Friday, May 8, 2009
It’s eerily quiet in newsland for a moment. That won’t be the case on the next two Tuesdays, when high drama is all but ensured. Neighborhood council leaders in San Pedro and citywide are outraged over a proposal to cut council funding by 78 percent. This week’s Daily Breeze story and the commentaries below offer a closer look at the issue. Activists are planning to descend en masse on a May 12 city council committee meeting to argue for their funding. Then, Election Day is May 19. Analysts are warning that the state could run out of money in July if voters reject the ballot measures, as polls are predicting.
Posted by Andrea Adleman at 8:23 PM