Mayor Villaraigosa Speaks Out
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The Mayor of Los Angeles was out of town for two out of four weeks last month, visiting Israel, supporting Barack Obama and raising money for his own re-election campaign next year. Tonight we’ll ask Antonio Villaraigosa how he’s tending to city business on gangs, underperforming schools, the LAPD and increasing fees for city services. We’ll also hear the latest on the IndyMac bank—now under an FBI investigation for fraud.
Old-Fashioned Run on the Bank at Indymac ()IndyMac bank of Pasadena is now being run by the FDIC — the second largest bank to fail in American history. Tonight, the FBI has confirmed that IndyMac’s being investigated for fraud.
- Mark Lacter: Business Writer, LA Observed
Interview with the Mayor ()Mayor Villaraigosa was away from Los Angeles during one-half the month of June. Tonight, we’ll talk with him at length about how he’s catching up on city business.
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