A November ruling in a case filed by the city of Redondo Beach sought to bring back the autonomy that charter cities have regarding their election dates, even if they had sagging election day turnout.
Starting this weekend, Long Beach police officers will be working 12-hour shifts and the department will be limiting days off in case of possible turmoil during the week of the election.
Long Beach officials have been fielding complaints left and right this election season. Over the past two months voters have been inundated with a flurry of illicit election activity on social media and via text messages.
Under state law, political ads must contain a statement noting who is behind/paid for the ad.
LBCC is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Sunday for early voting.
Long Beach Councilman Austin will run against fellow council member Lena Gonzalez for California’s newly-vacated District 33 Senate seat.
Despite a rare downpour in the usually sunny Long Beach, dozens of community members gathered inside Poly High School’s library Wednesday evening to give their input on what locations around town they would like to see turned into vote centers by the 2020 elections.
California voter turnout during mayoral elections coincides with one critical factor; is there a presidential election occurring the same year? This was the finding of a report released today showing that when mayoral elections in the state are held during presidential election years, it can increase voter turnout by more than 20 percent on average.
The days of voter confusion and in some cases, un-cast votes in Long Beach may be over after the city voted last month to collaborate with the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder County Clerk’s office to streamline the June municipal election.
As Cambodia engages in a dispute over recent election results, Cambodian and Cambodian-American citizens of Long Beach took to the streets to protest in the hopes that a larger public presence will shed the international light on the possible election fraud in their home country.