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L.A. Now Live: Discuss crowded race to succeed Rep. Henry Waxman
L.A. Now Live: Discuss crowded race to succeed Rep. Henry Waxman

Join Times staff writer Jean Merl at 12:30 p.m. for an L.A. Now Live discussion on the race to succeed longtime Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D-Beverly Hills). Waxman's district is one of the state's most politically active and wealthy areas, and no fewer than 21 people have filed to appear on the June 3 primary ballot. With no limit on how many terms a representative can serve, an open House seat is relatively rare and likely to draw a crowd — just not usually this big. PHOTOS: Henry Waxman through the years The hopefuls include 11 Democrats — not surprising in a district with a vivid blue wash — four Republicans, one Libertarian, one Green Party member...

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