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Santana: Meet the County Cleaner

Santana writes that county supervisors are set to reauthorize a murky program – set up to investigate top officials’ misdeeds. Except, no one’s ever heard much about how these are done, how much they cost. And the biggest probe in recent memory, involving the County COO, seems stalled.

ACLU: The High Price of Rising County Revenues in OC

ACLU officials are urging county supervisors to take some of the winnings from rebounding property tax values in this year’s budget and invest in permanent affordable housing for the approximately 800 chronically homeless people that call Orange County home.