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March 7, 2017 — Local Elections
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City Council, District 7 — City of Los Angeles

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About this office

Members of the city council draft and vote on city laws and appoint certain municipal officers and employees.
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Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 20 candidates.

Monica Rodriguez

Los Angeles Commissioner / Business...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Improve constituent services in our district
  2. Make more investments in and fight for our fair share...
  3. Secure new economic investment in our district and...
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Karo Torossian

Director of Planning and the Environment
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  1. Work with local businesses to grow and create more...
  2. Put children and families first by improving existing...
  3. Protect our communities by reducing homelessness,...
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Mónica Ratliff

Teacher/School Boardmember
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  1. Secure our fair share of funding for pubic safety...
  2. Effectively address the homeless on our streets, in...
  3. Encourage local economic development that the community...
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Art Miner

Business owner; restaurant/ sports...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Good Jobs and employment opportunities are key to...
  2. Homeless living on our streets, w/o toilet or bathing...
  3. We need responsible development that includes jogging...
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Venessa Martinez

Deputy Attorney General
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Adding additional police and fire resources to CD7...
  2. Smart development that balances the need for additional...
  3. Being a watch dog on the high speed rail. Effectively...
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Olga Ayala's priorities are not yet available.

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Fred A. Flores's priorities are not yet available.

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Nicole Chase

Education Advocate, Rancher, Small...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. 1. Stop the High Speed Rail I am OPPOSED to High Speed...
  2. 2. Public Safety We need to stop the deterioration...
  3. 3. Addressing Spike in Homelessness: The huge spike...
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Carlos Lara's priorities are not yet available.

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Krystee Clark

Neighborhood Council President
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Homeless population / safety
  2. Job growth / business stimulus
  3. Environmental concerns / protect against HSR
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Mark Reed's priorities are not yet available.

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Mike Schaefer

Public Interest Advocate
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Indict more elected and appointed officials
  2. Prudent use of $1.2 billion bonds approved for 10,000...
  3. Have most liberal library hours in LA County, open...
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Connie Saunders

Legal Secretary and Real Estate Agent
Top 3 Priorities
  1. To establish peer review of all codes to ensure they...
  2. Handle Homeless, disallow skid row (unhygenic) conditions...
  3. Create Affordable Housing without tax increases by...
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Franki Marie Becerra's priorities are not yet available.

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David Jesse Barron

Los Angeles Housing Inspector
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Oppose the High Speed Train and do all in my power...
  2. Prevent increasing crime by writing and lobbying state...
  3. To help prevent Land Use and Zoning abuses that destroy...
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John T. Higginson's priorities are not yet available.

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Terrence "Terry" Gomes's priorities are not yet available.

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José G. Castillo

Real Estate Broker
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Gang & Crime have to be reduced if we are to attract...
  2. Homelessness is a national crisis and non more than...
  3. Creating JOBS are essential if the area is going to...
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Bonnie D. Corwin

Businessperson, Bookkeeper
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Ensure safe neighborhoods
  2. Monitor and advocate against High Speed Rail in the...
  3. Bring quality community/city services back into the...
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