Tag Archive for John Campbell

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…

Around South County: Bill Clinton, Sanchez, Krom, Fox, and more…

As I continue to travel around South County on my listening tour, I have been hungry for news on the election front. As it stands today, unless one looked at the actual signs, you wonder if an election actually existed. There is news, though: Giuliani is coming to OC to campaign for Van Tran and Carly Fiorina. But, there is also a bigger start coming to town too: Bill Clinton!!!

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…