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Hermosa Beach official joins 2016 race to succeed Rep. Janice Hahn
Hermosa Beach official joins 2016 race to succeed Rep. Janice Hahn

 A second Democrat has joined the race to succeed Rep. Janice Hahn (D-San Pedro), who will give up her House seat next year to run for Los Angeles County supervisor.  The new entrant into what is now a  two-person field is Hermosa Beach City Councilwoman Nanette Barragan.  Barragan, an attorney, was  elected to the City Council in 2013 in the midst of a nasty battle over a local oil-drilling proposal that voters ultimately defeated. She does not live in the district she seeks to represent--allowable in House races--but said in announcing her campaign Tuesday that she grew up in the district, the 44th.  Also running to succeed Hahn is state Sen. Isadore...

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