Antonio Villaraigosa Reflects on Mayoral Term but Doesn't Want to Look Back
Antonio Villaraigosa is vacationing in Martha's Vineyard, where he may or may not be reflecting on his career in public office. In an exit interview posted today on the L.A. Times' website, the former mayor was hazy on that point, and on most others.
"I think I've learned a lot in this job," he said. "What I've learned primarily is that you've gotta do what's right, or what you think is right, and you gotta make tough decisions, and you gotta be willing to take on your friends when you disagree."
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