County Parties Endorse Candidates in the Los Angeles City Elections
The Los Angeles County Democratic and GOP parties announce their endorsements for candidates running in the L.A. City elections, held March 5.
By Jared Morgan, February 22, 2013
The Republican Party has endorsed Kevin James for mayor, while the L.A. County Democrats have not come to a consensus on which candidate to back.
The other candidates running for mayor include L.A. City Councilwoman Jan Perry; Emanuel Pleitez, Chief Strategy Officer at L.A.-based technology company Spokeo; L.A. City Councilman Eric Garcetti; L.A. City Controller Wendy Greuel; former L.A. County and federal worker Addie Miller, factory production worker Norton Sandler and Yehuda Draiman, council secretary for the Northridge East Neighborhood Council.
The Democratic Party has endorsed Assemblyman Mike Feuer for city attorney and Ron Galperin,
business owner and attorney, for city controller. The party also gave its endorsements to Bob Blumenfield, Paul Koretz, Felipe Fuentes, Mike Bonin and Joe Buscaino for their bids in the Los Angeles City Council race.
The Republican Party is tipping its hat to William Morrison, Joyce Pearson and Jesse Barron for City Council; and endorsed Jozef Thomas Essavi, Ernest Henry Moreno and Tom Oliver for the Community College District Board.
For a complete list of all certified candidates, visit the Los Angeles City Registrar’s website, or find the list attached to the right.
If you'd like to vote by mail, your application must be received by the Office of the City Clerk by Tuesday. The deadline to submit your vote-by-mail ballot in the March 5 elections is March 4.
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