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City Council Bars Iran-Linked Companies From Bidding On LA Contracts

City Council members Friday gave approval to a measure that prohibits companies that do business in Iran’s energy industry from bidding on city contracts.


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Huntington Park Residents Attempt To Recall Mayor, City Council

Huntington Park residents joined together Monday night to serve recall papers to the mayor and the entire City Council because of alleged corruption.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/15/2012

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Audit: LA Wasted $1M On City-Issued Cell Phones

City Controller Wendy Greuel says a new audit shows the city of Los Angeles wasted an estimated $1 million on cell phone costs for public employees.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/11/2011


Minority Firms Rail Against High-Speed Discrimination

Business owners in the Southland and throughout the state have filed a federal discriminatation complaint calling for the U.S. government to withhold over $3 billion in funding.


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Mayor Vows To Aid Small, Minority-Owned Businesses

The push comes on the heels of a report from the African American Chamber of Commerce that said the city must ensure “equal opportunity” in order to help fuel a faster economic recovery.