The OC Politics Show

Oct 19 2020 36 mins

LIVE Every Monday, "The OC Politics Show" is a non-partisan program, that brings you the best political insight to explain the big news coming out of Orange County California, and its Cities, and what is happing on the campaign trail. We are not just telling you what is going on, we are discussing why it matters.










Less than 30 Days and Counting
Oct 05 2020 33 mins  
Coming down to the wire; less than 30 days. Don’t be distracted by Trump vs. Biden. The local elections are where it's at. Can Cisneros pull off another narrow victory in his congressional fight with Young Time? If you only speak Farsi, you need a new voter guide. Don’t forget the money, who is making the most always has the upper hand, sometimes…tick tock.HeadlinesTodd - Santa Ana Will Get Its First New Mayor in Decades: Here Are the Candidates https://voiceofoc.org/2020/10/santa-ana-will-get-its-first-new-mayor-in-decades-here-are-the-candidates/Joe - Rep. Gil Cisneros and Young Kim face CA-39 rematch under very different circumstances https://www.ocregister.com/2020/09/29/rep-gil-cisneros-and-young-kim-face-ca-39-rematch-under-very-different-circumstances/Todd -Orange County Registrar of Voters Put Out Faulty Farsi Translation in Voter Guides, Agency Moves to Fix https://voiceofoc.org/2020/09/orange-county-registrar-of-voters-put-out-faulty-farsi-translation-in-voter-guides-agency-moves-to-fix/ Joe- Democrats grow fundraising advantage in most of Orange County’s state Senate, Assembly races https://www.ocregister.com/2020/09/29/democrats-grow-fundraising-advantage-in-most-of-orange-countys-state-senate-assembly-races/The OC Politics Showweb - https://www.spreaker.com/show/the-oc-politics-showweb - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClV1Q_GtYDRix7WMpnucHUgweb - https://www.facebook.com/TheOCPoliticsShowSister ShowDrive Time OCWeb - https://sitchradio.com/our-shows/drive-time-oc/Twitter - https://twitter.com/DriveTimeOCInstagram - https://www.instagram.com/drivetimeoc/TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@drivetimeocDownload the “Drive Time OC” AppAndroid - http://bit.ly/38ifo2JApple - https://apple.co/2RzEzIhIf you would like to become a sponsor or advertiser Call Sitch Radio (714) 643-2500 X 1








What were you thinking? Political gaffes dominate our fair cities.
Sep 07 2020 37 mins  
From Mailers for personal gain to a lack of historical perspective, politics can damage the communities and their trust. Should cities sell tax payers land at a discount? And what is a cities duty to make affordable housing?HeadlinesJoe – Orange County Democratic Party Vice Chair Resigns From Leadership Amid Uproar Over Ho Chi Minh Posthttps://voiceofoc.org/2020/09/orange-county-democratic-party-vice-chair-resigns-amid-uproar-over-ho-chi-minh-post/Todd -Anaheim Announces Bid to Sell Angel Stadium & Land for $150 Million, Taxpayers Subsidize Housing and Parkhttps://voiceofoc.org/2020/09/anaheim-announces-bid-to-sell-angel-stadium-land-for-150-million-taxpayers-subsidize-housing-and-park/Joe – Irvine Council Member tried Sneaking one byhttps://voiceofoc.org/2020/09/irvine-city-councilman-carrolls-taxpayer-funded-mailers-called-into-question/Todd-Santa Ana, San Clemente Approach Different Stages of Affordable Housing Debate This Weekhttps://voiceofoc.org/2020/09/santa-ana-san-clemente-approach-different-stages-of-affordable-housing-debate-this-week/LinksThe OC Politics Showweb – https://www.spreaker.com/show/the-oc-politics-showweb – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClV1Q_GtYDRix7WMpnucHUgweb – https://www.facebook.com/TheOCPoliticsShowSister ShowDrive Time OCWeb – https://sitchradio.com/our-shows/drive-time-oc/Twitter – https://twitter.com/DriveTimeOCInstagram – https://www.instagram.com/drivetimeoc/TikTok – https://www.tiktok.com/@drivetimeocDownload the “Drive Time OC” AppAndroid – http://bit.ly/38ifo2JApple – https://apple.co/2RzEzIhIf you would like to become a sponsor or advertiserCall Sitch Radio (714) 643-2500 X 1


