CD4 Candidates Unplugged

For the past six months the Ledger has documented on where the candidates stand on some key issues, like Los Angeles Police Dept. raises, homelessness, crime and the state of the Los Angeles Unified...

CD4 Results: Publisher Unplugged

There’s always that moment. That suspension of time just before kick off; the hush before tip off; the night before Christmas. It’s that magical instant, and all its collective possible anticipation, when all and everything is possible....

CD4 Observation By Ryu Campaign

LOS ANGELES–A volunteer with the David Ryu for Los Angeles City Council District 4 campaign watches over the shoulder of one of five ballot inspectors today at the C. Erwin Piper Technical Center in...

March Madness: It’s Ramsay and Ryu

Carolyn Ramsay and David Ryu will face each other in a May 19 run off for Los Angeles City Council District 4, after the Los Angeles City Clerk released the official and certified count this afternoon for the March 3 election. According...

[senior moments] City Council Elections: If I Had the Candidates’ Ears

While there are many candidate forums, debates and caucuses planned for voters to get their own read on the candidates, as someone who has been around now for a while, my questions of the candidates might be different than most. I’d like to hear candidate responses on their disaster response plans and if they take into consideration those who are most vulnerable, such as older persons? Or, how would each candidate, if elected, facilitate the construction of affordable housing and services for the older population needing assistance and shelter?

Ryu Remains Top In Funding And Spending

As candidates head into the final month of campaigning for Los Angeles City Council District 4, the race is crowded with candidates and money. With 14 names still competing to replace termed out councilmember...

Davis Outlasts Field In “Candidate Caucus” Debate

LOS FELIZ–Educator Teddy Davis was the overall winner in tonight’s Los Feliz Neighborhood Council (LFNC) “Candidate Caucus,” according to a panel of three experts and 50 audience members who were surveyed. An expert panel scored the...