Charges of election fraud are flying in Little Armenia, as council candidates John Choi and Mitch O'Farrell have filed complaints with the district attorney accusing each other of stealing votes. The latest sign that something suspicious might indeed be going on is the above photo -- posted last mon ... More >>
Is L.A. City Council District 13 candidate John Choi a pawn of downtown City Hall interests? Does rival Mitch O'Farrell really have the support of CD 13's community activists? Will residents be screwed no matter who gets elected?
All important questions as the contentious CD 13 race heads into the ... More >>
Is L.A. City Council District 13 candidate John Choi running from a sordid past? Is rival Mitch O'Farrell trying to hide his own skeletons?
In a recent heated exchange, O'Farrell and Choi have thrown off the gloves and are aiming for the jugular.
O'Farrell says in a press release that Choi hasn't ... More >>
Read L.A. Weekly's "Who is Mystery Man John Choi?"
Los Angeles City Council District 13 candidate John Choi is getting slammed by his opponent, Mitch O'Farrell. He says Choi has shown a disturbing "pattern" of being a "no-show" at important candidates' forums.
"Voters deserve the right to hear abo ... More >>
Do you really want to see 90 percent of the marijuana dispensaries in the city close down?
Apparently you do. An internal poll by the folks backing May ballot Measure D, which would do just that, shows that likely voters favor the proposed city law by a rate of 52 percent. Opponents of the would-be ... More >>
At least someone's having fun with this year's L.A. municipal elections, even though it's at the expense of City Council District 13 candidate John Choi.
Choi moved into CD 13 in 2012 and has the major backing of Los Angeles County Federation of Labor boss and political kingmaker Maria Elena Durazo ... More >>
Councilman Eric Garcetti is leaving the 13th council district after three terms, and from the looks of things, he's quite popular there.Garcetti has not endorsed a successor, but all the candidates seem eager to tout their affiliation with him. The latest example of this is a mailer from Matt Szabo ... More >>
The top-two primary system has brought us a slew of intraparty races this fall, which can make it difficult to tell the difference between the two candidates. Berman or Sherman? Butler or Bloom?A case in point is the Dem-vs.-Dem race for the 51st Assembly District, which stretches from the hipster p ... More >>