Budget Priorities: Pandemic related impact on the Board of Supervisors and Long Term Mental Health Care.
Aug 31 2020 48 mins  
There is only so much money to go around, know our soul through our budget whether ifs Board of supervisors or the state capital. Who wins?Todd -Santa Ana Poised to Relax Affordable Housing Obligations on Developers https://voiceofoc.org/2020/08/santa-ana-poised-to-relax-affordable-housing-obligations-on-developers/Joe -The proposed Board of Supervisors’ budget calls for cutting $50 million from what departments?https://voiceofoc.org/2020/08/as-pandemic-slams-revenues-county-releases-new-spending-plan/Todd -This 320-acre parcel adjacent to Chino Hills State Park has been preservedhttps://www.ocregister.com/2020/07/31/this-320-acre-parcel-adjacent-to-chino-hills-state-park-has-been-preserved/ Joe- Senator Moorlach says California Must Do More to Help the Long-Term Mentally illhttps://voiceofoc.org/2020/08/moorlach-california-must-do-more-to-help-the-long-term-mentally-ill/The OC Politics Showweb – https://www.spreaker.com/show/the-oc-politics-showweb – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClV1Q_GtYDRix7WMpnucHUgweb – https://www.facebook.com/TheOCPoliticsShowSister ShowDrive Time OCWeb – https://sitchradio.com/our-shows/drive-time-oc/Twitter – https://twitter.com/DriveTimeOCInstagram – https://www.instagram.com/drivetimeoc/TikTok – https://www.tiktok.com/@drivetimeocDownload the “Drive Time OC” AppAndroid – http://bit.ly/38ifo2JApple – https://apple.co/2RzEzIh













What Does the Board of Education Do?
Jul 20 2020 30 mins  
This week we are discussing the Orange County Board of Education and do they do. You may have seen how the OC BOE made national news, now let's see what this is all about. Unprecedented OC Election Season Gears Up, Shaped by Social Justice Movements, Public Health Criseshttps://voiceofoc.org/2020/07/unprecedented-election-season-gears-up-in-oc-shaped-by-social-justice-movements-and-public-health-crises/School reopenings shouldn’t be another political proxy: Doug McIntyrehttps://www.ocregister.com/2020/07/18/school-reopenings-shouldnt-be-another-political-proxy-doug-mcintyre/OC Board of Education Recommends Return To School Without Masks Or Social Distancinghttps://voiceofoc.org/2020/07/oc-board-of-education-recommends-return-to-school-without-masks-or-social-distancing/The OC Politics Showweb - https://www.spreaker.com/show/the-oc-politics-showweb - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClV1Q_GtYDRix7WMpnucHUgweb - https://www.facebook.com/TheOCPoliticsShowSister ShowDrive Time OCWeb - https://sitchradio.com/our-shows/drive-time-oc/Twitter - https://twitter.com/DriveTimeOCInstagram - https://www.instagram.com/drivetimeoc/TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@drivetimeocDownload the “Drive Time OC” AppAndroid - http://bit.ly/38ifo2JApple - https://apple.co/2RzEzIhProduced by Sitch Radiohttps://sitchradio.comBrian Colburn - [email protected] you would like to become a sponsor or advertiser Call Sitch Radio (714) 643-2500 X 1


What is a City Manager
Jul 13 2020 26 mins  
Who runs the city, the city council or the city manager. This week the city of Westminster has put the hiring of a city manager on hold after finding out about some shady activities in his past. Is the City Manager a non-democratic institution that needs to be re-examined?Joe - The Determinants of U.S. City Manager’s Sense of PowerWeb - https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11115-018-00432-2Todd -Westminster Puts City Manager Hiring on Hold After ControversyWeb - https://voiceofoc.org/2020/07/westminster-puts-city-manager-hiring-on-hold-after-controversy/Joe - Navigating the Ups and Downs of the Council-Manager RelationshipWeb - https://www.westerncity.com/article/navigating-ups-and-downs-council-manager-relationshipTodd -Santa Ana City Manager’s $453,000 pay package tops OC salary listWeb - https://blog.transparentcalifornia.com/2016/06/21/santa-ana-city-managers-453000-pay-package-tops-oc-salary-list/The OC Politics Showweb - https://www.spreaker.com/show/the-oc-politics-showweb - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClV1Q_GtYDRix7WMpnucHUgweb - https://www.facebook.com/TheOCPoliticsShowSister ShowDrive Time OCWeb - https://sitchradio.com/our-shows/drive-time-oc/Twitter - https://twitter.com/DriveTimeOCInstagram - https://www.instagram.com/drivetimeoc/TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@drivetimeocDownload the “Drive Time OC” AppAndroid - http://bit.ly/38ifo2JApple - https://apple.co/2RzEzIhIf you would like to become a sponsor or advertiser Call Sitch Radio (714) 643-2500 X 1






