Tag Archive for Orange County

Recent Register Editorial Page Headlines

Most people think the reporters or columnists for newspapers write the headlines associated with the news stories or columns that carry a reporter or columnist’s byline.  That isn’t true at larger papers, as copy editors will write a headline that fits the space and captures the essence of the story or the column. Some recent…

Orange County Workers Fight Back!

OCEA Seeks Legal Relief For Its Members We received this memo from Nick Berardino regarding the Register’s attempt to attack the privacy of county workers.  Regular updates on the situation can be found at oceamember.org. On Friday the County notified OCEA that it refused to negotiate the effects that releasing employee names and salaries will…

Assemblyman Solorio Gives Janet’s “Bridge to Re-Election” A Thumbs Down

Tomahawk at Red County is reporting that Assemblyman Jose Solorio made it clear that he is opposed to Supervisor Janet Nguyen’s $2.5 Million “Bridge to Re-Election”.  According to Tomahawk, Solorio was asked by Vietnamese reporter Hung Phuong Nguyen for his position on Janet’s proposal at his office open house last week.  In no uncertain terms…

Earth Day 2008

Earth Day is this Tuesday April 22, 2008.  I figure, since the earth is such a big place it may take some people, like global warming denier Mark Landsbaum over at the Register’s Orange Punch Blog, a little time to warm up to the idea of celebrating love for our planet. I thought it best…

CA-42: Ed Chau Leads the Way in Fundraising

Wow! I just heard some more exciting news about the Ed Chau for Congress campaign. Apparently, he’s finding plenty of success in translating his grassroots support into bankable support that he’ll be able to use to beat Gary Miller. Check out what just popped into my inbox. Democrat Ed Chau Leads in Fundraising Latest FEC…

Surf City Drinking Liberally Tomorrow!

Hey! I just wanted to remind you that we have Drinking Liberally tomorrow in Huntington Beach. Now you wouldn’t want to forget that… Now would you? I just got an important message in my inbox, and I figured I should share it with you. And especially for all of you out in the Far West…