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Opinion: Billions Are Being Spent On This Election, But Will It Change Anything?

For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.


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Opinion: Mess In Texas

In Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.


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Residents Call For City Council ‘Dictators’ To End Koreatown Redistricting Efforts

Community members packed City Hall on Wednesday to demand city leaders reconsider a new redistricting proposal.

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Analyst: Redrawn Political Map Drove 30-Year San Dimas Congressman To Retire

A Southland lawmaker who has served in Congress for over three decades announced his retirement on Wednesday.

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New Voting Maps = Higher Taxes For California? Why Redistricting Matters

A newly-redrawn map of state Senate districts could have a noticeable impact on your checkbook.

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City Council Redistricting Announcement Draws Ire From Council Members

Los Angeles City Council members expressed frustration Wednesday when a draft map was released of new district boundaries that will be in place for the next decade.


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Perry Quits Leadership Post In LA City Council Over ‘Disbelief’, ‘Disgust’

Councilwoman Jan Perry stepped down from her leadership role amid what she said was a flurry of backroom politics and behind-the-scenes maneuvering.

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Debate Heats Up Over Proposed Redistricting Plan

A political power struggle is building the heart of Los Angeles with Latino activists pushing county supervisors to approve another Latino district. But not everyone is behind the idea.


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GOP Threatens Lawsuit, Ballot Fight Over New Calif. Redistricting Maps

The California Citizens Redistricting Commission voted on final draft versions of the district maps for Congress, the state legislature and the state Board of Equalization.

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Policy Panel: Redistricting Effort May Hurt Minority Vote

A panel of of public policy experts is urging California residents of color to make sure their political voice is heard ahead of a statewide redistricting campaign.


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Arnold Rallies Against Prop. 27 At LA City Hall

Prop. 27, which would eliminate the state panel responsible for redistricting, has found perhaps its most prominent opponent yet in Gov. Schwarzenegger.