March 21 | LA Times
Black people living in Los Angeles County have been more likely than the rest of the population to remain unemployed or to drop out of the workforce altogether in the wake of the 2007-09 recession, according to a new report conducted by UCLA.
March 21 | Capital & Main
Last Friday a spirited crowd of 200-plus Angelenos gathered in the first-floor auditorium of downtown Los Angeles’ Ronald Reagan State Building for an informational hearing sponsored by the California State Assembly Committee on Housing and Community Development.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.