Tag Archive for Steve Choi

Is the Solar Decathlon in Trouble?

On Monday, the new Irvine Republican city council majority, in a 3-2 vote, will start charging $10 per adult and $5 a kid for the Great Park Balloon ride and likewise charge for the carousel rides to raise revenue to help pay for the 2013 Solar Decathlon coming to Irvine this fall.  What’s next, we…

Choi Can’t Complain

The Orange County Register was very accommodating to Irvine Mayoral Candidate Steven Choi with an article last Friday pointing out Choi’s support for Measure BB, the Save Our Schools Initiative.  Councilmember Larry Agran said the motion to approve Measure BB immediately actually constitute a rejection of the initiative itself, which I don’t necessarily agree but…

Irvine Mayoral Debate Set for Wednesday

  Irvine World News columnist and Republican pollster Adam Probolsky will host a mayoral debate at Irvine City Hall this Wednesday.  Should be interesting because Probolsky has been critical of Republican candidate Steven Choi for using Photoshopped images of Nancy Pelosi with Soviet dictator Josef Stalin and posing for photos with someone who had an…

Irvine Republicans Up to Old Tricks Again

The expression is those who fail to learn from the past are destined to repeat it, and in the case of the current crop of Republican candidates for Mayor and City Council, it’s not so much a failure to learn from the past but a denial that the past ever happened to begin with. Case…

Irvine Republicans in Disarray

In the kerfluffel between Irvine city council candidate and city council member Christina Shea, Irvine Republican “insiders” are declaring Shea “toast” as she leaves office.  Of course, the Irvine Republican “insiders” include Adam Probolsky who writes for the Register’s Irvine World News, is personal friends with Lalloway and has an axe to grind with the…

Sidhu Hit Piece on Nelson Coming?

Sources tell the LiberalOC a new mailer that smacks Shawn Nelson for his day job of being a criminal defense lawyer who represents people accused of various sex crimes is about to hit the mailboxes in the 4th district.  And sources say the mailer is alledgely connected to Republican Anaheim council member Harry Sidhu.  The…