Tag Archive for OC GOP

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…

One More Reason Janet Needs To Go

Supervisor Janet Nguyen has once again chosen to carry water for the Orange County Republicans by going along with the appointment of Jack Anderson as interim Sheriff.  Anderson, who is a member of the County Republican Central Committee, was handpicked by indicted adulterer Mike Carona to succeed him after his resignation yesterday.  Rather than questioning…

Jack Anderson

The Orange County Board of Supervisors has weighed in on former Orange County Sheriff Mike Carona’s hand picked Successor Jack Anderson.  Based upon a new standard adopted by the Board of Supervisors last year, Assistant Sheriff Jack Anderson is not technically qualified to be Undersheriff even though he is qualified to be an Assistant Sheriff…

Anderson Appointment Political? I Think So.

“Yes, [...] Jack [Anderson] wanted to run for Sheriff in 2010, and he and I have had those conversations. [...] I would have been very supportive of him.” – Former Sheriff Mike Carona OK, so you must have seen by now Peggy Lowe’s great post on Jack Anderson being appointed as our new Sheriff. Mike…