OC Democrats Boot Their Vice Chair

Outrage from building trade unions over Greg Diamond’s role in suing Anaheim to stop a construction project prompted the ouster. But the party debate revealed a much deeper rift.

Hot Civic Debates This Week

Serious new concerns about health care for the poor, and county Democrats debate ousting a top party official.

State Auditors Slam CalOptima

The state Department of Health Care Services asserts it has discovered “serious and significant” problems at the county’s $1.5-billion health plan.