Category Archives: Jennifer Fitzgerald

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

Posted in City Council, Doug Chaffee, Fullerton Firefighters Association, Fullerton Police Officers Association, Jan Flory, Jennifer Fitzgerald, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Who NOT to vote for in Fullerton’s City Council race

By Jack Dean | It seemed to me that State Senator John Moorlach must have been opening my home snail-mail when I read these paragraphs in his recent commentary in the Daily Pilot titled, Public employee union donations pose a … Continue reading

Posted in Council, Fullerton Firefighters Association, Fullerton Police Officers Association, Jennifer Fitzgerald, Larry Bennett | 2 Comments

Getting up to speed before voting on Tuesday

Tuesday’s balloting is coming up fast. For those of you who traditionally put off thinking about how you’re going to vote until the weekend before the election, we’ll be posting several items between now and then to help give you … Continue reading

Posted in Bruce Whitaker, City Council, Fullerton Rag, Jane Rands, Jennifer Fitzgerald, Larry Bennett, League of Women Voters, Political Campaigns | Comments Off

Fullerton police union is first (and only) to go negative in city council campaign

From the Fullerton Rag: “Until late last week, 2014’s City Council campaigns had been refreshingly free of negative campaigning, but the Fullerton Police Officers Association simply has too much money not to spend it slinging mud at its chosen targets. … Continue reading

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Double standard is the standard for council members Fitzgerald and Flory

By Barry Levinson | Not surprisingly when I spoke at the last Fullerton City Council meeting (October 7) about the federal lawsuit recently filed against a former Fullerton Police Department detective for actions starting in late 2012 through well into … Continue reading

Posted in Barry Levinson, Dan Hughes, Fullerton Police Department, Jan Flory, Jennifer Fitzgerald, Parks and Recreation | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Fullerton’s counterfeit COIN

By Sean Paden | The Costa Mesa Civic Openness in Negotiations (COIN) ordinance is a landmark ordinance designed to move labor negotiations for municipal employees out of the shadows and into the open. It provides for transparency by providing for … Continue reading

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Councilmember Fitzgerald’s response to my earlier article on COIN was basically a non-response

By Barry Levinson | I think it is both fitting and appropriate that I am penning this article on the Fourth of July, Independence Day. Fullerton Councilmember Jennifer Fitzgerald’s June 30th article on the UnionWatch website titled “Fullerton Councilmember Responds: … Continue reading

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Councilmember Fitzgerald to be replaced tonight as city’s MWD rep due to conflict of interest

By Tracy Wood, Voice of OC | The Fullerton City Council will select a replacement for Councilwoman Jennifer Fitzgerald to serve as a director of Southern California’s largest water agency because her new job with the Curt Pringle & Associates … Continue reading

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