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Mayor Eric Garcetti

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Mayor Eric Garcetti Throws His Support Behind McDonnell In LA County Sheriff’s Race

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will join a long list of local and state officials in endorsing Long Beach police Chief Jim McDonnell for Los Angeles County sheriff.

09/09/2014

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SoCal Officials Talk Regional Traffic Solutions At Transportation Summit

Local and state officials – including Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti – met in Anaheim Friday to focus on ways to reduce traffic congestion and improve commuting options for Southland residents.

09/05/2014

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Mayor Garcetti, Businessman Eli Broad Defend Wage Plan: ‘This Is The Way Forward’

After Mayor Eric Garcetti announced his hopes of increasing LA’s minimum wage over the next three years, the plan was met with large amounts of both support and opposition.

09/02/2014

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Mayor Garcetti Calls For Minimum Wage Hike To $13.25 Per Hour

Mayor Eric Garcetti Monday is expected to announce his proposal to raise the minimum wage in Los Angeles to $13.25 by 2017.

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Sept. 5 Declared As ‘Stand Up To Cancer Day’ In Los Angeles

“Stand Up To Cancer Day” was declared an official day in September in the city of Los Angeles, officials announced Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/27/2014

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Business Leaders On Possible LA Minimum Wage Increase: ‘This Needs To Be Stopped Now’

Mayor Garcetti has reportedly told local business leaders that he wants to see the minimum wage increased over the next three years, and could make an official announcement by Labor Day.

08/26/2014

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City Council Members Believe Offering Cash Lottery Prize To Voters Is ‘Worth Looking At’

The president of the Los Angeles City Council wants to explore the idea of offering a large cash prize to lure voters to the voting booths.

08/20/2014

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Garcetti Pushes For More Tax Credits To Keep Movie Production In California

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti met with Governor Jerry Brown at the Capitol on Wednesday to push for more incentives to keep movie production in California.

08/13/2014

A look inside the old water main pipe that busted on Sunset Blvd by UCLA. (Photo credit: Margaret Carrero)

LA Mayor Heads For Sacramento In Push For Water Bond, Film Tax Credits

Mayor Eric Garcetti will be in Sacramento Wednesday ahead of vote by state lawmakers to overhaul an $11 billion water bond.

08/13/2014

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Foster The People Mural Will Be Painted Over Despite Mayor’s Intervention

A mural that spans 125 by 150 feet across the side of a historic building in Downtown L.A. will be painted over despite efforts by Mayor Eric Garcetti to intervene.

08/01/2014

In a speech Monday at City Hall, Mayor Eric Garcetti said police will no longer comply with a federal mandate to do  immigration holds without judicial review.(Photo credit: LA Mayor's Office/Twitter)

LAPD To No Longer Comply With Feds On Immigration Hold Requests

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) will no longer comply with federal immigration detainer requests issued without judicial review, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.

07/07/2014

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Garcetti Praises Plans For Construction Of LAX Light-Rail Station

Mayor Eric Garcetti Friday announced a new light rail station at Los Angeles International Airport that will eventually take travelers directly into the airport.

06/27/2014

Mayor Eric Garcetti's office posted this tweet echoing the mayor's speech at the Kings rally Monday.
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‘This Is A Big F—–g Day': LA Mayor Garcetti Drops Expletive At Kings Rally

Mayor Eric Garcetti said a bad word Monday.

06/16/2014

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Garcetti Wants George Lucas To Build Planned Art Museum In LA

Mayor Eric Garcetti is trying to convince “Star Wars” creator George Lucas to build his new art museum in Los Angeles.

06/11/2014

LA Pride Festival Parade on June 14, 2009 in West Hollywood, California. (credit: Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

400,000 Expected To Attend Pride Parade In WeHo Sunday

Singer Demi Lovato is the parade’s grand marshal.

06/07/2014

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