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Bernard Parks

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2 City Council Members At Odds Over 4th Of July Fireworks Show At Coliseum

Two Los Angeles City Council members are at odds over who should take over the annual Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/26/2014

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LA Councilman Bernard Parks To Appear On ‘Bold & The Beautiful’

Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard Parks will appear on CBS’s “The Bold and the Beautiful.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/24/2014

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Report Reveals Millions In Taxpayer Dollars Spent On Salaries For LAPD Union Officers

Taxpayers are paying a $750,000 bill every year for the officers, who work at the Los Angeles Police Protective League.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/04/2014

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CBS2 Investigates: Taxpayer-Funded Luxury Cars For LA City Councilmembers

With the city of Los Angeles facing a $200 million deficit, we found some city councilmembers purchasing fancy cars at the expense of taxpayers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2014

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City Council To Weigh Stance On Tougher Fracking Regulations

Members of the Los Angeles City Council are expected to consider a resolution calling for tougher regulations on local fracking activities when the Council returns from recess next week.

08/07/2013

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Bernard Parks Introduced Resolution Supporting Federal Probe Into Trayvon Martin’s Death

Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard C. Parks Tuesday introduced a resolution to fellow council members asking for their support of a federal investigation into the death of Trayvon Martin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/23/2013

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Leaders React To Rodney King’s Death

Los Angeles Councilmember Bernard C. Parks said Sunday he is saddened by the death of Rodney King.

06/17/2012

Students Ying Wu And Ming Qu, both 23-year-old electrical engineering students, were shot last April. (credit: Facebook, California DMV)

City Council Offers $75K Reward In Murder Of 2 USC Grad Students

The Los Angeles City Council announced a $75,000 reward Tuesday in the slaying of two USC graduate students last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2012

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City Council Redistricting Announcement Draws Ire From Council Members

Los Angeles City Council members expressed frustration Wednesday when a draft map was released of new district boundaries that will be in place for the next decade.

01/25/2012

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Janice Hahn Says Goodbye To City Council And Vice Versa

Congresswoman-elect Janice Hahn said goodbye to the City Council Friday and they did the same.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2011

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Parks: LAPD Immigration Checks Would Erode Community Trust

City Councilman Bernard Parks says local governments shouldn’t have to compensate for the U.S. government failing to “secure the borders”.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/06/2011

L.A. council member Bernard Parks

Parks: Budget Woes No Excuse For LADOT ‘Lap Dance’

Officials welcomed the new budget signed by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, but dismissed the notion that the budget crisis could be blamed for recent bad behavior by city employees.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/02/2011

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Bernard Parks Reelected To Third Term, Final Vote Tally Shows

Final vote tallies released Friday by the city clerk’s office say Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard Parks has been reelected to a third term over the Eighth District.

03/25/2011

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Bernard Parks Campaign Mailer Touts Endorsements From Dead People

A new campaign mailer from the L.A. Area Chamber of Commerce in support of L.A. Councilman Bernard Parks has many scratching their heads at the number of dead people lending their names for endorsement.

03/02/2011