Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

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LA County approves $2 billion jails plan despite protests

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Board of Supervisors today voted 3-1, with one member abstaining, to approve a nearly $2 billion plan to raze and rebuild Men’s Central Jail and build a campus-like women’s jail […]

05/06/2014

In a Jan. 21, 2011 photo Robert "Bobby" Sargent Shriver III holds his daughter Rosemary Shriver, 2, as he greets guests at his father's Wake at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin,File)

Bobby Shriver expected to announce candidacy for Board of Supervisors

PACIFIC PALISADES (CNS) – Former Santa Monica Mayor Bobby Shriver is expected today to announce his candidacy for the Third District seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. Shriver says on his website, bobbyshriver.com, that […]

01/21/2014

Hilda Solis

Labor Secretary Hilda Solis resigns

WASHINGTON (AP) – Labor Secretary Hilda Solis resigned her post on Wednesday, saying she plans to return to her native California. She is expected to run for a seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.

01/09/2013

County supervisor says he won't run for LA mayor

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky says he won’t run for mayor of Los Angeles next year and he won’t seek re-election. In a blog entry Thursday, Yaroslavsky says the nearly […]

08/23/2012