Eric Garcetti

Ameera Butt
July 02, 2019 - 4:37 pm
On a "Fox News" interview Monday, President Donald Trump sat down with host Tucker Carlson and talked about homelessness in various cities, including Los Angeles and San Francisco. Trump suggested stepping into LA's homelessness crisis with his own possible solutions. L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti sat...
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Associated Press
Ameera Butt
May 20, 2019 - 7:40 am
Almost two years ago, the Trump administration decided to move the United States embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, stoking anger among Palestinians in the region and rising tension between them and Israeli's. Eric Garcetti, the Mayor of Los Angeles, who visited Jerusalem recently supports the...
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Associated Press
April 17, 2019 - 6:58 am
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is set to give his annual State of the City speech Wednesday afternoon at Lincoln High School. He's expected to speak about his successful mediation of the Los Angeles teacher's strike, and a parcel tax measure, which he supports. The measure will be on the ballot in...
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LA City Council Video Screenshot
April 03, 2019 - 2:45 pm
(KNX 1070) -- She's known as the woman who introduced the world to the wonder of chimpanzees. On her 85th birthday, primatologist Goodall, who has been spoofed on "The Simpsons," was honored by the LA City Council and Mayor Eric Garcetti in downtown LA. It'll be known as "Jane Goodall Day" at City...
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March 29, 2019 - 8:14 am
As part of its IPO day celebrations, ride-share company Lyft held a news conference early this morning in Los Angeles to announce a new partnership with the city. The company is paying $5 million a year to provide free and reduced cost rides for non-profit groups and low-income residents. LA Mayor...
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USA Today
February 07, 2019 - 7:16 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is scheduled today to testify before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's first hearing of the 116th Congress. The hearing is titled "The Cost of Doing Nothing: Why Investing in Our Nation's Infrastructure Cannot Wait," and...
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Jon Baird
January 04, 2019 - 7:33 am
(KNX 1070) -- The LA teacher's union is calling the latest move by the district "a legal hail mary." The LAUSD is going to court to keep some teachers on the job even if there’s a strike. L.A. Unified is going to court, trying to stop special education teachers and support staff from joining a...
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USA Today
October 17, 2018 - 12:35 pm
(KNX 1070) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti isn’t allowing a poor showing in a recent poll to dampen his possible run for the White House. He hasn’t officially thrown his hat into the 2020 presidential ring yet but Garcetti says he wouldn’t look to polls to make his decision anyway. A recent CNN...
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Pete Demetriou/KNX 1070
June 28, 2018 - 8:49 am
(KNX 1070) - The ceremony to formally swear in the LAPD's new chief is underway Thursday morning at the Police Academy in Elysian Park. He.made a vow before the crowd of 600 watching his swearing in. One of Moore’s mentors former LAPD Chief Bill Bratton said that in a time of unrest and change in...
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USA Today
June 21, 2018 - 10:14 am
(KNX1070) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is calling for rapid action on children separated from their parents at the border. He told a news conference outside a detention center in Texas that they should be re-united with their families as soon as possible. He says the President was right to...
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