Tag Archive for John Campbell

Can Beth Krom use the Debate Duck Now?

Now that Rep. Loretta Sanchez is set to debate Van Tran on KOCE (she isn’t going to debate him as much as she’ll mop the floor with him), it looks like the Van Tran “Debate Duck” is out of a job…or is he/she? They need to apply for work with Beth Krom’s campaign and start…

Around Town In South County….

It has been a interesting few days. I have been devouring the daily editions of the Register to get a sense of what is going on with the various campaigns while hanging out in Facebook too. If it was not for Facebook and the periodic reach outs I have done, I would be as much…

Scenes from the IPSF Gala

Tonight’s sold out Irvine Public Schools Foundation Gala was the place to see and be seen in Irvine this Friday night and attracted a big crowd to honor some of the best and brightest to graduate from Irvine’s schools.  And yes, Rep. John Campbell did come to the event and more than one guest grumbled about a…

Got Ethics? Rep. John Campbell investigated by House Ethics Committee – Contributions linked to votes

Martin Wisckol reported yesterday on Total Buzz blog that House investigators have recommended that Rep. John Campbell and two other lawmakers be further scrutinized by the House ethics committee to determine whether political contributions were improperly linked to votes on a huge financial overhaul bill, according to a breaking Associated Press story. The independent House…

Beth Krom Gets Endorsement from State Senator Lou Correa

(photo courtesy of Lou Delgado) Oh for the love of Facebook! The congressional campaign of Beth Krom today received a key endorsement from State Senator Lou Correra.  Since Senator Correa is clearly part of the more moderate side of the Democratic Party, this endorsement is certain to help Krom among independents and moderate Republicans in…

Will John Campbell Debate Beth Krom?

In a recent Rick Reiff TV show, Reiff invited Irvine Council member Beth Krom back on the program for a debate with Congressman John Campbell, whom Krom will face in the November election for CD-48.  Adam Probolsky, a Republican Party operative/pollster/freelance Register columnist (nice campaign ads, er columns, for your friends Adam) overheard Reiff’s invitation and…