Bowing to political pressure, Orange County Treasurer Shari Freidenrich changed her vote at Monday’s meeting of the OC Retirement System on amortization periods for current and future unfunded liabilities.
In his Voice of OC commentary Jon Fleishman tries to paint the serious issue of unfunded actuarially accrued liability (UAAL) into a political box of Republican vs. Democrat, Conservative vs. Liberal and Unions vs.Taxpayers. Both Democrats and Republicans agree that responsible recognition of pension liabilities and their funding is necessary.
In a Total Buzz post Tuesday the Orange County Register’s Elias Groll misinterperates the campaign finance reports of OC Treasurer/Tax Collector candidates claiming that the underdog Shari Freidenrich has a 10-1 fundraising advantage over primary first place finisher Keith Rodenhuis.
A new poll out from the Voice of OC and Probolsky Research on the Orange County Treasurer’s raceÂ and it shows the voters just don’t know who they want to replace Chriss Street. Here’s the link to the story. From the story: Deputy Treasurer Keith Rodenhuis leads with support from 9.5 percent of the 326…
Judge Sanders has ruled this morning that Rodenhuis is eligible to run for county Treasurer-Tax Collector. Rodenhuis said in an email statement; “I am happy, but not surprised by the decision. The suit was frivolous and a waste of the court’s time and the taxpayer’s money. This is not theÂ kind of leadership Orange County wants or needs in a time of fiscal stress.”