Toll Roads or Road Rage
Jun 22 2020 43 mins  
We are discussing the battle over the 241 and where will is end. The South County Cities do not want the expansion to the 5 and is looks like they won that battle, however what does SB 1373 mean for the county? Political Whip Around Todd –Orange County Republicans host virtual‘Take Back the House’ rallyWeb – https://www.ocregister.com/2020/06/13/orange-county-republicans-host-virtual-take-back-the-house-rally/Joe -Californians must wear face masks in public under coronavirus order issued by NewsomWeb – https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-06-18/california-mandatory-face-masks-statewide-order-coronavirus-gavin-newsomTodd –2020 election: Campaigns heating up in Orange County congressional racesWeb – https://www.ocregister.com/2020/05/27/2020-elections-campaigns-heating-up-in-orange-county-congressional-races/Joe- California to send a voter’s mail in BallotWeb – https://www.whittierdailynews.com/2020/06/18/california-to-send-every-voter-mail-in-ballot-for-november/HeadlinesJoe – https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-06-18/california-mandatory-face-masks-statewide-order-coronavirus-gavin-newsomTodd – https://voiceofoc.org/2020/04/as-countywide-toll-road-traffic-drops-transportation-officials-cap-rate-increases-and-account-fees-for-91-express-lane-drivers/Joe – https://www.whittierdailynews.com/2020/06/18/california-to-send-every-voter-mail-in-ballot-for-november/Todd –https://voiceofoc.org/2020/04/as-countywide-toll-road-traffic-drops-transportation-officials-cap-rate-increases-and-account-fees-for-91-express-lane-drivers/LinksLaura Ferguson Email – [email protected] FergusonMayor Pro Tem949-606-4537The OC Politics Showweb-https://www.spreaker.com/show/the-oc-politics-showweb-https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClV1Q_GtYDRix7WMpnucHUgweb-https://www.facebook.com/TheOCPoliticsShowSister ShowDrive Time OCWeb – https://sitchradio.com/our-shows/drive-time-oc/Twitter – https://twitter.com/DriveTimeOCInstagram – https://www.instagram.com/drivetimeoc/TikTok – https://www.tiktok.com/@drivetimeocDownload the “Drive Time OC” AppAndroid –











The Reopening, how will it work?
May 11 2020 20 mins  
Todd on The OC Politics Show we discuss headlines and how they impact the county and the city that you live, work, or play in. Todd DeVoe, Host of EM WeeklyWeb - https://sitchradio.com/our-shows/em-weekly/HeadlinesNews Headlines•Coronavirus shutdown puts OC cities on precarious fiscal footing•O.C. Supervisors Wagner and Steel’s statement supporting Nomads CanteenCrypto Update•Los Alamitos’ Anti-Sanctuary City Fight Fizzles Out•Newport Beach city councilman personally sues Gov. Gavin Newsom over beach closureHeadlines1st StoryLos Alamitos’ Anti-Sanctuary City Fight Fizzles OutWeb - https://voiceofoc.org/2020/05/los-alamitos-anti-sanctuary-city-fight-fizzles-out/2nd StoryO.C. Supervisors Wagner and Steel’s statement supporting Nomads CanteenWeb - http://ocpoliticsblog.com/2020/05/04/o-c-supervisors-wagner-and-steels-statement-supporting-nomads-canteen/3rd StoryCoronavirus shutdown puts OC cities on precarious fiscal footingWeb-https://www.ocregister.com/2020/04/20/coronavirus-shutdown-puts-oc-cities-on-precarious-fiscal-footing/4th StoryNewport Beach city councilman personally sues Gov. Gavin Newsom over beach closureweb-https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-05-05/newport-beach-councilman-lawsuit-newsomEventsHey if you have any political events, debates, speeches, college or club events let us know and we will give you a shout out here on The OC Politics Show. Drive Time OCWeb - https://sitchradio.com/our-shows/drive-time-oc/Twitter - https://twitter.com/DriveTimeOCInstagram - https://www.instagram.com/drivetimeoc/TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@drivetimeocIf you would like to become a sponsor or advertiser Call Sitch Radio (714) 643-2500 X 1




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