| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:56 PM
Los Angeles County leaders voted Tuesday to fully implement Laura's Law, a state statute that gives counties the option to pursue court-ordered outpatient treatment for people with serious mental illness.
Praised by advocates who say it offers a new...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 11:44 AM
U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Vista) released a recording on Wednesday that his office said supported allegations of improper fundraising activity by Los Angeles County Supervisor-elect Hilda Solis' when she served as U.S. Secretary of Labor.
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Assemblyman John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) has decided not to challenge Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar in the March election, his political strategist said Monday.
Campaign consultant Douglas Herman said Pérez, who spent nearly four years as...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 10:56 PM
Sheila Kuehl and Bobby Shriver came out swinging and sought to draw policy contrasts Tuesday night in the first major debate of the November runoff campaign to fill a Westside-San Fernando Valley seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors....
| Sep 8, 2014
| 1:29 PM
The Los Angeles City Council has already become the landing pad of choice for termed-out legislators from Sacramento. Is it now going to become the next job for termed-out county supervisors too?
Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina told reporter...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina said Friday that she plans to challenge City Councilman Jose Huizar in next year's election, dramatically rearranging a contest that looked like an easy one for the incumbent.
With less than three months...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 4:35 PM
As the final push begins to fill a key seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, union leaders, elected officials and political analysts are anticipating a realignment of power that could strengthen the hand of organized labor in decisions...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors approved a far-reaching land use plan for the Santa Monica Mountains Tuesday, over the objections of a group of vineyard owners but with support from a broad coalition of environmentalists, equestrians and homeowners....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:03 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors approved a far-reaching land use plan for the Santa Monica Mountains on Tuesday over the objections of a group of vineyard owners but with support from a broad coalition of environmentalists, equestrians and homeowners....
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Ruben Salazar's journalism exposing injustices that faced Mexican Americans in Los Angeles were an inspiration in the 1960s to Chicano activists and organizers such as Rosalio Munoz.
On Friday, Munoz, who helped organize the historic 1970 National...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas called for the county to take a greater oversight role over the Sheriff’s Department in the wake of Monday’s indictment of 18 former and current deputies on charges of abusing inmates and jail...