Smoller/Grindle: Time is Now for an Ethics Commission

Chapman University Professor Fred Smoller and Campaign Finance Watchdog Shirley Grindle are teaming up to challenge Orange County to consider adopting a ballot initiative establishing a countywide ethics commission.

Anaheim Budget Shows Substantial Growth

Thanks to a boost in revenue, the 2015-16 budget includes increased spending on police and other services. While most council members are expressing their pleasure with the budget, Mayor Tom Tait is warning of structural weaknesses.