Campaign contributions for Huizar and Molina

Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has raised far more than his main opponent, former County Supervisor Gloria Molina, in his bid for reelection. Here are the top contributors, including two independent campaign groups, through Friday:



L.A. Jobs PAC/Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce $85,971

L.A. County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO $73,001

United Firefighters of Los Angeles City Local 112 $40,700

Steve S. Lee, president of Stelee Industries $38,200

Lamar Advertising of Los Angeles* $28,600

AFSCME (various locals)** $21,212

Atlas Capital Group* $17,800

Naty Saidoff $12,500

Eli Broad $10,700


Employees, Los Angeles County government $12,400

Employees, Glaser Weil law firm $5,485

Employees, Spears Manufacturing $2,800

Employees, Alma Family Services $1,438


*Includes both the company and its employees
**Various locals of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees

Source: Los Angeles City Ethics Commission
Credit: Times researcher Maloy Moore