Political news & views for independent-minded voters

Political news & views for independent-minded voters

New director appointed for the O.C. Waste and Recycling Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 20, 2017 Carrie Braun, Public Information Mgr., (714) 788-8060, Carrie.Braun@ocgov.com; Julie Chay, OCWR PIO, (714) 834-4059, Julie.chay@ocwr.ocgov.com New Director Appointed for County Waste and Recycling Department Santa Ana, Calif. – Tom Koutroulis has been appointed to the position of Director of Waste & Recycling (OCWR) for the County of Orange. Koutroulis was selected following a nationwide search…

The OC GOP endorses the initiative to repeal the CA Gas Tax

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 20, 2017 CONTACT: Maryann Marino,  (949) 375-0856 Orange County Republican Party Endorses Initiative to Repeal the Gas Tax Orange County, CA – The campaign to Repeal the Gas Tax announces the endorsement of the Initiative by the Orange County Republican Party. “The Orange County Republican Party is proud to join the fight against…

Asm. Allen sues to overturn the CA Attorney General’s misleading title for the Gas Tax Repeal initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Maryann Marino, (949) 375-0856 Travis Allen Files Lawsuit to Overturn Attorney General’s Misleading Title and Summary for Repeal the Gas Tax Initiative Democrat Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s title and summary drafted with intention to mislead voters SACRAMENTO – Today, Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) filed a lawsuit in Sacramento County Superior Court to…

The CA State GOP Caucus pushes back against Gov. Brown’s Cap-and-Trade

Cap-and-Trade Letter Stating Concerns Sent to Governor Brown SACRAMENTO, CA — After a whirlwind of discussions thanks to Gov. Brown’s legislative cram down, the Senate Republican Caucus delivered him a letter voicing concerns about the detrimental effects of his proposed cap-and-trade policy. Below are excerpts: