Mayor-s Race Moves Into Higher Gear

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The election for Mayor of LA won-t be held until March, but incumbent Jim Hahn and four challengers will be debating live on KNBC-TV at 7pm this Thursday. After weeks of prodding, the Mayor agreed to appear with State Senator Richard Alarc-n, former Assembly Speaker Bob Hertzberg, former Speaker now City Councilman Antonio Villaraigosa and former Police Chief, now Councilman Bernard Parks. While the mayor may look like a sitting duck against 4 challengers, they'll have just one hour to make the case against Hahn-and against one another. We hear how political insiders rate his chances.
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Raich v Ashcroft

Raich's website

Mayor James Hahn

Alarc-n's mayoral campaign

Hertzberg's mayoral campaign

Parks' mayoral campaign

Villaraigosa's mayoral campaign



Warren Olney


Frances Anderton