UPDATE, NOV. 28, 12:24 P.M.: Another week, another conflict of interest case in Anaheim.
This week, Councilwoman Kris Murray is in the hot seat. In May, Murray voted to approve a city contract that went to Willdan Financial, the subsidiary of a consulting firm, which "employs her as it ... More >>
UPDATE, NOV. 23, 8:28 A.M.: The Laguna Hills City Council on Tuesday night approved on first reading an ordinance banning registered sex offenders from city parks and, if homeowner associations request to join in, their private parks as well.The city will join La Habra, Westminster, Yorba Linda, ... More >>
Patrick McGreevy writes in today's LA Times about friends and family members of office-holders getting state jobs. Among them is Marisela Villar, daughter
of Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, who state taxpayers pay $68,000 annually to work out of a Santa Ana state office for Assembly Speaker ... More >>
Proving once again that the driest of bureaucratic documents often contain the most interesting things, Judy Lin of the Sacramento Bee digs through the disclosure forms that state lawmakers are required to file and discovers:
... from January 2005 to June 30, 2006, groups with business at the Capito ... More >>