Mike Gatto
Voting irregularities roil Democratic Party in L.A. area

As the California Democratic Party prepares for its convention next month in Orange County, a squabble about delegates from the La Cañada, Burbank and Glendale areas has pulled back the curtain on local allegiances and power struggles. The issue began during an election for delegates from the 43rd Assembly District in January on the Glendale Community College campus. Friends and associates of the losing slate of candidates — strong allies of Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) — complained of numerous voting problems, including ineligible voters being allowed to vote and people voting multiple times. Though state Democratic officials rejected claims of outright...