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Harman’s Congressional Seat Looks Headed For Runoff

A Southern California congressional election to replace the seat vacated by Democratic Rep. Jane Harman appears headed for a runoff.

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Crowded Field May Trigger Runoff In Race To Replace Harman

Sixteen candidates from across the political spectrum will vie to take the seat in place of Harman, who resigned earlier this year.


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16 Candidates Face Off For California House Seat

Sixteen candidates are competing for a vacant U.S. House seat in a coastal California congressional district.


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LA Councilwoman Hahn Proposes Fan Ownership Of Dodgers

The “Give Fans A Chance” Act would allow fans to buy stock in the Dodgers, enabling them to own and operate the team.

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Early Returns Suggest Voters Favor Taxing Marijuana Dispensaries

Time to be blunt! The cash-strapped city of Los Angeles could soon have a new source of revenue, with early returns from Tuesday’s election indicating voters strongly favor taxing medical marijuana dispensaries.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/08/2011

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Feinstein Makes Endorsement For Harman’s Congressional Seat

Sen. Dianne Feinstein is endorsing a Los Angeles city councilwoman who is hoping to succeed Rep. Jane Harman in Congress.


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Janice Hahn Will Seek House Seat To Be Vacated By Harman

A Los Angeles city councilwoman says she’ll seek a U.S. House seat expected to be vacated by Democratic Rep. Jane Harman.



City Council To Back Oil Tax Despite Hahn Reversal

Fearing a costly legal battle, councilwoman Janice Hahn has done an about-face on her proposed oil tax, but it may be too late to sway her colleagues.


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Assemblyman Runs For Dead Woman’s State Senate Seat

Voters in the 28th District, which includes Long Beach and Marina del Rey, re-elected Jenny Oropeza last week, even though she died in October.


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LA May Consider Annexing Vernon

A small industrial city under investigation for paying its officials huge salaries could be taken over by the city of Los Angeles under a proposal being floated by a Los Angeles City Council member.


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Street Gangs Targeted In Wilmington Sweep, 40 Arrested

Wilmington may be a little safer this weekend in the wake of a massive law enforcement gang sweep.