All posts tagged "orange county"
OC Registrar of Voters explains ballot counting, run-off and 50 percent threshold
Orange County’s special election for the 37th State Senate District has caused some confusion. With less than 50 percent of the votes cast, John Moorlach is expected to avoid a run-off with Asm. Don Wagner. That’s because...
- Posted March 19, 2015
43-Vote Winner! Andrew Do defeats Lou Correa for OC Board of Supervisors by 43 votes but investigation into Santa Ana polling place incident
Republican Andrew Do has defeated Democrat Lou Correa by just 43 votes in the nail-biter special election to replace Janet Nguyen on the Orange County Board of Supervisors. Do, an attorney and former chief of staff to Nguyen, began the...
- Posted January 31, 2015
Orange County Supervisor Special: Andrew Do increases lead over Lou Correa
Republican Andrew Do has increased his lead over Democrat Lou Correa in the nail-biter special election to replace Janet Nguyen on the Orange County Board of Supervisors. With another 4,916 late absentee and provisional ballots counted on...
- Posted January 29, 2015
Another Orange County Nail-Biter! Andrew Do takes 2-vote lead over Lou Correa
Get ready for another Orange County nail-biter! Former State Senator Lou Correa, who was leading in early returns, is now losing by just two votes to Andrew Do in the special election to fill Janet Nguyen’s seat on...
- Posted January 28, 2015
State Assembly 73: Charles Munger PAC outspends all candidates- combined
A political action committee sponsored by moderate GOP super-donor Charles Munger, Jr. has spent more than $300,000 on behalf of an Orange County Republican legislative candidate. The Spirit of Democracy California, which has received much of its...
- Posted May 21, 2014
GOP lawmaker Travis Allen finally speaks about China junket– to Chinese state-owned media
Asm. Travis Allen, R-Huntington Beach, who has dodged questions from the California press about his eight-day junket to China, is speaking with state-owned media in the People’s Republic of China about his trip. “As a representative of...
- Posted April 16, 2014
GOP lawmaker Travis Allen condemns “communist regime in Vietnam,” then travels to China
Within days of condemning the “communist regime in Vietnam” for its human rights abuses, an Orange County Republican lawmaker packed his bags for an eight-day junket to China, which is engaging in “the most severe attack on...
- Posted April 14, 2014
Assembly District 74: Taxes, fire pits central to establishment vs. grassroots GOP fight
Grassroots vs. the establishment. Taxes and fire pits. In the heart of conservative Orange County– would you expect anything else? In the 74th Assembly district, three Republicans and two long-shot Democrats are running to replace conservative GOP Assemblyman...
- Posted April 9, 2014
Orange County’s HR hero now responsible for delays, cost overruns
Just two years ago, Steve Danley was heralded as a hero of Orange County’s human resources department. Known as “the man who uncovered abuses at the county’s human resources department,” Danley’s solutions to the department’s systemic problems...
- Posted February 4, 2014