LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Final vote tallies released Friday by the city clerk’s office say Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard Parks has been reelected to a third term over the Eighth District.

According to the city clerk, Parks received9,482 votes, or 51.21 percent of the votes from the March 8 election.

Forescee Hogan-Rowles, the next closest vote-getter, got 8,058 votes, or 43.52 percent of the vote.

Jabari Jumaane received 975 votes, or 5.27 percent.

Parks had declared victory on election night, after receiving 50.89 percent of the votes, but Hogan-Rowles did not concede. The final tally includes provisional and vote-by-mail ballots.

(©2011 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)

Comments (2)
  1. Lou says:

    So happy Bernie will be raking in his LAPD pension of $268k per year plus $179K per year plus COLA and perks, refuses to take a CC paycut to save orhers from losing their jobs.should be on American Greed.

  2. Leslie Andrew says:

    He won by the hairs on his chinny, chin, chin!

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Watch & Listen LIVE