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Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders Responds To Seattle Rally Interruption In LA Visit

2016 democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders’ LA rally drew a massive crowd to the Los Angeles Sports Arena on Monday night.

08/10/2015

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Eat24 Says It’ll Give Away Taco Every Time Donald Trump Says ‘Mexico’ During GOP Debate

A Los Angeles food delivery service says it plans to post a $5 coupon code every time Donald Trump says the word “Mexico” during Thursday night’s first Republican presidential debate.

08/06/2015

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Newsom Has $5.5 Million For 2018 California Governor’s Race

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom reports that he has already banked nearly $5.5 million for a possible run for governor that’s still more than three years away.

07/31/2015

Donald Trump Is Running For President

Family Of Murdered Football Standout Jamiel Shaw Meets With Controversial Trump

Donald Trump is no stranger to generating controversy on the campaign trail, but when he arrives Friday in Los Angeles, he’s expected to have the support of at least one Southland family.

07/10/2015

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Riverside County Launches Campaign Against ‘Disturbing Number’ Of Child Drownings

The campaign comes in response to what officials are calling a “disturbing number” of recent drownings and near-drownings countywide.

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Opponent Calls Senate Candidate Sanchez’s Gesture ‘Shocking’

U.S. Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez’s campaign was off to a rough start after a videotape surfaced showing her making a whooping cry in reference to Native Americans during an apparent joke.

05/17/2015

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Sanchez Announces Bid For Boxer’s US Senate Seat

It’s official: Garden Grove Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez will run for the seat set to be vacated by U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer.

05/14/2015

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College Friends Go On Kickstarter To Raise Money To Market A New Kind Of Undies

The company’s goal? “To bring a new light to an old product.”

05/01/2015

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Santa Monica Ferris Wheel, LAX Gateway Pylons Go Dark For Earth Hour

The Pacific Wheel’s 160,000 energy-efficient LED lights went out at 8:30 p.m. with the exception of rim safety lighting, recognizing the climate change campaign.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2015

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Lake Forest City Councilman Accused Of Stealing Campaign Signs

An Orange County city lawmaker faced possible jail time Wednesday for allegedly stealing campaign signs supporting a political opponent.

02/11/2015

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Waiting For Villaraigosa? Calif. Senate Race Likely To Hinge On Latino Voters

The race to replace Barbara Boxer in the U.S. Senate could come down to a former Los Angeles Mayor and California’s first female Attorney General.

01/26/2015

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Report: Firm Behind Digital Billboards Lawsuit To Support LA City Council Candidates

A Louisiana-based billboard company fighting digital advertising laws in Los Angeles has announced plans to use its billboards to support candidates in the upcoming city election, according to a report Wednesday.

01/21/2015

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Civil-Rights Activists Demand Probe Of Maxine Waters ‘Poverty Pimp’ Posters

Southland civil rights leaders Monday called for an investigation into what they described as a racially offensive campaign against local Congresswoman Maxine Waters.

11/03/2014

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As Midterm Elections Near, Brown Answers Questions About Re-Election Bid

With midterm elections just a week away, Gov. Jerry Brown was in Southern California Tuesday, addressing questions about his re-election bid.

10/28/2014

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Brown Opens Up Spending In Campaign’s Final Month

After months of stockpiling his campaign cash, Gov. Jerry Brown has begun spending big to boost the prospects of the water bond and rainy day fund measures on the November ballot, according to campaign finance reports filed Thursday.

10/23/2014

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