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  • Mayoral Election 2013

    Hello. I’m Times Political Writer Seema Mehta and here’s your L.A. City Election update. The nation’s eyes were fixed this weekend on the Oscar race unfolding in Hollywood. But with just days to go before the citywide March 5 election,...
  • David Roberts in Council District 9

    David Roberts in Council District 9
    The 9th Council District in South Los Angeles suffers from a toxic combination of entrenched poverty, blight, high unemployment and lagging job skills. With its current representative, Councilwoman Jan Perry, termed out and running for mayor, it is...
  • Two L.A. mayoral candidates unlikely backers of business tax cut

    Two L.A. mayoral candidates unlikely backers of business tax cut
    In the debate over who should be the next mayor of Los Angeles, who would you suppose argues for elimination of a business tax to kick-start economic growth? Not the one-time investment banker who dropped out of the race early and says killing the...
  • L.A. officials begin looking at backup plans for convention center

     
    The top budget official at L.A. City Hall said Friday that he will begin researching other strategies for upgrading the city's convention center in case plans for developing a downtown football stadium fall apart....
  • U.S. Army Corp's Sepulveda Basin plan on hold

     
    Bird watchers angered by the destruction of 43 acres of a wildlife preserve at Sepulveda Basin got a promise from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that it wouldn’t remove any more vegetation until at least mid-September....
  • Fifth-place primary finisher Pleitez hops aboard 'Team Garcetti'

     
    Emanuel Pleitez, the L.A. mayoral candidate who received only 4% of the primary vote despite an inspiring personal story, endorsed his former rival Eric Garcetti....
  • L.A. votes: Next mayor's big challenges, questions about union influence

     
    The nation’s eyes were fixed this weekend on the Oscar race unfolding in Hollywood. But with just days to go before the citywide March 5 election, local political contests were getting just as hot and heavy....
  • L.A. mayoral candidates back schools chief Deasy

     
    The five leading candidates for mayor said Wednesday that they favored keeping Los Angeles schools Supt. John Deasy on the job overseeing the nation's second-largest school system. Deasy’s policies — and his job security — have become...
  • Greuel backers launch anti-Perry radio ad in L.A. mayoral race

     
    An independent committee backing Wendy Greuel’s mayoral bid unveiled a radio ad attacking Jan Perry over her past financial problems, a possible signal that the controller's supporters feel they need to shore up her standing as Tuesday’s...
  • Democratic leaders blast Perry mailer implying Greuel is Republican

     
    L.A. mayoral candidate Jan Perry is attacking City Controller Wendy Greuel, a fellow Democrat, as a Republican who is “not on our side!” in a new flyer she is mailing to voters....
  • Campaigns tied to city unions spend $2.2 million on Greuel

     
    Campaigns tied to city unions spend $2.2 million on Greuel...