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OC Register Columnist: “Keep Angels’ Halo Glowing In Anaheim”

AM790 conservative talk radio host and OC Register opinion columnist penned a column for the editorial pages today calling on the Anaheim City Council to approve a deal with the Angels along the lines of the negotiation framework approved last September. Here’s an excerpt from his column: Fast forward to today, the stadium is 18 years older and is estimated ...

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Conflict Claims About CSL Report Are A Lot Of Hooey

I’ve been out of town and returned to read this article in the Voice of OC: “Conflict Questions Cloud Report on Angels’ Impact.” The “conflict questions” pertain to the fact that Conventions, Sports & Leisure, the consulting firm that prepared a report for the city on the positive economic benefits of having the Angels in Anaheim, is a wholly-owned subsidiary ...

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Expert: It Would Be Expensive, But Angels Can Relocate

The OC Register reports on the presentation made to the Anaheim City Council last night by sports consultant Daniel Barrett of Barrett Sports Group. Some excerpts: A consultant on Tuesday told the City Council that it could cost $600 million to $700 million to relocate the Angels baseball team to another city within Southern California, likely financed with help from ...

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Serious Flaws In Doti-Adibi Analysis of Angels Negotiations

The Orange County Register published an interesting opinion article on Sunday by Chapman University President James Doti and economist Esmael Adibi, a “running the numbers” economic impact analysis based on the Angels-Anaheim negotiation framework. It won’t be surprising if some of the usual suspects who assail the Angels negotiations during public comments try to use the Doti/Adibi article as ammunition ...

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Second Angels Negotiations Public Forum Tonight at 6:00 p.m.

The second of the city’s community forums on the Angels negotiations is tonight from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella Avenue. It will be in the arena, just as before. Parking is free. And here is a link to the Power Point presentation given at the January 16 forum by Tom Morton, the ...

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First Community Workshops On Angels Negotiations On January 7

This came over the transom from the City of Anaheim: CITY OF ANAHEIM TO HOST PUBLIC MEETINGS ON ANGELS BASEBALL NEGOTIATIONS ANAHEIM, CA – (January 7, 2014)  The City of Anaheim invites the public to attend community-wide workshops addressing the ongoing Angels Baseball negotiations.  The meetings will be held on January 14 and 30 starting at 6 p.m. at the ...

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Conservative Talk Radio Host Says Angels Deal Framework Good for Anaheim

Anaheim Insider here. Conservative talk radio host John Phillips was on his AM790 colleague Doug Mcintyre’s this morning discussing the Angels negotiations framework (Mayor Tait and his backers have misled the public the impression this is the deal, and not negotiation starting points): [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lNo_C3O6P5c&w=420&h=315] John Phillips is a conservative, small government, free-market guy, and he can’t exactly be tagged as ...

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