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State Sen. Ted Lieu is best choice for 33rd Congressional District
State Sen. Ted Lieu is best choice for 33rd Congressional District

The retirement of Henry Waxman after 40 years in the House of Representatives will mean a rare changing of the guard in California's 33rd Congressional District, which links Rancho Palos Verdes and Torrance with Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Malibu and Calabasas. It is a wealthy district and a heavily Democratic one, though it is not as homogenous — demographically or politically — as some might think. The chance to replace Waxman drew 17 active candidates into the June primary. This page backed author-consultant-radio-host and policy wonk Matt Miller in that demolition derby, but he didn't survive the top-two contest, which was won by Democratic state Sen. Ted Lieu and...

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