Jonah Lowenfeld

Jewish Journal

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In one of the nation's hottest congressional races,  Howard Berman  and  Brad Sherman  are stepping up their attacks on each other.

Berman-Sherman Race Gets Nastier

In one of the nation's hottest congressional races, Howard Berman and Brad Sherman are stepping up their attacks on each other.

from Which Way, L.A.?

California voters will make history tomorrow with the first so-called "Top Two"  primary election  in state history.

Tomorrow's Election Will Make History in California

California voters will make history tomorrow with the first so-called "Top Two" primary election in state history.

from Which Way, L.A.?

In the elections of 2008 and 2010, California voters created the first  citizen's reapportionment commission  in state history.

Political Musical Chairs in California

In the elections of 2008 and 2010, California voters created the first citizen's reapportionment commission in state history.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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