Antonio Villaraigosa
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Villaraigosa spends Sunday at L.A. churches, asking for prayers and reminding congregations he’s no newcomer

Antonio Villaraigosa

Gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa, center,  speaks at a campaign event with a carpenters union at a Riverside restaurant on Sunday.

 (Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times)
Gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa

Supporters cheer as former L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, who is running for governor, speaks at a campaign event Sunday at Zacatecas restaurant in Riverside.

 (Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times)
Gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa

Gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa is greeted by Arianny Cortez, 5, Iliana Cortez, 7, and Leila Cortez, 9, at a campaign event Sunday in Riverside.

 (Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times)
Gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa

Democrat Antonio Villaraigosa, second from left, meets supporters at a campaign event Sunday in Riverside.

 (Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times)
Antonio Villaraigosa

Former Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, left, prays with the Rev. Johnteris Tate during Sunday services at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Los Angeles.

 (Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times)
Gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa

Gubernatorial candidate Antonio Villaraigosa, center, attends Sunday service at Agape International Spiritual Center in Culver City. Joining him is his wife, Patricia, at right.

 (Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times)
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