Mike Spence

West Covina City Councilman

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City Councilman from West Covina; Republican strategist and past president of the of the conservative California Republican Assembly and of the California Taxpayer Protection Committee

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Proposition P  on next week’s Los Angeles County ballot would raise money for parks, recreation, gang prevention, protection of beaches and maintenance of zoos and museums.  It would…

Proposition P Debate

Proposition P on next week’s Los Angeles County ballot would raise money for parks, recreation, gang prevention, protection of beaches and maintenance of zoos and museums.  It would…

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Late today -- for the first time in decades -- the state legislature late was on its way to passing a spending plan by the  Constitutional deadline , which expires at midnight…

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As the GOP’s most likely candidate for president,  John McCain   hopes to win California this coming November with the coalition of independents and moderates that re-elected  Governor…

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As the GOP’s most likely candidate for president, John McCain hopes to win California this coming November with the coalition of independents and moderates that re-elected Governor…

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