Some Predictions for 2008
The City of La Canada-Flintridge will find that Los Angeles County is holding a $255,088 check for them.
Former California GOP Chairman Shawn Steel will fall flat on his face in his election bid for the Republican National Committee.
For the third election cycle in a row, LA County GOP Chairman Linda Boyd will fail to keep her promise to field a Republican candidate in every Legislative and Congressional district in Los Angeles County.
Alan Rothenberg will get his wish fulfilled of being appointed to the Coliseum Commission.
Bernard Parks will be elected to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. Parks' strong opposition to LAX expansion will be a key component to his victory.
Businesswoman Noel Irwin Hentschel will run for Mayor of Los Angeles in 2009.
Due to the state budget crisis, the California High Speed Rail Bond Act will be deferred from the ballot for the third consecutive election cycle.
Voters will overwhelmingly reject the universal health care plan.
Opposition to Indian gaming Propositions 94, 95, 96 and 97 will come from an unlikely source- Indians who have been disenrolled from gaming tribes. Opposition funding will come from out-of-state casinos.