After interviewing seven finalists for the position of County Auditor-Controller the Orange County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to appoint Jan Grimes as County Auditor-Controller.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 1 Comment
GOP VP candidate Paul Ryan learned first hand why, on Labor day, Republican candidates for office should go into hiding. The YouTube video above is pretty telling. Lots of anger relating to his [party’s platform, very few pro-Ryan supporters,…
by Dan Chmielewski • • 5 Comments
OC Clerk Recorder and AD-69 candidate Tom Daly is the subject of an investigation into alleged sexual harassment in the Clerk Recorder’s office according to a story in the Voice of OC.
by Joe Hill • • 4 Comments
Chairman Moorlach has called a Special Meeting of the Board today at 3:00 p.m. The meeting puts the County CEO Tom Mauk in line to be the first executive management casualty resulting from the arrest of former Public Works manager Carlos Bustamante.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 11 Comments
As the county seat of government, and second largest city, Santa Ana’s Civic Center is a magnet for the homeless. For decades the city has been wrestling with the problem of homelessness with little progress. The City’s most notable accomplishment was in 1992 when Santa Ana passed its anti-camping ordinance in order to eradicate the tent city set up by the homeless in the Civic Center.
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Tuesday was a bad day for the Costa Mesa City Council’s “Gang of Four.” In terms that Pop Warner booster and Councilman Stephen Mensinger might better understand, they fumbled on fourth down at the five-yard line.
by Dan Chmielewski • • 2 Comments
Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez and DPOC Chair Frank Barbaro have both issued statements regarding the politicization of healthcare by the County’s Board of Supervisors. Barbaro and the DPOC released the following statement: Today, DPOC Chair Frank Barbaro added his voice to…