Tag Archive for OC GOP

Understanding Liberals?

Over at Today’s Flash Report, Jon Fleischman has written another memo, this one to Assembly member John Benoit on the faliure of his bill AB2389; the subject line in the memo is “Understanding Liberals,” a subject Jon clearly knows little about. The missive is proof positive that sometimes, the blank page is a signed confession…

Schroeder is Not Vader; He’s Jason

UPDATE: Orange Punch is reporting the Secretary of State’s office has released the list of candidates for the June Primary and Debbie Cook i slisted as the Mayor of Huntington Beach.  HT to Red County and Total Buzz The Mike Schroeder/Debbie Cook lawsuit is still alive, on life support, but still alive.  Schroeder will appear…

Taliban Dana, the Party Chairman and the Child Rapist

As you have no doubt read here on the Liberal OC and elsewhere Jeffrey Neilsen, the son of former Fountain Valley Mayor Ben Neilsen and a former aide to Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, was sentenced to three years in prison yesterday for being a child rapist.  This story is not news to anyone that reads the OC Weekly,…

DPOC: Republican Lawsuit is “Brazen Hypocrisy”

DPOC Calls GOP Leadership Hypocritical for Filing Lawsuit Challenging Huntington Beach Mayor’s Ballot Designation as “Mayor” While Ignoring Similar Ballot Designations for GOP Candidates SANTA ANA, California, March 19, 2008 – The Democratic Party of Orange County (DPOC) today charged the leadership of the Republican Party with hypocrisy for a legal challenge to Huntington Beach…

Send John McCain a Message from Working People

This just came “over the transom” from the OC Labor Federation. Apparently, we’ll have a special guest in town next week… And you can help give our guest a special message on behalf of OC’s working people. The OC Union Voice LISTEN UP, JOHN McCAIN! Republican Presidential Candidate John McCain will be in Orange County…

Hate to Be A “Told You So”

Tip of the hat to Red County/OC Blog for the latest episode of Treasurer-Tax Collector Chriss Street’s roller-coaster ride continues. The County of Orange has $80 million in a structured investment vehicle called Whistlejacket Capital. Unfortunately, Whistlejacket is in trouble. According to today’s Times of London: Standard Chartered has dropped attempts to rescue its $7.1…

Orange County Trending. . . PURPLE!

Democratic turnout in all of the primaries so far has been huge. As people get caught up in the horse races on each side, turnout difference is the big, mostly unreported story. Here in OC (as in CA, and nationwide, I believe) the two major parties have been losing ground to independent voters. By registration…