Tagged: Los Angeles

Elan Carr announces candidacy for LA County Board of Supervisors

(CNS) Posted Thursday, March 12 – 1:27 p.m. LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Gang prosecutor Elan Carr announced today his candidacy for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors’ Fifth District seat. Carr, an Iraq War veteran, last year ran an unsuccessful bid for the 33rd Congressional District seat vacated by Henry Waxman. During the 2016 […] 1:27 pm Read More

Antonovich Top Aide to Run for L.A. County Supervisor

IMG_0563 Kathryn Barger told The Tribune exclusively Tuesday that she definitely will enter the race to succeed 5th District Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich. Term limits will force Antonovich to leave office in 2016. Antonovich has endorsed Barger for the seat on the Board of Supervisors. 1:26 pm Read More

Voter turnout for South Los Angeles-based councilmember extremely low

(CNS) Posted Wednesday, March 4 – 6:11 p.m. LOS ANGELES  – City Councilman-elect Marqueece Harris-Dawson said today even he was stunned by the low turnout during Tuesday’s election, during which voters chose him to succeed termed-out Councilman Bernard Parks in the 8th District. While the preliminary turnout citywide was 8.6 percent — a number that’s […] 6:11 pm Read More