Tag Archive for Mayor Miguel Pulido

Santa Ana City Council Candidate Alex Padilla Happy if You Confuse Him with State Senator Alex Padilla

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In Anaheim, there’s a battle of Jose Moreno’s for city council with Dr. Jose F. Moreno needed a courtesy title and middle initial to differentiate himself from Jose “Joe” Moreno who’s a Republican.  In Santa Ana, Alex Padilla is running to replace council member David Benavides in Ward 4 and, as he told me at…

Another Success Fee for Santa Ana Mayor Pulido?

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It appears that Mayor Pulido was the beneficiary of a land swap with a city contractor, for which he profited about $197,000. The contractor was subsequently awarded a no-bid contract worth almost $500,000 annually. This seems to be a rather hefty success fee, for a contract approved unanimously by the City Council.

Tinajero is Santa Ana’s New Mayor Pro Tem

Santa Ana Council member Sal Tinajero is the city’s new Mayor Pro Tem by a unanimous vote of the City Council at last night’s meeting.  This is the result of a deal hammered out last summer after both Tinajero and Council member David Benavides pulled papers to run for Mayor and Tinajero withdrew to join…

SAPD Rape Investigation – A Bad Ethical Call

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A midst allegations that a minor girl was raped by a minor boy at a party held at Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido’s home, I take issue with the fact that the SAPD determined that there was no conflict or ethical problems regarding their investigating the allegations.