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Want exciting mayoral news? Don't look to Los Angeles
Want exciting mayoral news? Don't look to Los Angeles

Wait a second: Didn’t we just elect a new L.A. mayor? Anyone seen or heard from him? Anyone? OK, yes, I know that Eric Garcetti is now mayor of Los Angeles. Replaced that Villaraigosa guy. Took office July 1; spent his first day “sitting down with business leaders and holding afternoon office hours for Angelenos to speak their minds, part of his promise to embrace a ‘listen, then lead’ style of governance at City Hall,” The Times reported. Since then, though, he mostly seems to have spent his time spending our money hiring people -- primarily people who helped get him elected, such as ex-mayoral rivals Jan Perry and Kevin James. And picking a fight with...

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