LPOC Chairman Tom Hanson moved to support the Fullerton Recall after I brought up the issue. I happily seconded the motion, which passed unanimously. With this move the Libertarian Party of Orange County becomes the first political party in Orange County to endorse the Fullerton Recall! Our party has been growing – we now have almost 12,000 voting members in Orange County – as such this endorsement does matter in what will be a heated recall election. Continue reading
Itzcoatl “Izzy” Ocampo, a resident of Yorba Linda, stands accused of four horrible murders – but I did not like the way O.C. District Attorney Tony Rackauckas went after him at his press conference. Ocampo served our country as a U.S. Marine – and by all accounts he was a good man before he left.
According to the OC Weekly, Rackauckas called Ocampo “a monster” and a “vicious killer”– but indicated he’s been “cooperative” with investigators. He also said, “There is no evidence that is he mentally ill.” Really? The Veterans Administration had diagnosed him with psychological problems. Continue reading
The Fullerton Recall team made news this week when they turned in well over 50,000 signatures from Fullerton voters to initiate a recall election of Fullerton Council Members Don Bankhead, Dick Jones and Pat McKinley, according to the FFFF Blog.
Did you know that Bankhead, Jones and McKinley all have something in common? They were all endorsed by Congressman Ed Royce. (Supervisor Shawn Nelson endorsed Bankhead and Jones as well – which you have to believe he regrets now! Shame on whatever squish convinced him to make those awful endorsements). Continue reading