The next Libertarian Party of Orange County (LPOC) Monthly Meetup of the New Year is set for Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 7:00 PM, at Karl Strauss Brewery, located at 901 South Coast Drive, Costa Mesa, CA (map). (714) 546-BREW.
Labor hack Julio Perez‘ Assembly campaign sunk to a new low this weekend, in their pursuit of the California Democratic Party’s endorsement. They willfully tried to include a vote from Carl Weibel, a state party member whose Facebook page openly admits he now lives in Hawthorne – a city in Los Angeles County that is not remotely close to the 69th Assembly District Perez is running for.
According to the Liberal OC blog, “Party officials investigated and determined that indeed two Carl Weible’s are registered to vote in Southern California, one in LA and one in Orange County. With that information the officials ruled late Saturday night that Weible was not a qualified delegate and therefore could not assign his vote to a proxy.” Continue reading
“Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer, wife of state Treasurer Bill Lockyer, was “violently assaulted” by an ex-boyfriend she met up with at a Newark motel after the Lockyers fought, her husband says ” according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
You might recall that Nadia Lockyer used to be a player in the Democratic Party of Orange County, back when her name was Nadia Maria Davis. According to a bio, she “was a member of Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez’s legal team and protected the voting rights of new citizens against unfounded accusations. She ran Honorable Lou Correa’s fundraising in his first bid for State Assembly.” Correa lost that race. Continue reading
Supervisor Janet Nguyen, Chair of the Orange County Board of Supervisors, joins Deputy Chief of Staff Matthew Harper and OC Waste & Recycling Director Mike Giancola at the County’s First Green Vendor Fair
“Matthew Harper, a top aide to Supervisor Janet Nguyen, was quietly transferred this month from Nguyen’s office to OC Waste & Recycling as a public affairs manager. The move raised a few eyebrows in the supervisors’ fifth-floor offices in the county Hall of Administration,” according to the New Santa Ana blog.
Harper was a close friend of Supervisor Nguyen for many years, so why hasn’t she endorsed him, in his race for the 72nd Assembly District? Continue reading
Do these limo liberals care about our schools? No they don’t!
It turns out that Anaheim City Council candidate Jordan Brandman didn’t break new ground when he decided to publicly support the $158 million hotel bed tax giveaway that his allies, Council Members Gail Eastman, Kris Murray and Harry Sidhu voted for.
For three year in a row, the Anaheim Union High School District (AUHSD) trustees, including Brandman, voted to defer their developer fees until the Gardenwalk project was complete. That was Brandman’s gift to the Orange County Business council, the Anaheim Chamber of commerce, big developers and SOAR (the Anaheim Resort Political Action Committee). Continue reading
Did you know that Anaheim City Council candidate Jordan Brandman spoke at a recent Anaheim City Council meeting – in support of the $158 million hotel bed tax giveaway that his allies, Council Members Gail Eastman, Kris Murray and Harry Sidhu voted for.
Today at a meeting of the Anaheim-based civil rights organization Los Amigos, Dr. Jose Moreno, a respected Trustee at the Anaheim City Unified School District (ACUSD) brought up the subject in order to ask Brandman, who is a Trustee on the Anahyeim Union High School District’s school board, to resign from that seat and remove himself from the City Council race, according to an inside source. Continue reading