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Garcetti signs $9.2 billion ‘responsible spending plan’

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti signed the city’s $9.2 billion budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year May 25 while praising it as a responsible spending plan that also reflects the values of the community. The budget, bolstered by a series of voter-approved measures, features major increases for homelessness initiatives, traffic safety improvements and street Read More…

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Proposal would ban developer campaign contributions

LOS ANGELES — Four City Council members introduced a motion on campaign finance reform Jan. 10 that proposes banning developer contributions to city elected officials and candidates. The move comes about two months after the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office opened a review of campaign contributions alleged to be linked to developer Samuel Leung’s Read More…