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Zev Yaroslavsky

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  • Democrats sign up thousands of new voters, but will they cast ballots?

    Democrats sign up thousands of new voters, but will they cast ballots?
    Democrats in California have signed up tens of thousands of new voters in recent months, but a big question in Tuesday's election is whether enough of them will cast ballots to stave off erosion of the party's dominance in the state. The new voters,...
  • Sheila Kuehl takes slim lead over Bobby Shriver in supervisor race

    Sheila Kuehl takes slim lead over Bobby Shriver in supervisor race
    Former state lawmaker Sheila Kuehl, whose election drive was buoyed by significant backing from public employee unions, took a slim lead Tuesday over former Santa Monica City Council member Bobby Shriver in a pivotal race for an open seat on the Los...
  • Election day: California polls open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

    Election day: California polls open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Polling stations across California open at 7 a.m. Tuesday for voting in statewide and local races. Voters in Los Angeles County will decide who replaces longtime Westside Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky and determine the next sheriff and assessor. Former...
  • Thousands of ballots remain uncounted in tight L.A. County races

    Thousands of ballots remain uncounted in tight L.A. County races
    As the sun rose Wednesday on a late night of election-returns watching, thousands of ballots were still left to be counted in Los Angeles County, which could tilt some closely fought races. As of Wednesday morning, all votes cast at Los Angeles County...
  • First returns in L.A. County races show Kuehl, Prang, Prop P leading

    First returns in L.A. County races show Kuehl, Prang, Prop P leading
    Early mail-in ballots have given Sheila Kuehl a slight lead Tuesday evening in her race against Bobby Shriver for the 3rd District seat being vacated by Zev Yaroslavsky on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. The 73-year-old former state...
  • Defeat of the parks tax: The problem with P

    Defeat of the parks tax: The problem with P
    A majority of Los Angeles County voters who weighed in Tuesday on the parcel-tax-for-parks measure known as Proposition P voted for it, but that wasn’t good enough. As a local tax, P needed a two-thirds vote to pass, and with only about 62%, it fell...
  • Bobby Shriver Concedes As Sheila Kuehl Wins L.A. Supervisor Seat

    Sheila Kuehl, a former California state senator and assemblywoman who was a teen actress on TV's "Dobie Gillis," defeated former Santa Monica mayor Bobby Shriver in a hotly contested race for Los Angeles County Supervisor. Shriver, brother of Maria...
  • Kuehl appears to beat Shriver for Board of Supervisors seat

    Kuehl appears to beat Shriver for Board of Supervisors seat
    Propelled by strong backing from labor, former state lawmaker Sheila Kuehl appeared Wednesday to have won a pivotal race for an open seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, defeating former Santa Monica City Council member Bobby Shriver....
  • Kuehl's victory no guarantee of pro-labor bloc on Board of Supervisors

    Kuehl's victory no guarantee of pro-labor bloc on Board of Supervisors
    The election of former state lawmaker Sheila Kuehl to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday cheered union activists and worried fiscal conservatives. Both sides view her victory as a watershed that could create a pro-labor majority likely...
  • In 1978, Mina Yaroslavsky joined the L.A. City Council

     
    Mina, 10 months, sits on lap of her father, Los Angeles City Councilman Zev Yaroslavsky, during long meeting at City Hall....
  • County leaders praise Jerry Perenchio for $500-million LACMA gift

    County leaders praise Jerry Perenchio for $500-million LACMA gift
    Bel-Air billionaire Jerry Perenchio made a rare appearance at a news conference Thursday morning, when Los Angeles County Museum of Art leaders and county officials praised the 83-year-old retired entertainment mogul for donating his art collection to the...