In recent years, the LA City Council has voted unanimously almost 100% of the time. Critics say it's in thrall to developers and that it's failed to pave streets, oversee the DWP or keep libraries open full time. On Tuesday, voters in District 15 will vote to replace Janice Hahn. We hear a debate between runoff candidates Warren Furutani (L) and Joe Buscaino (R). Who are they? How do they propose to keep the city from running out of money? Also, Frank McCourt is now free to sell the Dodgers. On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, Republicans go from New Hampshire to South Carolina.
Furutani and Buscaino Vie for a Seat on LA's City Council
From this Episode:
Can a New Member Shake Up the LA City Council?
The LA City Council has been described as "ideologically homogenous," where members who disagree don't vote "no" but call in sick to protect the image of tranquility. In...
18 min, 10 sec
From New Hampshire, It's on to South Carolina and Florida
New Hampshire Republicans had just 12 delegates to give in yesterday's primary. Mitt Romney got seven; Ron Paul took three and Jon Huntsman got the remaining two....
26 min, 29 sec