“Had Hieu been elected when he ran for the office in 2010, the recorder’s office would not have provided an income to the city council candidate who did practically nothing to earn that money. He would not have purchased a completely unnecessary building with funds that legally could not be used for that purpose. That building sits unused today and will require millions for renovation before it can be used,” according to an Op-Ed by the influential Dale Dykema in the O.C. Register.
The OC GOP consultant types don’t like this one bit. They want a political hack like Dick Ackerman to get the OC Clerk-Recorder job, so he can hire them and their pals. In fact I hear that Tricky Dick could be looking at hiring Laura Cunningham, the wife of former Red County blogger Matt Cunningham. She lost her last job as Chief of Staff to former Supervisor Bill Campbell, when he termed out of office. Continue reading