Tag Archive for Liberals

Herefords, Surfers & Kewl New Voters at the OC Fair

OK, I’m back! I’m behind the Democratic Party booth once more, here at the OC Fair. So far today, we’ve had OVER 20 PEOPLE register to vote at the booth today, and even more people have come to express their joy that there really are plenty of Democrats in Orange County! Whenever someone comes by…

Live from the OC Fair!

Hi, everyone! What are you up to today? I’m back at the fair now, just walking around. It’s already feeling awfully hot, and I’m ready to step inside the nice, air-conditioned “Festival of Products”. Now doesn’t that sound like fun? OK, OK, so the REAL FUN doesn’t begin for another half hour. By then, I…

Republicans Still Don’t Get It On Immigration

Oh my! I just looked in The Register this morning, and found this little something about what happened in the Senate yesterday. Apparently, the Republicans wanted to bring up immigration again. And once again, the Republicans had their behinds handed to them. So what happened? Since Democrats like border security, but NOT impractical “security” measures…

What Is Wasteful?

OK, I can’t stop thinking about this. All the Orange County Supervisors claim to be good “fiscal conservatives” who are “responsible” in spending our tax dollars. John Moorlach says that current pension benefits for county deputy sheriffs are “irresponsible” and “illegal under state law”. Janet Nguyen tells us that we need a “county services office”…

What I Learned from DFA Training

(Cross-posted at Calitics)   The USC extension campus in Irvine is back to normal now. All the Priuses with the gnarly bumper stickers left the parking lot long ago. Life in Orange County has returned to normal, now that DFA Training Academy has moved on to the next location…  Or has it? Now, we have some…

Take Your Final Chance for DFA Campaign Academy!

(Cross-posted at Calitics and Daily Kos)    Something amazing is happening tomorrow. DFA Campaign Academy is coming to Southern California! Tomorrow, progressive activists from all over Southern California will be coming to Orange County to learn how to win next year and in future elections. And guess what? All of us activists will be learning…