An anonymous blogger at the OC Political blog has ripped into Travis Allen, one of two Republicans facing off in November for the 72nd Assembly District, on the grounds that Allen is “too squishy for the Assembly.”
Many in the media, including this blog, reported early on in the primary election that Allen had donated to a few Democrats over the years. He is not contesting that.
Apparently one of Allen’s uncles is Frank Barbaro, the longtime Chairman of the Democratic Party of Orange County. It was Barbaro that asked Allen to make the donations in question. Continue reading