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March 20 | LA Daily News

Voters will have to decide in May who will represent them in two Los Angeles City Council districts, according to the final tally released Monday.

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March 14 | CBS Los Angeles

Measure H, a proposed quarter-cent Los Angeles County sales tax to fund anti-homelessness programs, maintained the two-thirds majority needed for approval in an updated ballot tally released Tuesday.

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March 14 | LA Times

Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo’s main challenger, bike activist Joe Bray-Ali, was at 38.1% in the county registrar-recorder's most recent update on Tuesday. Some uncounted ballots remain.

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March 10 | LA Times

The slow-growth measure was defeated Tuesday by a 2-1 margin, according to preliminary results. It passed in only a handful of precincts. Even neighborhoods like Hollywood and Silver Lake, where the campaign was most visible, rejected the bid to restrict new development.

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March 8 | LA Times

Politics stood front and center as many participants came to protest President Trump’s positions on abortion, transgender rights and healthcare.

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March 8 | Slate

Measure S, the deceptive Los Angeles ballot initiative that purported to lower rents by stopping housing construction, was soundly defeated on Tuesday by L.A. city voters, 69 percent of whom voted against the initiative.

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March 8 | LA Times

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti won reelection Tuesday in what appeared to be one of the biggest landslides in the city’s history, crushing 10 little-known rivals and strengthening his standing for a potential run for higher office.

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AFSCME DC 36

Endorsements are recommended to Council 36’s Executive Board by rank-and-file members and Local Union leaders participating in candidate forums, such as at Council 36 headquarters on Jan. 17 and 24.

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Feb. 28 | Los Angeles Daily News

The dispatcher’s voice had crackled through police radios across Los Angeles: “Shots fired … AK-47 … there’s an officer down.”

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Feb. 28 | 9-1-1 Magazine

February 28, 1997, was a day of mayhem and miracles in North Hollywood.

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