Tag Archive for Orange County

Vote for Me, Too!

OK, OK. Now that Dan’s written his personal plea, it’s time for me to get on my hands and knees as well. In case you forgot, I’m running to be a DNC Delegate for Hillary Clinton in the 47th Congressional District (Loretta Sanchez). The district covers most of Santa Ana, as well as parts of…

UPDATE on Garden Grove’s Controversial Downtown Condo Project

Remember when I told you in February about the controversial condo project in the works in Downtown Garden Grove? Well, some interesting things have been happening since late February. I just got an update in my inbox from Save Historic Main Street. Here’s what’s been happening since the last time we checked in. Regarding the…

When Will Janet Condemn Thuggery?

In recent years we have seen the same story play out time and again.  Same players, different places.  Hi Tek Video, Irvine Valley College, USC and Nguoi Viet Daily News.  In each of these instances, protesters, in the name of anti-communism, have used bullying and intimidation tactics in an attempt to further their political agenda.  In…

What Do YOU Think Should Be Done About the Education Budget?

“Budget cuts should not punish students and the future of this state,” Kaitlyn Spore, student representative to the district Board of Education and a Mission Viejo High senior, told the crowd. “It is our hope that we can send a strong message to the governor that education must be a priority.” Last night, some 4,000…

Pass The Barbecue Sauce Janet’s Serving Up More Pork

Once again First District Supervisor Janet Nguyen is demonstrating that she is Orange County’s “Queen of Pork Barrel Spending”.  According to a story in today’s edition of the Orange County Register Janet is proposing to spend $100,000 of taxpayer monies on two metal arches for Main Street in Garden Grove pending approval of the city council. The…

DA Press Conference: John Chamberlain Report

I took the opportunity to take an early lunch break today to walk across the street and participate in the DA Tony Rackaucus presser regarding the release of the Grand Jury Investigative Report about the jail house murder of John Chamberlain. The full text of the report should be up shortly on the DA’s website…