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Los Angeles mayoral candidate and City Controller Wendy Greuel speaks during debate hosted by Zocalo Public Square and KCRW with City Councilman Eric Garcetti on May 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Mayoral Runoff Vote Attracts Big-Name Hollywood Donors

Voters have less than two weeks to decide who to elect as the next mayor of L.A., but some of Hollywood’s heavyweights have already voted with their pocketbooks.

05/08/2013

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$5M In Outside Funds Helps Reelect LAUSD Board Members

Two incumbent members of the Los Angeles Unified school board were poised to retake their seats amid questions over campaign contributions from outside the city.

03/06/2013

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Unions Claim Prop 32 Would Rob Them Of Political Power

Labor union members claim Proposition 32, which would limit how unions raise money for California political campaigns, would rob them of their political power.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/19/2012

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Get The Facts On Proposition 32

Proposition 32 would limit certain funding to political campaigns.

CBS Los Angeles–10/19/2012

Pres. Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney (credit: Alex Wong/BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/Getty Images)

California Golden For Obama, Romney

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

08/31/2012

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Clock Ticks Toward Possible Southland Grocery Strike

A union representing workers at three major grocery chains in Southern California is distributing picket signs as the clock ticks toward the end of a 3-day notice period required before calling a strike.

09/18/2011

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Stores May Close Their Doors If Grocery Workers Strike

At least two Southern California supermarket chains are threatening to close some or all of their stores if union workers walk out this weekend.

09/17/2011

Stand Up To Cancer

Stars To Shine In ‘Stand Up 2 Cancer’ Telethon

George Clooney, Will Smith and Gwyneth Paltrow will join an impressive list of stars taking part in Friday’s “Stand Up to Cancer” telethon airing on CBS, Showtime and other broadcast and cable networks.

CBS Los Angeles–09/09/2010