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Antonio Villaraigosa

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  • Villaraigosa decision hot topic at Latino Caucus retreat in Napa

    Villaraigosa decision hot topic at Latino Caucus retreat in Napa
    Antonio Villaraigosa’s decision not to run for the U.S. Senate next year has already become a hot topic of discussion at a Wine Country policy retreat by the California Legislative Latino Caucus. The former mayor of Los Angeles is scheduled to...
  • Former Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa opts out of Senate bid

    Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has decided against running for the U.S. Senate in 2016, leaving state Attorney General Kamala Harris, the only announced candidate so far, as the heavy favorite to succeed the retiring Barbara Boxer....
  • Villaraigosa's decision gives Harris edge in US Senate race

    Attorney General Kamala Harris' carefully orchestrated effort to create an air of inevitability about her run for the U.S. Senate received another boost when a second potential high-profile opponent announced he won't attempt a challenge. Former Los...
  • Tom Del Beccaro forms Senate exploratory committee

    Tom Del Beccaro forms Senate exploratory committee
    Former California Republican Party chairman Tom Del Beccaro has formed a fundraising committee to explore a run for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Barbara Boxer. “Our country -- and our state -- is in serious need of new leadership,”...
  • Former L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa won't run for U.S. Senate

    Former L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa won't run for U.S. Senate
    Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced Tuesday that he would not enter the race for Barbara Boxer’s seat in the U.S. Senate, leaving state Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris as the only major candidate. "I am humbled by the encouragement I'...
  • Antonio Villaraigosa's exit leaves Senate race wide open

    Antonio Villaraigosa's exit leaves Senate race wide open
    Antonio Villaraigosa’s decision to bypass the contest for Barbara Boxer’s seat in the U.S. Senate leaves an opening for an array of lesser known Democrats to run against state Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris, the only major candidate in the race so...
  • California taxpayers billed $40,000 for events

    Organizers of last fall's swearing-in celebration for Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon said no taxpayer money was used to put on the event at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, but a review by The Associated Press found taxpayers...
  • Art Laboe, iconic disc jockey, silenced on L.A. airwaves

    Art Laboe, iconic disc jockey, silenced on L.A. airwaves
    His deep, soothing voice had filled Los Angeles’ airwaves for more than 60 years. So it came as a shock to fans across Los Angeles this week that their beloved disc jockey, Art Laboe, was off the radio. His broadcast, The Art Laboe Connection,...
  • Kamala Harris' Senate bid endorsed by ex-state party chief Art Torres

    Kamala Harris' Senate bid endorsed by ex-state party chief Art Torres
    Former state lawmaker and state Democratic Party chairman Art Torres endorsed Kamala Harris’ bid for the U.S. Senate on Tuesday. Torres is the latest Democrat to back Harris before other Democrats, notably former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio...
  • The Times endorses Sheila Irani in L.A. Council District 4

    The Times endorses Sheila Irani in L.A. Council District 4
    Los Angeles City Council District 4 sprawls from Sherman Oaks to the Hollywood Hills, Griffith Park, Los Feliz and parts of Silver Lake. It includes the Miracle Mile and the historic neighborhoods of Hancock Park and Windsor Square, the Hollywood sign,...
  • A two-decade NFL-Los Angeles timeline

    A two-decade NFL-Los Angeles timeline
    The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders are partnering to build a 68,000-seat stadium in Carson, the latest twist in 20 years of maneuvers to return the NFL to the Los Angeles area. The news came six weeks after St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke...