City Administrative Officer Miguel Santana

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LA Budget Chief Claims City Can’t Afford To Pay Raises

The top budget official for Los Angeles says the city cannot afford to pay raises due to roughly 20,000 employees.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/07/2012

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Report Sparks Debate Over Who’s To Blame For Millions In Occupy LA Costs

The taxpayers’ tab for Occupy L.A. has reached an estimated $2.3 million, and officials say there’s more to come. The new figures have sparked a debate at City Hall about who’s to blame for the costs, and whether it was really necessary to spend all that money.