Setting aside promises, how have they behaved?
'Temporary' hike would last to 2068, after most current voters are dead
Mark Ridley-Thomas wants Crenshaw/LAX elements worth $400 million.Metro has the cash to build two crucial elements of its Crenshaw/LAX light-rail line, even though there's been some foot-dragging about going forward on the MTA board. The cash can be found, according a Metro analysis released ... More >>
How rail service to the Westside jumped the track
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An L.A. politician votes for public subsidies that boost her home's value
By a 4-1 vote the state Public Utilities Commission approved one proposal, while denying another, for two street-crossings along the Expo Line, whose trains will eventually travel a rail corridor connecting downtown L.A. to Santa Monica. An L.A.Times report notes that in October a PUC judge had reco ... More >>
She was hailed as a black pioneer and hero. Did she sell out?