Election season may not be fully upon us, but there are several campaigns that are getting ready to get ready, and the money seems to be flowing to not only the familiar names, but even some new ones as well. Nationally, the California ATM remains open for business. Locally, there's the Board of Supervisor's race to fill the seat being emptied by Republican Mike Antonovich in the 5th District. And there's also the matter of a mayoral election that – believe it or not – is not that far away. KCRW's Steve Chiotakis spoke to Kevin Roderick, editor of LA Observed.