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California Republicans Retreat

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The Sacramento Bee published this story recently that highlighted the plight of Republicans in California.  The main point — the GOP is bleeding registered voters and California is turning bluer by the minute.  San Francisco has lost nearly a third of its registered Republicans in the last decade meaning the city of Brea has more…

Young Voters in Montana Skew Blue

The New York Times carried this page one story about how in the very red state of Montana, a state that went from Mitt Romney last year and John McCain in 2008, millennial voters are strong liberals who don’t see government as the bogeyman. If it’s happening in Montana and Democrats made big inroads in…

Rep. Sanchez Hosts 8th Annual OC Veterans Event

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-47) today released the following schedule of events for July 9 of interest to media and the public. Please note that these events are subject to change. If you plan on attending any event, please verify the details with Rep. Sanchez’s district office in advance. Saturday, July 9 9:30am- 11:00am: 8th Annual…

Note to Tea Partiers: The Auto Industry Bailout Worked

Dick Polman has a thoughtful column in a recent edition of the Philadephia Inquirer about all the grief President Obama and President George W. Bush got for the TARP and Automobile Industry bailouts.  And a little more than two years later, the bailout of the auto industry is nothing short of a huge success that saved…

OC Inmate uses “Festivus” to Score Better Food

There’s a special place in Hell for those who use insincere religious beliefs to gain any sort of favoritism or illicit sympathy. And a former Orange County inmate offers the latest example of this with a claim he’s a follower of the faith “Festivism” in which he secured a court order for better food while…

Rep. Michelle Bachman coming to OC

Everyone’s favorite Teabagger Rep. Michelle Bachman is coming to Orange County to speak at the Lincoln Club of OC at the end of January.  Details about her visit are posted on the group’s website and this copy made me spit out my morning coffee:  she is a national security hawk who is speaking out against…