Frye’s Folly

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The Prop D numbers: Definite No on Prop D: 52.6% Definite Yes on Prop D: 18.3% Undecided on Prop D: 29.1% 362 Likely Voters +/- 4.1% Looks like a 2012 Mayoral run for DF is even more of an uphill battle now…

Marti “Firetruck” Emerald

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It seems after being publicly humiliated at a recent Council meeting Marti Emerald is taking steps to reach out to the community and push her message of, umm…well, I’ll try and get back to you when I find it. She has reinvented her monthly community newsletter although spelling seems to not be a concern. “Subject: We need to restore borwned-out …

Public Employees: Bell Tolls for Thee

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When the LA Times turns against you it might be time to reconsider your strategy. I’m not going to add much commentary to this, it essentially speaks for itself, but to summarize: Population: 37,000 Salaries: City Manager $790,000 (with a $95,000 increase per year) Police Chief $450,000 Assistant City Manager $375,000 Mayor $100,000 Councilman $100,000 Councilwoman $100,000 Councilman $100,000 Councilman …

San Diego 2010 or Mississippi 1964?

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Today marks a rare, outrageous, and somber day in the City of San Diego. Managed Competition will not appear on the November ballot. Some might celebrate this as a victory, but labor and business leaders agree, every signature should have been counted. The Union-Tribune features a detailed story here. In summary, the MC campaign had the legal democratic option of …

If Managed Comp Stands It Stands Alone

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Congratulations to City Councilwoman Marti Emerald who lives to tax another day! Today the three anti-business initiatives that were going to be placed on the November ballot by the union lackeys on the Council to confuse voters about which proposition to support were withdrawn. The initiatives spokesperson said they will “go to voters directly” if they want the initiatives placed …