Category Archives: Doug Chaffee

Fullerton police and firefighters get a big return on their campaign contributions

When Jan Flory ran for city council in 2012, she emphatically stated during a candidate forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters that she was running to “protect city employees.” The Fullerton Police Officers’ Association (FPOA) spent $60,000 during … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s local election results

FULLERTON CITY COUNCIL: Mayor Doug Chaffee and Mayor Pro Tem Greg Sebourn were both re-elected. To see the votes, please click here. FULLERTON JOINT UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD:  All three incumbents were re-elected – Robert N. “Bob” Hathaway (20.4%), Robert … Continue reading

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The Fullerton Rag’s take on council candidate Larry Bennett

In a post on the Fullerton Rag blog, Matt Leslie provides an excellent analysis of the candidacy of Larry Bennett titled: “Larry Bennett: Revenge of Fullerton’s Recalled.” Here’s an excerpt: “If you liked the Fullerton City Council before the Great … Continue reading

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Doug Chaffee and Larry Bennett — the Fullerton police union’s odd couple

An excellent analysis by the Fullerton Rag: “Confused supporters of Mayor and City Council candidate Doug Chaffee have noticed the giant green and blue signs bearing his name and the name of fellow candidate Larry Bennett, and wondered who could … Continue reading

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City Council — who NOT to vote for: Chaffee, Bennett or Alvarez

The simple rule of thumb is this: If a candidate is backed by a public employee union — especially the Fullerton Police Officers Association (FPOA) — DON’T vote for him or her. Doug Chaffee and Larry Bennett have the backing … Continue reading

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