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Eric Garcetti vs. Wendy Greuel. (credit: CBS)

Greuel, Garcetti In Statistical Dead Heat Ahead Of Runoff Vote

The race for the next Mayor of Los Angeles is heating up less than two weeks before voters head to the polls.

05/10/2013

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Voters Defeat Sales Tax Increase Measure Benefiting Public Safety

A proposed half-cent sales tax increase was shot down by Los Angeles voters Tuesday, according to the City Clerk’s office.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/06/2013

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LA City Council Votes To Put Sales Tax Hike To Voters

The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday tentatively voted to place a proposed sales tax increase before voters next year.

11/13/2012

Los Angeles Unified School District (credit: CBS)

Prop. 30 Likely To Eliminate LAUSD Furlough Days

A possible funding cut of $255 million to the Los Angeles Unified school district is no longer on the table after voters passed Proposition 30.

11/13/2012

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LAPD Chief Warns Layoffs Likely If Voters Reject Sales Tax Hike

A proposed vote next year on a half-cent sales tax increase could affect more than just the city’s finances, according to a dire warning from the head of the Los Angeles Police Department.

11/09/2012

Gov. Jerry Brown visits Ramona Elementary School in Hawthorne. (credit: CBS)

Prop. 30, Gov. Brown’s Sales And Income Tax Increase For Education, Passes

Proposition 30, Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax hike initiative to fund education, was passed Tuesday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2012

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Californians Reject Prop 38, Prop 30 Trails In Early Returns

Voters rejected Proposition 38 Tuesday night, which would have increased taxes to fund education.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2012

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein Wins Fourth Term By Wide Margin

California voters decisively endorsed long-serving U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Tuesday, sending the powerful Democrat back to the nation’s capital for a fourth term.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2012

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Fewer Southland Voters Expected To Cast Ballots On Election Day

Voters across Southern California began heading to the polls early on Tuesday ahead of what was expected to be a smaller turnout than previous years.

11/06/2012

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Many Businesses Offer Voters Election Day Freebies, But Are They Legal?

If you’ve already cast your ballot, hang on to your “I Voted” sticker, which could get you a free meal, as well as other discounts.

CBS Los Angeles–11/06/2012

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Hancock Park Voters Upset After Abrupt Change To Polling Place Location

A last-minute change to one polling place location in Hancock Park left voters confused – and angry – on Election Day.

11/06/2012

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Yellow Cab Co. Providing Free Rides To Voting Locations

Yellow Cab Co. and its sister fleets will be offering free rides to polling locations Tuesday, the company said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2012

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Community Activists Get Out The Vote Before Election Day

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/05/2012

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Early Voting, Mail-In Ballots May Shorten Election Day Polling Lines

Los Angeles residents may not have to wait in long lines at polling places Tuesday, thanks to early voting and mail-in ballots.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/05/2012

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KNX Campaign 2012: Prop. 30 Vs. Prop. 38

Governor Brown is pushing hard for the passage of Proposition 30 to help shrink the giant state budget hole, but as Charles Feldman reports, another measure – Prop. 38 – could end up confusing voters.

10/30/2012

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