Tag Archive for Republican mistakes

Considering Government Spending

Mark Zandy at Moody’s Economy released an interesting 18-page report on January 21. It’s title is “The Economic Impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.” In it are some interesting numbers. For example, there are times when government spending is preferable to tax cuts. Mr. Zandy calls it “Bang for the Buck” in a…

WDYT: What’s the State of the State?

Later today, Arnold the Governator will be giving his “State of the State” address. It’s expected to be mostly on the state budget crisis. As the budget crisis worsens, more & more Californians are wondering if the state will survive the latest fiscal catastrophe. So what can we do to get out of it? Our…

REMINDER: Saddleback Church Protest This Sunday!

Hey, everyone. I just wanted to remind you that our protest at Saddleback Church is this Sunday. We’ll start at 10:00 AM, and everyone will be going directly to the church. Fortunately, President-Elect Obama has been somewhat responsive to the outcry over Rick Warren giving the opening prayer at his inauguration. Unfortunately, Warren will still…

CA-Sen: Chuck DeVore’s Online Ad Is Going Viral!

Yes, you heard me right. Everyone’s talking about the first shot in what should be a fascinating 2010 Senate campaign! It’s just too bad for OC’s favorite radical right legislator that people are laughing at the video, not along with the video. Charles Lemos is having a good laugh about the Chuck DeVore for Senate…

WDYT: How Can We Win CA-44 in 2010?

Wow. James L at Swing State Project is taking notice. Our own 44th Congressional District shocked not just the OC politicos, but the entire national punditry. Bill Hedrick nearly unseated 16 year entrenched GOP incumbent Ken Calvert. So what do we do now? We are so tantalizingly close to winning here. What can we do…

CA-46: Good Debate Yesterday

Unfortunately I couldn’t make it to OCC yesterday for the Cook v. Rohrabacher debate, but MyDD’s Todd Beeton could. Appaarently, Debbie Cook rocked the casbah while Crazy Dana delivered more crazy sh*t on climate denial, equal rights for LGBT people, and much, much more. But hopefully, more people will remember the debate not for Crazy…