** OTHER NEWS AFTER THE JUMP.**
"Gay vs.Straight Cat Fight" is setting up for new Assembly District that would encompass West Hollywood to Malibu. Veteran Gay Rights Advocate Torie Osborn with Mayor Antonio Villar's support, will be challenged by
current Assemblywoman Besty Butler who is backed by gay Assembly Speaker John Perez.
These headlines below are from the Wendy Greuel for Mayor Campaign
but lets remember what being ahead in the fundraising race did for Chris Essel's political career.
* Tom Calderon, a consultant with the Calderon Group. Last year, Calderon was identified by The Times as one of three former elected officials who were lobbying politicians to support the city of Vernon's plan to build a new power plant on Boyle Avenue. (Wonder if Robert Urteaga tagged along with Calderon?).Reached by The Times on Friday, Calderon was asked if he is still working on the power plant project, which has drawn protests from residents of Boyle Heights, a neighborhood once represented by Villaraigosa. "I really don't respond to press calls, thanks," Calderon said, shortly before he hung up.
Scott Johnson in CD 14
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