Democrat Antonio Villaraigosa was the mayor of Los Angeles from 2005 to 2013. Since then, he’s been advising big corporations and teaching at USC. Now, he hopes to get back into politics by running to be California’s next governor. He talks to us about his political track record, the high-speed rail project, and how he plans to spur housing growth.
Calif. Governor's race: Antonio Villaraigosa interview
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Antonio Villaraigosa: political experience is key to leading California
Democrat Antonio Villaraigosa was the mayor of Los Angeles from 2005 to 2013. Since then, he’s been advising big corporations and teaching at USC. Now, he hopes to get back...
21 min, 6 sec
California politicians meet with President Trump to talk 'sanctuary state' law
at the White House Wednesday to discuss California’s “sanctuary state” law. Republicans in the state are viewing the topic as an opportunity to encourage their base to show...
8 min, 4 sec
USC gynecologist treated students despite years of misconduct allegations
USC allowed a gynecologist to continue treating students even after coworkers and patients complained about his inappropriate behavior for decades.
11 min, 57 sec
Image of former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa at LACMA's 50th anniversary gala in Los Angeles, California, April 18, 2015 courtesy of REUTERS/Danny Moloshok.