Tag Archive for Orange County

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…

I Want a Fighter, Not a Quitter

{Originally posted at MyDD… But please stay tuned at the end, as I have a special personal request for all of you, my beloved TheLiberalOC.com readers. } “One thing I hope you know about me is that I don’t quit.” This is what Hillary said on the campaign trail today in Oregon. Was she being…

Register Commentary: Schroeder is Off His Game

I’m in San Francisco on business this week, so blogging time is very limited. But I do want to call attention to Steve Greenhut’s column in today’s Commentary section. Click here to read the commentary and tell Steve what you thought: http://www.ocregister.com/articles/cook-mayor-court-2012502-political-schroeder. What I particularly like in both Steve’s commentary and in Marty Wisckol’s Total…