Posts Tagged ‘Allan Mansoor’

Assembly District 74: Taxes, fire pit issues burn bright in race

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
Keith Curry

Grassroots vs. the establishment. Taxes and fire pits. In the heart of conservative Orange County -- would you expect anything else? The race for California's 74th Assembly District features some familiar storylines as three Republicans and two Democrats campaign for this safe Republican sea...

Top Two not revolutionary — yet

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

June 5, 2012 By John Seiler We'll have to see how the evening goes. But so far, the Top Two has not proved the revolutionary move to moderation that its backers hoped. In a key race in Orange County, early returns show that incumbent Assemblyman Allan Mansoor, R-Costa Mesa, is finishing first in ...

Unions trounced in Wisconsin, California

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

JUNE 5, 2012 By Steven Greenhut The AP headline declared, “Wisconsin voters divided on governor, bargaining,” but that piece reviewing exit polls stood in stark contrast to reality. Voters always are divided to some degree, but Wisconsin voters overwhelmingly rebuked the public-sector unions ...

Leslie Daigle supports eminent domain robberies

Friday, June 1st, 2012
Leslie Daigle supports eminent domain robberies

June 1, 2012 By John Seiler In preparation for next week's election crunch, I've been taking a couple of days off to get in shape with plenty of sleep and bourbon. But something just happened I must report on. At 3:39 pm today, I got a robocall on my cell that ended, "Paid by Leslie Daigle." She'...

Scott Baugh’s Continuing Hypocrisy

Monday, May 21st, 2012

May 21, 2012 By Steven Greenhut If you wonder why the GOP is having such hard times, one need only look at the goings-on in Orange County, where Republican Party Chairman Scott Baugh is pulling out all the stops to ensure the election to the board of supervisors of Todd Spitzer, the former Assembl...