A Democrat has won a special election for a vacant L.A.-area legislative seat, bolstering the party’s supermajority in the state Assembly.
For a number of areas around the country, including some local Southern California cities, Tuesday marked an election night.
A Southland lawmaker sought feedback from constituents Tuesday on proposed U.S. military intervention in the crisis in Syria.
Mayor Eric Garcetti pledged Tuesday to work closely with the City Council to tackle some of the city’s biggest issues.
The state Legislature on Saturday passed a major piece of the federal Affordable Care Act, opting to expand Medicaid to 1.4 million low-income Californians even as Republican lawmakers raised concerns about the program’s future costs.
Republican attorney and former mayoral candidate Kevin James announced Tuesday that he has decided to back Councilman Eric Garcetti’s campaign for mayor.
In a mayoral race with plenty of political heavyweights, one candidate has embraced his role as underdog and hopes that image will attract voters in Los Angeles.
Republican and Democratic community activists were getting out the vote Monday to make sure every last person turns out to the polls on Election Day.
Marriage and family therapist, Michael Uram visited the KCAL9 studios Tuesday to show viewers how to navigate conversations and relationships with our polar political opposites.
Proposition 34 calls for the end of the death penalty, meaning the harshest sentence in the state would be a life sentence without the possibility of parole.
Proposition 32 would limit certain funding to political campaigns.
Voters working in the San Fernando Valley adult entertainment industry overwhelmingly support a second term for President Barack Obama, according to a new poll.
California voters are being asked to starve unions of the tens of millions of dollars they use to finance campaigns and political organizing, as the nation’s largest state wades into the national debate over labor clout.
The first black mayor of Inglewood and former state Senator Edward Vincent died Friday. He was 78.
County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky announced Thursday he has decided not to run for the office of mayor of Los Angeles, saying he would give way to “a new generation” of political leaders when his term ends in 2014.