iOS app Android app

Los Angeles Mayor 2013

Garcetti Takes It

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.22.2013 | Los Angeles

Eric Garcetti will be Los Angeles' next mayor. By 3 a.m. Wednesday, with 100 percent of the votes counted, Garcetti had received 54 percent of the ...

Keeping Score on City Hall to Improve Los Angeles' Economy and Jobs

Russell Goldsmith | Posted 07.17.2013 | Los Angeles
Russell Goldsmith

Whether you are building a rocket to Mars, an electric car, making a movie or just work and live in Southern California, everyone has a role to play in contributing to the ultimate success of the region.

The Most Important Neighborhood In LA?

Los Angeles Daily News | Dakota Smith | Posted 05.31.2013 | Los Angeles

Weeks after the primary election, a faded "Jan Perry for Mayor" sign still hangs outside Laura Hendrix's art gallery in Leimert Park Village in South ...

Was There Ever Any Doubt?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles & Anna Almendrala | Posted 03.06.2013 | Los Angeles

The LA 2013 mayoral primary Tuesday came down to a runoff between Councilman Eric Garcetti and City Controller Wendy Greuel. The polls closed at 8 ...

The Los Angeles That I Want to Live In

Emanuel Pleitez | Posted 04.21.2013 | Los Angeles
Emanuel Pleitez

Last year, I decided to run for Mayor of Los Angeles for two reasons. The first was to engage people in this city who've never been engaged politically before. The second was to propose bold new solutions to problems that have plagued this city for years.

Kathleen Miles

A Republican LA Mayor?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 02.06.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Kevin James, the only Republican candidate in LA's 2013 mayoral race, is positioning himself as the outsider candidate who will fix Cit...

Kathleen Miles

The Underdog Running For Mayor Of LA

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 02.01.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Emanuel Pleitez, the last candidate to join LA's 2013 mayoral race, is a newcomer to politics but a native of LA. Pleitez, only 30, ...

Kathleen Miles

Can Wendy Greuel Do It?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 01.28.2013 | Los Angeles

Perhaps Wendy Greuel's strongest advantage as she campaigns for mayor of Los Angeles is her current role as the official watchdog of City Hall. As cit...

Kathleen Miles

Hipster Mayor Set To Take Over Second-Largest City In U.S.

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 01.18.2013 | Los Angeles

The second-largest city in America looks poised to elect the ultimate hipster candidate as its next mayor. Eric Garcetti drives a Prius, lives in h...

Why Is The City Controller Dodging A Records Request?

Kevin James | Posted 09.08.2012 | Los Angeles
Kevin James

How can Controller Greuel claim to be the taxpayer's watchdog and carry on about transparency and accountability when she is unwilling to follow state law that requires her to respond to reporter Randy Economy's records request?

We Owe It to Ourselves to Ask Mayoral Hopefuls Tough Questions

Austin Beutner | Posted 08.06.2012 | Los Angeles
Austin Beutner

Los Angeles is a special place, blessed with diversity and many unique neighborhoods, which make one of the greatest cities in the world. But the city will only realize its potential if leaders face up to the challenges and make the right choices.