Former Los Angeles City Councilmember Jose Huizar has been sentenced to 13 ye
Prosecutors have accused a Chula Vista councilwoman and her brother of fraudulently obtaining $176,227 in PPP loans and then using the money for personal and campaign expenses.
With the floodgates open, exposing years of corruption in Anaheim, many had hoped for some meaningful change at City Hall. At least for now, there will be no such reckoning.
Former Anaheim Mayor Harry Sidhu has agreed to a guilty plea in the corruption scheme involving the now defunct Angel Stadium land deal.
The city council doesn’t meet again until Aug. 15. Some residents want a special meeting to be called before then, given the gravity of the report.
The report details fraud, corruption, secret lobbying, data mining and more.
Another councilmember was hit with public corruption charges Tuesday in the city where ethics too often go to die.
A coalition of business groups and local electeds have filed a lawsuit against the Fair Political Practices Commission seeking to nullify new campaign contribution requirements passed by