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December 11, 1999 | SUE FOX, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Most San Fernando Valley-area congressional representatives face no opposition in the March 7 primary, but seven open seats in Assembly and state Senate districts promise lively local contests. Friday was the filing deadline for candidates to enter the primary. In Valley-area races, there are three open seats in the Senate and four in the Assembly. Here's a district-by-district look at the races.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 19, 2000 | PATRICK McGREEVY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A new city in the San Fernando Valley would have residents who are more active politically, more skeptical about elected leaders and more fiscally conservative than counterparts south of Mulholland Drive, according to an analysis of a first-of-its-kind report by county elections officials. Valley voters demonstrated their political might in the Nov. 7 election, making up 48.
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March 27, 1996 | NANCY HILL-HOLTZMAN and HENRY CHU and JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Realtor Tony Cardenas led four other Democrats vying to succeed Assemblyman Richard Katz (D-Sylmar), and GOP Assemblywoman Paula Boland of Granada Hills moved a step closer to a new job in the state Senate on Tuesday as early ballots were tallied in San Fernando Valley-area races. Assemblyman James Rogan easily won the GOP nomination to succeed retiring Rep.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 8, 2000 | HILARY E. MacGREGOR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The San Fernando Valley can expect to wield even more political muscle in Sacramento in the next two years as voters returned several veteran lawmakers to the capital. Assembly Speaker Bob Hertzberg (D-Sherman Oaks) was breezing to an easy win in his central Valley district. In fact, most Democrats dominated. "There will be a lot of power from the Valley," said U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) from Democratic headquarters in Encino. "Especially with Speaker Hertzberg."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 29, 1994 | JOHN SCHWADA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The June 7 primary election won't be totally bereft of cliffhangers or promises of political novelty for San Fernando Valley voters, even though half a dozen incumbent state legislators are unchallenged or face only nominal opposition. For the Van Nuys-based 20th Senate District seat, GOP voters will pick a candidate to run in November against state Sen.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 14, 1992
Assemblyman Tom McClintock (R-Thousand Oaks) announced Thursday that he will seek the GOP nomination to oppose Rep. Anthony C. Beilenson (D-Los Angeles) in a newly created congressional district that covers the southwestern San Fernando Valley and part of Ventura County. McClintock, a conservative known for his vocal opposition to Gov.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 8, 2000 | HILARY E. MacGREGOR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The San Fernando Valley can expect to wield even more political muscle in Sacramento in the next two years as voters returned several veteran lawmakers to the capital. Assembly Speaker Bob Hertzberg (D-Sherman Oaks) was breezing to an easy win in his central Valley district. In fact, most Democrats dominated. "There will be a lot of power from the Valley," said U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) from Democratic headquarters in Encino. "Especially with Speaker Hertzberg."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 6, 1991 | GREG BRAXTON and JOHN CHANDLER and AARON CURTISS and TRACEY KAPLAN and JIM HERRON ZAMORA, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Burbank voters rejected a police and fire facilities tax Tuesday as voters throughout northern Los Angeles County cast ballots in local elections for city councils and school and water boards, and on school bonds.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 19, 2000 | PATRICK McGREEVY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A new city in the San Fernando Valley would have residents who are more active politically, more skeptical about elected leaders and more fiscally conservative than counterparts south of Mulholland Drive, according to an analysis of a first-of-its-kind report by county elections officials. Valley voters demonstrated their political might in the Nov. 7 election, making up 48.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 19, 1997 | SYLVIA L. OLIANDE
