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KNX Campaign 2012: Early Voting

More U.S. voters actually vote before Election Day, raising questions about what it really means. Charles Feldman reports.



Get The Facts On Proposition 32

Proposition 32 would limit certain funding to political campaigns.

CBS Los Angeles–10/19/2012

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Writer Peter Berg Accuses Romney Of Plagiarism

The creator of TV’s “Friday Night Lights” is accusing Mitt Romney of plagiarizing a phrase from the show to use as a campaign slogan.


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LA Mayor Candidates Join For Spirited Debate

Four major candidates for the mayor of Los Angeles gathered in Hollywood Wednesday for the first debate of the campaign season.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2012

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LA County High School Senior Chosen For Electoral College

A 18-year-old Los Angeles County high school senior has been selected as a member of the nation’s Electoral College.


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California Golden For Obama, Romney

A new gold rush is underway in the state of California.


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‘Let’s Move CA’ Aims To Combat Childhood Obesity

Local leaders are launching a new campaign called Let’s Move California! to help combat childhood obesity in the state.


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Ariz. Sheriff Investigating Obama Birth Certificate Makes SoCal Campaign Stop

The self-described “toughest sheriff” in America was in the Southland on Friday to support a San Bernardino congressional candidate.

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America’s First Travel Campaign Unveiled In Los Angeles

A $12.3 million marketing campaign designed to lure tourists to the United States was unveiled at the Los Angeles Convention Center Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/23/2012

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Laptops, iPads Belonging To Mitt Romney Staffers Stolen

Laptops and iPads containing sensitive information about Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney’s campaign were stolen from an SUV in San Diego last week.


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Gingrich’s Campaign Bus Gets Flat Tire In West Hollywood

GOP candidate Newt Gingrich’s campaign bus made an unexpected stop Wednesday night when it got a flat tire on Sunset Boulevard.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/16/2012

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LA City Attorney Carmen Trutanich Announces Bid For District Attorney

After months of speculation, City Attorney Carmen Trutanich confirmed Thursday that he will run for district attorney of Los Angeles County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/09/2012

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LA Black Atheist Group Calls For ‘Day Of Solidarity’ In February

In a month when iconic spiritual leaders in the African-American community are honored, one group wants the world to know that church leaders don’t speak for everyone.

CBS Los Angeles–02/06/2012

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SoCal Jewish Leaders Call For GOP Upstart Ron Paul To Clarify Views On Israel

Rabbis with the Simon Weisenthal Center want the veteran Texas lawmaker to clarify his position on Israel ahead of a potential upset in Iowa.


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‘Occupied’ City Council: Corporations Are Not People, Money Not A Form Of Speech

The council’s 11-0 vote drew a standing ovation from a packed chamber of Occupy L.A. members and other activists.