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The race for Los Angeles City Attorney is heating up! Accusations of illegal contributions and countless lies surround two of the 3 candidates. Here is some information on the men running to be the next Los Angeles City Attorney. Greg Smith Greg Smith is an attorney in private practice who has tried for years to make […]

Four-Year Budget Outlook and Update to the Three-Year Plan to Fiscal Sustainability

Miguel Santana the City Administrative Officer has released an Update to the Three-Year Plan to Fiscal Sustainability.  In this comprehensive report he highlights the challenges faced by the City of Los Angeles, future outlooks, recommendations, and does a brilliant job of painting the economic sustainability of the City of Los Angeles in the grimmest light possible. One would think bankruptcy is inevitable. […]

Letter from the President: Layoffs Don’t Make Sense for LA June 1, 2010 By Bob Schoonover SEIU 721 President In January we were facing a $600 million shortfall as projected by the CAO. Here in late May the ever-changing number seems to be about $100 million. The City’s adopted a budget with a bunch of […]