Officials in Agoura Hills and Westlake Village reminded residents this week that the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 4 election is little more than two weeks away. Residents have until Oct. 6 to register, or re-register if new to the area, with the Los Angeles County registrar-recorder's office to be eligible to participate in the election. Voters must be U.S. citizens, at least 18 years old by the day of the election, and California residents by the Oct. 6 deadline, officials said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 8, 2000 | MARTHA L. WILLMAN and CAROL CHAMBERS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Local voters cast ballots not only on the meatier issues Tuesday, but on a few quirky ones as well--like deciding whether a Wal-Mart should be built in Palmdale, or letting a few kids switch to a more desirable school district. Burbank voters approved a measure that will give them the final say on expansion of their regional airport, and owners of 55 homes in Woodland Hills overwhelmingly agreed to join the Las Virgenes Unified School District.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 11, 1999 | SUE FOX, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Most San Fernando Valley-area congressional representatives face no opposition in the March 7 primary, but seven open seats in Assembly and state Senate districts promise lively local contests. Friday was the filing deadline for candidates to enter the primary. In Valley-area races, there are three open seats in the Senate and four in the Assembly. Here's a district-by-district look at the races.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 19, 1997 | SYLVIA L. OLIANDE
Officials in Agoura Hills and Westlake Village reminded residents this week that the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 4 election is little more than two weeks away. Residents have until Oct. 6 to register, or re-register if new to the area, with the Los Angeles County registrar-recorder's office to be eligible to participate in the election. Voters must be U.S. citizens, at least 18 years old by the day of the election, and California residents by the Oct. 6 deadline, officials said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 5, 1997 | SYLVIA OLIANDE and DARRELL SATZMAN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
If all politics are truly local, then the only elections in the San Fernando Valley on Tuesday were the real stuff. Voters in the cities of San Fernando, Calabasas and Hidden Hills chose city council members. In addition, in San Fernando the city treasurer post was on the ballot. And for the first time in 20 years, it was a contest with more than one candidate.
NEWS
March 27, 1996 | NANCY HILL-HOLTZMAN and HENRY CHU and JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Realtor Tony Cardenas led four other Democrats vying to succeed Assemblyman Richard Katz (D-Sylmar), and GOP Assemblywoman Paula Boland of Granada Hills moved a step closer to a new job in the state Senate on Tuesday as early ballots were tallied in San Fernando Valley-area races. Assemblyman James Rogan easily won the GOP nomination to succeed retiring Rep.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 29, 1994 | JOHN SCHWADA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The June 7 primary election won't be totally bereft of cliffhangers or promises of political novelty for San Fernando Valley voters, even though half a dozen incumbent state legislators are unchallenged or face only nominal opposition. For the Van Nuys-based 20th Senate District seat, GOP voters will pick a candidate to run in November against state Sen.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 5, 1997 | SYLVIA OLIANDE and DARRELL SATZMAN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
If all politics are truly local, then the only elections in the San Fernando Valley on Tuesday were the real stuff. Voters in the cities of San Fernando, Calabasas and Hidden Hills chose city council members. In addition, in San Fernando the city treasurer post was on the ballot. And for the first time in 20 years, it was a contest with more than one candidate.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 19, 1992 | JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Assemblyman Terry B. Friedman said Tuesday that he will seek reelection to the Assembly rather than run against state Senate leader David A. Roberti, a fellow liberal Democrat, in a fratricidal battle for an open Senate seat in the San Fernando Valley. Friedman (D-Los Angeles) filed papers to run for the Democratic nomination to represent the newly created 41st Assembly District, which runs from the southwestern Valley to Malibu and Santa Monica.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 19, 1992 | JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Assemblyman Terry B. Friedman said Tuesday that he will seek reelection to the Assembly rather than run against state Senate leader David A. Roberti, a fellow liberal Democrat, in a fratricidal battle for an open Senate seat in the San Fernando Valley. Friedman (D-Los Angeles) filed papers to run for the Democratic nomination to represent the newly created 41st Assembly District, which runs from the southwestern Valley to Malibu and Santa Monica.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 14, 1992
Assemblyman Tom McClintock (R-Thousand Oaks) announced Thursday that he will seek the GOP nomination to oppose Rep. Anthony C. Beilenson (D-Los Angeles) in a newly created congressional district that covers the southwestern San Fernando Valley and part of Ventura County. McClintock, a conservative known for his vocal opposition to Gov.
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