Tag Archive for Republicans

Irvine’s Registered Voters: Democrats Take Over Majority

Hat tip to Iyad Afalqa, the president of the Irvine Democratic Club, on this news that the Democratic Party in Irvine now has more registered voters than the Republican party does; and all this 9 months before an election guaranteed to have massive Democratic Party turnout. From his Facebook post: “Last week during my panel…

New Poll shows Loretta Gaining Steam on Kamala

Monday’s LA Times carried this story that shows the race for US Senate in California may be a two Democratic-candidate race. Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez started from ground zero this Spring and is now within 10 points of State AG Kamala Harris.  None of the Republicans in the race are even close to challenging. According to…

Big Dick Cheney Comes to Nixon Library for Book Signing Tonight

Not interested in watching Tom Brady throw underinflated balls in tonight’s NFL home opener?  You can always head to the Nixon Library to hear former Vice President Dick Cheney regurgitate a bunch of debunked “facts” about how the last administration conducted themselves in the Middle East. Cheney will be at the Nixon Library at 6PM…

Rep. Linda Sanchez rips Republicans on Immigration in the Washington Post

Congresswoman Linda Sanchez does a brilliant job of taking the GOP Presidential candidates apart on their positions on immigration reform in today’s Washington Post.  We’re republishing it here. When it comes to the politics of immigration, the GOP’s candidates are sinvergüenzas — shameless WASHINGTON POST // REP. LINDA SANCHEZ, CHAIRWOMAN OF CONGRESSIONAL HISPANIC CAUCUS   As…

Will new UCI Professor John Campbell use “Atlas Shrugged” as a textbook?

The University of California-Irvine (UCI) today announced that former Congressman John Campbell (R-Irvine) has been named visiting professor in UCI’s school of social science.  And yes, I laughed too because my first question is “will John Campbell teach courses in running for office without actually campaigning” or “Being named ‘Legislator of the Year’ by the…

Moorlach calls Mexican Envoy “Hot”

Remember the flap by Republicans when President Obama referenced the attractiveness of California Attorney General Kamala Harris?  We’re hearing peeps from Republicans after State Senator John Moorlach called the new envoy from Mexico, Alejandra Garcia Williams, “hot.” From the Sacramento Bee: The California Senate this week welcomed Sacramento’s newly-appointed Mexican Consul General Alejandra Garcia Williams with praise for…