Topic Gil Cedillo
A roundup of a tumultuous week: we published leaked audio of LA’s top leaders being racist, and also interviewed Councilmember Nithya Raman about reforming City Council.
In leaked audio, LA City Councilmembers Nury Martinez, Gil Cedillo, and Kevin de León discuss redistricting, are extremely racist.
Knock LA examines the nine-year city councilmember’s history on affordable housing, tenant protections, and meeting with the community.
In the midst of a contentious reelection campaign, the CD 1 councilmember has redacted 39% of his public calendar so far this year.
Katzenberg got a meeting with another city councilmember this week in less than an hour, proving that deep pockets and a PR machine lead to easier avenues of influence.
”We believe the City of Los Angeles can and should use eminent domain to purchase the building and ensure it remains affordable.”