McKenna has filed to seek LAUSD board seat again in 2015
While George McKenna remained relatively quiet at his first board meeting this week, he has spoken loudly on one issue: He intends to run again for the District 1 seat next year. Records show that he filed a Declaration of Intent To Solicit And Receive Contributions with the City Ethics Commission last week, a move...
By LA School Report | August 28, 2014
Another Johnson (Daymond) lining up for LAUSD District 1
Days before Marguerite LaMotte died last December at the age of 80, Daymond Johnson, a school safety officer and consultant, filed papers with the City Ethics Commission to run for her LA Unified District 1 board seat when her term expired in 2015. Whether she intended to seek reelection or not, his rationale was to...
By Michael Janofsky | August 14, 2014
Candidates lining up for LAUSD elections — in 2015
Even as the LA Unified School Board is trying to coordinate a special election for the District 1 seat in June, candidates are already lining up to run for the seat in the regular election, more than a year later. The City Ethics Commission says three people have registered, and another has signed up to...
By Vanessa Romo | January 10, 2014