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Labor group forms to support Sheila Kuehl for L.A. County supervisor
Labor group forms to support Sheila Kuehl for L.A. County supervisor

Los Angeles County government's unionized workers jumped into the race to replace Zev Yaroslavsky on the Board of Supervisors, giving $362,500 to an outside group formed to support Sheila Kuehl. Five different unions gave to a newly formed committee with an unusually long name: "Local Experience We Trust for our Communities-A Coalition of Working Men and Women, Nurses, Teachers, Firefighters and Public Safety Officers for Sheila Kuehl for Supervisor 2014." All of the contributions came on Sept. 19, according to finance reports filed with the county's registrar-recorder. Creation of the so-called independent expenditure committee marks stepped-up...

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