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  • Ron Kaye: Surrendering power, abdicating responsibility

    In the scandal-ridden city of Bell, barely a third of voters recently turned out at the polls to throw out the officials who allegedly looted the treasury. That was nearly three times the percentage that cast ballots in the March 8 Los Angeles...
  • Report: Ramani campaign erred

    Sunder Ramani failed to properly file fundraising reports earlier this year during his campaign for the 43rd Assembly District, but the state Fair Political Practices Commission did not issue a fine after concluding his campaign treasurer was unaware of...
  • Voter apathy wins again

    Voter participation for the primary election fell to roughly 15% — a shameful mark for political involvement in Burbank, especially given what thousands of people in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and other nations have endured in the pro-democracy struggles...
  • Apathy could hurt General Fund

    Voter apathy could cost Burbank millions of dollars if Measure U fails at the polls in April. Measure U, a utility tax for telephone users, would modernize the city’s tax codes to include new technology and preserve a substantial revenue stream for...
  • Primary voters benefitted from the Leader's coverage

    I want to express my appreciation to the Burbank Leader for its endorsement in the recent primary election and, perhaps more importantly, to your coverage of the candidates and issues. Every Burbank resident who voted in the Feb. 22 primary election was...
  • Trophy goes to CV High in Scholastic Bowl

    Trophy goes to CV High in Scholastic Bowl
    Crescenta Valley High School emerged victorious Monday in the Glendale Unified Scholastic Bowl, which pits some of the district's brightest high school students against one another in a game-show-style competition. “I think we all tried hard to...
  • Adam Schiff to face six contenders in primary election

    Adam Schiff to face six contenders in primary election
    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) is facing six opponents to represent the redrawn 28th Congressional District, but they will have to overcome incredible odds and funding disadvantages to mount a serious challenge to the long-time congressman. Schiff raised...
  • Schiff calls for immigration policy change

    Schiff calls for immigration policy change
    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) met with a panel of scientists, engineers and technology firm executives recently to discuss possible changes to federal immigration policy that could boost American competitiveness in the technology sector. Schiff said he is...
  • GOP candidate will try for 30th district

    A GOP challenger has thrown her hat in the ring in the race for the redrawn 30th Congressional District, going up against Democratic power players Howard Berman and Brad Sherman in an open primary in June. Susan Shelley of Woodland Hills describes...
  • Berman-Sherman battle is one Democrats would rather not have

    Reporting from Los Angeles and Washington -- Rep. Howard Berman hasn't had to fight for a job since Richard Nixon defeated George McGovern and M*A*S*H made its television debut. That was 1972, when he won a state Assembly seat in his first race. Now the...
  • Antonovich blasts governor's tax plan

    Antonovich blasts governor's tax plan
    Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich criticized Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax plan and his recent realignment initiative to release nonviolent inmates from state prisons during an address to the La CaƱada Flintridge Republican Club last week....
  • To increase voter participation, Burbank may cover postage of mail-in ballots

    To increase voter participation, Burbank may cover postage of mail-in ballots
    Burbank will continue to use mail-in ballots for local elections, but officials have been directed to examine the use of return postage in an effort to boost voter participation. City Council members this week said that if the increased cost for postage...