nastiest pieces of mail I’ve ever seen thrown at a conservative candidate for office in Irvine; and if the charges made in the mailer and the website are true, then a 4-1 Democratic majority looks more likely in Irvine after election day.…

Krom Beats Campbell

In fundraising last quarter.  It’s true.  And most of Beth’s contributions came from individuals who vote and not PACs who don’t. Here’s the skinny on the growing momentum for change in CD-48. While my opponent continues to bob and weave, we have spent the past 20 months taking our message directly to voters. And in…

CD-48 Debate Tonight: Will Campbell Even Show?

  Beth Krom will be at UCI tonight for the only scheduled debate for CD-48.  Her opponent, Rep. John Campbell, has not formally declined but almost no one expects him to show up. Here’s a Congressman who doesn’t bring a dime back to his district, shifting the tax burden for needed municipal projects to state…