Political Watchdog Stepping Down

Ross Johnson, a former Orange County GOP legislative leader, is leaving his post atop California’s Fair Political Practices Commission.

San Juan Capistrano ‘Entirely too Involved in Real Estate Dealings’

Since you quoted me, sort of, allow me the opportunity to be clear. I think the City is entirely too involved in real estate dealings. The fact that they even own the property in question is a past mistake. If the current Council makes a deal too favorable to Wal-Mart, they will have used public funds to the detriment of existing retailers in our area. I have no opinion about Wal-Mart itself.