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White Woman in a Gorilla Mask Throws an Egg at Larry Elder, Black Conservative Candidate for Cal. Governor

In an act of political violence, a woman or girl wearing a gorilla mask hurled an egg at Larry Elder. Elder, a black Conservative , is a candidate for California Governor in what Dems have labelled "t...

 

On California Recall Ballot, A Yes Vote is Clearly Visible through the Return Mail Envelope

Ok, so check this out. California, the bluest Democrat state in the US, has a recall election against the most unpopular Governor in State history, Gavin Newsom. They want to project fairness in a...

 

Larry Elder is the Black Moses Who Will Lead California Out of the Wilderness of Progressive Policies

The Los Angeles Times has been attacking him for weeks. He's being outspent ten to one. National leaders like Kamala Harris, Joe Biden and Nancy Pelosi have trash talked him. So it's clear Larry...

 

California's Universal Mail-In Ballot System is Ripe for Massive Fraud: Here's One Big Reason Why

The discovery of 300 stolen mail-in ballots in the car of a man passed out in a 7-Eleven parking lot in Torrance on August 16 illustrates the potential for fraud in the coming gubernatorial recall...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    August 31, 2021

SM City Council Mandates Vaccines for City Employees, Volunteers, Contractors

Following in the footsteps of its neighbors, the Santa Monica City Council this week voted to require all city employees, volunteers and contractors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. But the...

 

LA Times Characterizes a Black Dude From South Central LA As a White Supremacist as Elder Leads Polling into Recall

Gavin Newsom, a rich white guy from the Bay Area who is backed by some of the richest people in the State, faces a real challenge from the Recall Campaign. This has galvanized since June, when former...

 

Recall Gascon Petition Hits 175k Signatures; Newsom Foiled in Diverting DUI Cases from Possible Jail Time; Prison Guard Union Donates Big to Newsom Recall Campaign and Other Stories: Monday Morning Memo

Courts & Rulings Judge halts Newsom's planned closure of Northern California prison A Lassen County judge this week granted the city of Susanville a temporary restraining order halting the...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    August 2, 2021

Santa Monica City Council Okays Employment Contract with New City Manager

The Santa Monica City Council this week approved the employment contract with its newly-appointed City Manager David White. White will earn an annual salary of $340,000 plus benefits and start his...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    August 2, 2021

SM Council 'Amplifies' Noise Ordinance to Muzzle Loud Protests

The City Council unanimously voted this week to pass an amendment to the city's noise ordinance to "reduce prolonged noise from protest activities in residential neighborhoods." The move was in in...

 

Larry Elder Wins Fight to Be on September 14th Recall Ballot

Conservative radio talk show host Larry Elder has won his fight to be on the September 14th recall ballot. The son of a restaurant owner, Elder has electrified Republicans with the possibility that...

 

David White Appointed Santa Monica's Next City Manage. Specialized in "Reimagining Public Safety at Berkeley."

The Santa Monica City Council announced on Thursday that it has selected David White to serve as Santa Monica’s next city manager. White’s employment contract – including an October 11 start...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    July 26, 2021

Gov. Newsom Signs Historic Homeless Hiring Tax Credit

Governor Newsom has signed AB 150 – a budget trailer bill – which includes the groundbreaking California Homeless Hiring Tax Credit. State officials said the tax credit "simultaneously confronts t...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    July 20, 2021

City Clerk Approves Petition for Recall of L.A. Councilman Bonin

A petition for the recall of the controversial, Los Angeles Councilman Mike Bonin was approved for circulation, the City Clerk announced this week. Bonin, who represents many Westside neighborhoods,...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    July 20, 2021

State Hate Crime Bill Moves Forward, Sponsored by Assemblymember Bloom

Legislation to address the growing epidemic of hate crimes has just passed the Senate Judiciary Committee. The bill, AB 1126, authored by Assembly member Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica), would...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    July 20, 2021

City Okays Plan Prioritizing Housing for Historically Displaced Households

The Santa Monica City Council voted this week to establish a pilot program that will give priority on the city's affordable housing waitlist to the households who were displaced by the Civic...

 

ACLU Works on Reducing Cost of Traffic Tickets; Newsom Goofed and Won't Get Named as a Democrat on Recall Ballot; Amazon and Google Investigated for not Removing Phony Reviews and Other Stories: Monday Morning Memo

Courts & Rulings Judicial misconduct requires reversing murder conviction The Court of Appeal for this district on Friday reversed a conviction for second degree murder based on judicial misconduct...

 
 By Corva Corvax    Politics    July 6, 2021

DA Gascon's Solution to the Surge in Violent Crime: Therapy

June 30, 2021 - Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascon held a press conference on Wednesday to explain to the public how he is going to address the surge in violent crime in Los Angeles, a surge...

 
 By Alyssa Erdley    Politics    July 6, 2021

Bonin Brags About Housing 19 Individuals From the Venice Boardwalk, Yes, Brags

There are an estimated 2,000 homeless people inhabiting the streets of Venice, California. News outlets reported 200 tents on the Ocean Front Boardwalk as of June 27. And on June 28, Los Angeles Counc...

 
 By David Ganezer    Politics    July 6, 2021

Santa Monica Business Center Owner Lana Negrete appointed to City Council.

In a 4 to 2 vote, the Santa Monica City Council appointed Lana Negrete to take Kevin McKeown's seat on the 7 member Santa Monica City Council. The Council selected Negrete from 34 eligible candidates...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    July 2, 2021

City Names Advisory Board of We Are Santa Monica Fund

The City of Santa Monica has announced the seven appointees to the newly-formed We Are Santa Monica Fund Board. They include business executives, a RAND analyst and a social services commissioner. The...

 
 By Jack Simon    Politics    June 22, 2021

City Council Tweaks, Approves SM Housing Element Update

The Santa Monica City Council this week reviewed and provided input to the draft Housing Element update, which "prioritizes 100% affordable housing in city-owned land" and "addresses historic...

 

Montebello City Manager Rene Bobadilla Declines Santa Monica City Job Offer

When in the Course of Human Events, a guy who grew up in San Gabriel Valley applies for the top job in Santa Monica, and gets offered it along with $440,000 a year, health care for himself and his...

 

New City Manager René Bobadilla Appointed by Six Member Santa Monica City Council

Let's face it, being appointed Santa Monica City manager is kind of a $430,000 a year booby prize. The City's progressive residents demand contradictory things of its government. Embrace all and be...

 
 By Corva Corvax    Politics    May 26, 2021

Recall George Gascon Campaign Gets the Registrar's Go-Ahead to Start Collecting Signatures

May 21, 2021 Yesterday, the Los Angeles County Registrar approved the petitions for the recall of LA County District Attorney George Gascon. The Recall George Gascon Campaign may now legally begin the...

 

An Anti-Semite on the House Anti-Semitism Task Force: Ted Lieu

It is oxymoronic for anyone to believe he can simultaneously support HAMAS and consider himself a champion against antisemitism. These two positions are mutually exclusive. Yet, that is exactly the...

 

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