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Mark Ridley-Thomas

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LA County Supervisor representing the 2nd District (Culver City, Carson, Beverlywood); former State Senator for the 26th District (South LA, Century City, Burbank and North Hollywood); former state legislator and LA City Councilman for the 8th District

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Los Angeles County provides health services to hundreds of thousands of people. The annual cost is $8 billion.

Unifying Health Services in a County Divided

Los Angeles County provides health services to hundreds of thousands of people. The annual cost is $8 billion.

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King/Drew Medical Center was hailed as a civil rights victory for South Los Angeles when it opened in 1972.

Martin Luther King Hospital Reopens

King/Drew Medical Center was hailed as a civil rights victory for South Los Angeles when it opened in 1972.

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Corruption within the ranks and abuse of inmates in County jails led Lee Baca to resign as Sheriff, and the Board of Supervisors to create an Inspector General.

LA's New Sheriff and Civilian Oversight

Corruption within the ranks and abuse of inmates in County jails led Lee Baca to resign as Sheriff, and the Board of Supervisors to create an Inspector General.

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