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Senator Moorlach Cautions Majority Party on the Costs of the Holder Hire
January 4, 2017
Senator John Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa) provided the following statement today regarding the legislative Democrats' decision to hire former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder as their next line of defense against the incoming Trump Administration. “If the majority party continues to poke President-...
Pensions: Employee's rights vs. Taxpayers
December 14, 2016
Senator Moorlach joins Studio SoCaL to interview Rick Reiff and Elizabeth Espinosa to discuss Pensions: Employee's rights vs. Taxpayers.
California's Unfunded Pension Liabilities: Why We Should All Pay Attention
December 13, 2016
Charter Local Edition’s Leslie Leyton interviews Senator John Moorlach about the possibility of how unfunded pension liabilities could become our next fiscal calamity.
Prop 47 & 57 Event: What is the future of crime in California?
December 13, 2016
State must tackle its debts
December 3, 2016
The Legislative Analyst’s Office recently announced that it is forecasting a $2.8 billion budget surplus for the state of California next year. As the SNL Church Lady would say, “Isn’t that special?”
Expanding county supervisor boards: What exactly are we trying to solve?
November 20, 2016
There’s a basic truth worth remembering whenever someone proposes new legislation: What problem is it attempting to solve? This political guidepost came to mind in the last session when reviewing State Constitutional Amendment 8, which would have forced several counties in California to increase the number of seats on their boards of supervisors.
Senator Moorlach to Host 2016 Veterans Day Ceremony
November 7, 2016
WHO: Senator John Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa) and Dan Worthington, retired Corporal in the U.S. Army from 1957-1959, who served as a draftee in the Cold War era. WHAT: This Veterans Day Ceremony will acknowledge the importance of sites along the Pacific Coast, which served to defend California and the...
ICYMI: Unfunded Public Pension Liabilities Near $5.6 Trillion
October 18, 2016
"The metrics are in and others are beginning to recognize how deep the pension liability hole is for not only California, but the entire nation. It's time for the public employees and Legislature to work together to develop a long-term solution for these public pensions that are currently...
Senator John Moorlach on Thisday in Laguna Woods
October 17, 2016
Last week I had the pleasure of joining Laguna Woods, California "Thisday" for an interview to discuss my efforts to reform our state's severely flawed transportation department & a pivotal victory for mental health care services.
ICYMI: Illinois Is California's Ghost Of Christmas Yet To Come
October 11, 2016
"If you want to know the fate that awaits California, just watch the state of Illinois. It's a slow-moving fiscal train wreck and California is on the same track. The catalyst? Underfunded pensions. I drove through Illinois, from top to bottom, last October to see it for myself. "California's...
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