Proposals Aim To Reverse Low Voter Turnout In LAVoter turnout for local elections in L.A. has gotten so bad that officials are proposing having city and school board elections on the same day as presidential and statewide elections.
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry Comes To Riverside Looking Towards 2016 Race"It may come as a surprise to a few of you here that I've been thinking a little bit about running," Perry said to laughter.
Janice Hahn Announces Run For LA County SupervisorJust three years after successfully running for Congress, Democatric Rep. Janice Hahn Wednesday announced her candidacy for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
Incumbent Martinez, Challenger Montanez Square Off Again For District 6 Council SeatThe race for the District 6 seat on the Los Angeles City Council is getting increasingly hot, as incumbent Nury Martinez tries to hold onto the seat she won 18 months ago, but is coming under attack from the woman who lost that race, Cindy Montanez.
City Council Hopefuls Vow To Take Pay Cuts If ElectedWith Los Angeles voters just weeks away from heading to the polls, some City Council members are vowing to take a pay cut if elected.
Report: Firm Behind Digital Billboards Lawsuit To Support LA City Council CandidatesA Louisiana-based billboard company fighting digital advertising laws in Los Angeles has announced plans to use its billboards to support candidates in the upcoming city election, according to a report Wednesday.
2 LA County Democrats Lose State Assembly Seats After Final Vote TallyTwo Democratic incumbents from Los Angeles County were bounced from their state Assembly seats after the county issued its final vote tally Monday.
Prisoners Freed Quickly After Voters OK Prop 47A ballot measure passed by voters this week is already freeing California suspects from jail as their felony charges are reduced to misdemeanors, and people previously convicted of the charges receive reduced sentences as they appear in court.
Is California Ready To Follow Oregon, Alaska, D.C. And Legalize Marijuana?Voters in Oregon, Alaska and Washington, D.C., approved the legalization of marijuana at the polls Tuesday and now supporters say California could be next.
Ex-Murrieta Mayor Facing Felony DUI Re-Elected To City CouncilVoters have elected Alan Long - who resigned last month after being arrested on suspicion of felony DUI following a crash that injured four teenagers - to a City Council seat.
Garcetti: Nothing 'Negative' About GOP Election Victories Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti pledged Wednesday to work with lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle following last night's election results.
Democratic Incumbent Ruiz Leading Race For US House Seat In 36th DistrictRuiz was leading with 54 percent of votes over Nestande's 46 percent with 32 percent of precincts reporting.
Jerry Brown Elected To Historic 4th Term As California GovernorBrown, who did little campaigning on behalf of his re-election, concentrating instead on urging voters to pass Propositions 1 and 2.
Record Number Of Calif. Voters = Lower Turnout? It Could Happen Despite a record number of registered voters in California, some analysts are predicting total turnout for Tuesday's election could fall below 50 percent.
Interfaith Leaders, Calif. Police Chiefs At Odds Over Prop 47Southland faith and community held a rally Monday in support of Proposition 47, which would reduce some drug and property offenses from felonies to misdemeanors.