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Richard Riordan

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  • Former Republican spends $1 million on congressional race

     
    Manhattan Beach businessman and developer has spent around $1 million of his own money on his race for a coastal Los Angeles County congressional district. The incumbent is Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Beverly Hills)....
  • L.A. mayor candidates Greuel, Garcetti trade barbs at labor meeting

     
    The first hint of a lively L.A. mayoral race surfaced at a forum staged recently by the Service Employees International Union, which represents 10,000 city employees....
  • Riordan endorses Greuel, joins campaign as an advisor

     
    Former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan on Wednesday endorsed Wendy Greuel and joined her mayoral campaign as a senior advisor on economic issues. Riordan, a Republican who has called for a major overhaul of the city’s pension system and who......
  • Garcetti picks up supporters in key demographics

     
    Los Angeles mayoral candidate Eric Garcetti picked up support from a prominent Republican leader and an influential African American Democratic club on Wednesday. The endorsements from Playa Vista developer Steve Soboroff and the New Frontier Democratic...
  • L.A. Votes: Endorsements flow as Greuel and Garcetti seek edge

     
    A new stream of endorsements emerged in Los Angeles' mayoral race Wednesday as Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti sought an edge in the May 21 runoff. The backing has two overarching goals – blunting criticism the two Democrats are facing......
  • Election day: Short lines, empty voter booths are the norm so far

     
    Although Tuesday’s election will result in one of Los Angeles’ most extensive leadership changes -- with residents selecting a mayor, city attorney, city controller, and eight City Council members -- attendance at polling places appeared...
  • L.A. Votes: Election Day! Candidates barnstorm, new controversies emerge

     
    Tuesday is election day in Los Angeles, and voters will weigh in on who should be the city’s next mayor and decide on a measure that would boost the city’s sales tax. Also on the ballot are contests for city......
  • Riordan campaigns for James at Farmers Market

     
    L.A. mayoral candidate Kevin James got a last-minute boost from Richard Riordan Monday when the former mayor joined him at the Original Farmer's Market on Fairfax to talk to news cameras and shake hands with the lunchtime crowd....
  • L.A. mayor's race comes down to the wire

     
    Voters continued to trickle to the polls across Los Angeles on Tuesday evening to select a new mayor and other officials. The city's financial crisis has been a central issue in the various campaigns, including Proposition A, a proposed tax......
  • Voters weigh in on city's finances, Proposition A tax increase

     
    Voters who made their way to the polls Tuesday had strong feelings about the city’s financial situation....
  • Wrongful death suit by parents of two slain USC students dismissed

     
    A Los Angeles judge Friday dismissed a wrongful death lawsuit filed against USC last May by the parents of two graduate students who were slain off-campus. Ming Qu and Ying Wu, both 23-year-old electronic engineering students from China, were fatally........