Tag Archive for Steven Choi

No Endorsement for President by OC Register Demonstrates Lack of Courage

The Libertarian leanings of the Orange County Register’s opinion pages could not overcome the awfulness of a Donald Trump endorsement, so instead of making a courageous choice and endorsing Secretary Hillary Clinton, the Register offered no endorsement for president. Read the editorial here. The make up of the rest of the Register opinion columnists take…

Irvine’s Pro-Trump candidates

  It’s going to be a very interesting election in the city of Irvine and it’s time to remind voters of those who are associating themselves with Donald Trump.  The most obvious choice is AD-68 GOP candidate and current Irvine Mayor Steven Choi, who embraced Trump in a mailer prior to the June 7 primary…

Shea Reschedules Pro-Developer Agenda Item to Yom Kippur; No Respect for Irvine’s Jewish Council Members

Irvine Council Member Christina Shea has rescheduled an agenda item that was supposed to be heard in late September to the city’s October 11 council meeting, to exclude Beth Krom and Jeff Lalloway who are both Jewish and won’t attend the meeting because it conflicts with Yom Kippur.  By eliminating Krom and Lalloway from the…

Wagner’s In for Irvine Mayor

As predicted, Don Wagner is in the race for mayor of Irvine and his announcement sounds a heck of a lot more positive than indications of earlier reluctance provided. Wagner (R-FivePoint) will join Christina Shea (R-Five Point) “Give Five Point Want It Wants” ticket.  And both will get mucho dinero from the Emile Haddad cabal…

Election Leapfrogging Puts Bao, Martinez On Top

Michele Martinez

Votes are still being counted from last week’s election and yesterday’s fresh batch of results moved some pieces around on the election chessboard. Notably, Garden Grove mayor Bao Nguyen has moved into second place in the race for CD-46 opening up a 578 vote lead over Republican Bob Peterson.  We’ll note it still places Nguyen,…