One Candidate’s Voting Record and Another’s Campaign Tactics Under Fire As June Vote Nears

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In recent weeks Milrad’s campaign has pushed forward with attacks against Uranga’s voting record, claiming that the councilman is an absentee representative of the district and change is needed. Meanwhile, Milrad's campaign is facing allegations that it has been...
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Senate Candidate Kevin de Leon Makes Campaign Fundraiser Stop in Long Beach

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Like so many candidates before him seeking endorsements and support, U.S. senate candidate Kevin de Leon journeyed to Long Beach Monday morning for a fundraiser hosted by some of the city’s elected officials.
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Second District Councilwoman Remains Confident After Recall Group Submits Signatures To City Clerk

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The city clerk’s office will now begin the process of reviewing and verifying the signatures over the next 30 days before signaling if the recall will go to a vote in November.
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Initial Error By County Leaves Some Fifth District Voters With No Choice For City Council

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Over 400 VBM voters in the district, one of two that has yet to decide its council member for the next four years, received county ballots that include statewide contests but not city ballots that lets them cast votes...
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Los Angeles County Joins California’s Lawsuit Over Census Question

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The city and county of Los Angeles and several other major California cities have joined the state's lawsuit opposing the federal government's addition of a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census, Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced today.
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Vice Mayor Rex Richardson Joins Millennial Leaders to Discuss Issues Facing Young Adults

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Young Invincibles hosted the 2018 State of California Millennials Summit at CSU Dominguez Hills last Saturday where millennial elected leaders discussed the situations young people are facing today.
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The Libertarians Are Coming to Town, Revamped and Ready to Compete

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Do you believe less government is better? That people’s personal lives should not be meddled with—whether that means the person you choose to marry or the drugs you choose to take? Would you support the privatization of schools, prisons...
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Certified Election Results Send Three Political Races to June 5 Runoff 

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Three races remain undecided though, with Council Districts Five and Seven facing runoffs and the only contested seat on the Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education also hosting a runoff on the June 5 ballot. 
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Long Beach City Council to Discuss Support of Statewide Initiative that Could Roll Back Criminal Justice Reforms

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Council women Suzie Price and Stacy Mungo will introduce the motion at Tuesday night’s city council meeting where they will ask their colleagues to support the Reducing Crime and Keeping California Safe Act of 2018. The ballot initiative takes...
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Tuesday Night’s Election Brought Victory For Some While Others Head Back to the Campaign Trail

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Half of the Long Beach City Council seats up for grabs Tuesday night were decided early in the evening as Vice Mayor Rex Richardson and Third District Councilwoman Suzie Price easily retained their seats, however, their colleagues in the...
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