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Gomez to face Ahn in 34th District runoff

LOS ANGELES — Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez will face Los Angeles Planning Commissioner Robert Lee Ahn in the June 6 runoff in the 34th Congressional District. Gomez, a Democrat from Eagle Rock, led the 24-candidate field with 8,156 votes, 28.14 percent of the vote, with fellow Democrat Ahn second with 5,504 votes, 18.99 percent, according to Read More…

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Special election called April 4 to fill Becerra seat

LOS ANGELES — Gov. Jerry Brown has scheduled an April 4 primary and June 6 special election to fill the congressional seat left vacant by Xavier Becerra’s appointment and confirmation as California’s attorney general. Becerra took over the attorney general’s job Jan. 24 from Kamala Harris, who was elected to the U.S. Senate in November, Read More…