Tag Archive for Norberto Santana

Help the Homeless Instead of Issuing Challenges

Our pal Greg Diamond has issued a challenge to me, Matt Cunningham, Gustavo Arellano, Norberto Santana and others to replicate a test by pretending to be homeless for three days, and if we all do it, so will he but he has some issues that would make it tough (he’s vegan, he’s diabetic, he has child…

Spitzer’s Ego Trumps His Incompetence as a Manager

Orange County Supervisor Todd Spitzer, a possible District Attorney-In-Waiting, has finally proven he should be in movies — an antagonist in “Horribe Bosses 3.” This blog had no plans to weigh in on the lawsuit filed by former Spitzer aide Christine Richters until Spitzer’s office issued a press release basically calling her a terrible employee…

DA’s VOC Press Release is Extraordinary and Ill-Advised

We’ve documented the Voice of OC’s story this morning about how the Orange County District Attorney’s office is asking the Santa Ana City Council to hold off on issuing a report on Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido’s property swap.  But what’s even more extraordinary is the press release issued by the DA’s office last night regarding…

I’m Still Standing

It was ten-years ago that I contacted the Compliance Officer for the Orange County Health Care Agency to report improper conduct on the part of the agency related to the management of Federal HIV/AIDS funds. I was a Program Supervisor in the HIV Planning and Coordination unit that managed federal and state HIV/AIDS funding coming…