| May 15, 2013
| 1:00 PM
California Gov. Jerry Brown has weighed in on the bitter battle for the Los Angeles city attorney post in next week’s election.
In a recorded phone message to city voters, the governor says that City Atty. Carmen Trutanich’s attacks on...
| May 16, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Whoever is elected mayor Tuesday could garner fewer votes than any newly elected mayor since the 1930s, The Times concluded after analyzing voter turnout over the past century.
As many as 1.6 million of the 2 million Angelenos who are eligible to vote...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:31 PM
Any kind of political communication -- be it a mailer, a phone call, a billboard -- is required by law to identify who paid for it. But at least three signs supporting the reelection of Los Angeles City Atty. Carmen Trutanich have sprung up without the...
| May 17, 2013
| 2:19 PM
A Westside activist who has previously complained to authorities about former lawmaker Mike Feuer and his campaign for Los Angeles city attorney has filed additional documents with state and local government watchdog agencies accusing Feuer of more...
| May 22, 2013
| 12:27 AM
Times reporter Catherine Saillant will join L.A. Now Live at 9 a.m. to give the latest on the Los Angeles election results.
Results trickled in as voters decided on a mayor, city controller and city attorney. Seats were also up for grabs on the City...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Sunday's inaugural festivities at Los Angeles City Hall aren’t just about Mayor-elect Eric Garcetti, the veteran councilman who is replacing termed-out Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.
The event marks the most dramatic transformation of the city's...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Over the last 20 years, there has been a lot of change in the top two offices of Los Angeles government. Mayors and city attorneys have been Republicans and Democrats. They've been political insiders and outsiders, and they've been ethnically diverse....
| Mar 19, 2013
The L.A. County Federation of Labor has endorsed former lawmaker Mike Feuer for Los Angeles city attorney, the Feuer campaign announced....
| Mar 20, 2013
Labor support and pensions for city workers continue to be a key issue in the Los Angeles mayoral contest, as Wendy Greuel faces fresh questions about her backing from public-employee unions and her stance on a City Council vote last......
| Mar 21, 2013
A new stream of endorsements emerged in Los Angeles' mayoral race Wednesday as Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti sought an edge in the May 21 runoff. The backing has two overarching goals – blunting criticism the two Democrats are facing......
| Mar 21, 2013
Longtime Los Angeles County Supervisor and pioneering Latina elected official Gloria Molina has endorsed City Atty. Carmen Trutanich for reelection, the Trutanich campaign announced Thursday. Molina cited Trutanich’s “independence,”...