July, 2010

Arnold at Bohemian Grove
Friday, July 30th, 2010

John Seiler: Tonight, July 30, Gov. Arnold gave a speech before the supersecret, elitist, cultish Bohemian Grove club. Reports the Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is scheduled to address a throng of rich and powerful men on Friday under the towering redwoods at the Bohemian ...

Let's Dig Through A Budget!
Friday, July 30th, 2010

Katy Grimes - I spoke with a man yesterday who was looking for information about his city council salaries and benefits. So I did a little digging into the beautiful southern California coastal town of Laguna Niguel, an sent him instructions on how to do his own research. Starting with a the link t...

Unsexy Environmental Bills
Friday, July 30th, 2010

JULY 30, 2010 Most environmental legislation is about as exciting as a trip across Kansas in a Greyhound bus, and consequently, falls under the radar of media scrutiny. Environmental bills just aren't sexy enough to warrant much coverage. But the bills are increasingly invasive and seek to control...

Old LAO Wisdom
Friday, July 30th, 2010

JULY 30, 2010 Oh, what a difference six years makes. We were cleaning out our conference room the other day, going through stacks of old government reports and think tank studies when we found a copy of the Legislative Analyst’s Office’s report California’s Fiscal Outlook, published way back...

Fresno Bee: Drug Czar Disses Prop 19
Friday, July 30th, 2010

LAT: Gov Wants City Salaries Posted Online
Friday, July 30th, 2010

LAT: Bell Scandal Spills Over Into Downey
Friday, July 30th, 2010

Oak Trib: Brown Ties Himself to Greenhouse Gas Law
Friday, July 30th, 2010

Chron: Immigrant-Rights Groups Call Out Brown
Friday, July 30th, 2010

Meg's "management" style
Thursday, July 29th, 2010

John Seiler: Meg's campaign boasts of her management prowess. But compare this. Here's how Meg ran eBay: She didn't go out and hire retired GM, Ford or GE managers. Instead, she hired young hotshots hungry to create the Internet future. And here's how she's run her gubernatorial campaign: She's h...