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City Council To Name Mayor, Review Budget, Election

Santa Clarita City Council members Tuesday plan to name a new mayor, declare the results of a special election and adjust the budget.

Santa Clarita City Council members Tuesday plan to name a new mayor, declare the results of a special election and adjust the budget. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The special election was one Santa Clarita officials called in response to a referendum drive, which was initiated as opposition to the city’s billboard ...

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SCV Voters Pick Assembly Reps, New Congressman

Steve Knight was recently elected to the 25th Congressional District

SCV voters Tuesday chose two legislators for the state Assembly, as well as picking a new congressman. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Challenger: Steve Knight 46,610  Challenger: Tony Strickland 40,491 With 100 percent of district precincts reporting early Wednesday morning, state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, is set to replace Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon ...

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Measure S Vote Deals Defeat To Metro, Santa Clarita

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After years of negotiating and months of campaigning, Santa Clarita voters Tuesday rejected Measure S, prompting discussion about the growing power of social media, the effect of money in elections and what’s next for the City Council and billboards. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “I thought (Measure S) was the right thing ...

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Santa Clarita Valley Votes On Legislators, Bonds, Billboards

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Santa Clarita Valley voters cast ballots Tuesday on billboards, Congress, a school bond and Sacramento, with results being tallied into the early morning hours. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. With 100 percent of district precincts reporting early Wednesday morning, state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, is going to replace Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon ...

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Court OKs Cumulative Voting For Santa Clarita Elections

Court OKs Cumulative Voting For Santa Clarita Elections

A Los Angeles Superior Court judge upheld cumulative voting as a remedy for a lawsuit against Santa Clarita claiming the city violated the California Voting Rights Act, officials said Monday. The suit claimed the city was in violation of the CVRA with its at-large elections that disenfranchised minority voters. After a settlement conference, the city and Shenkman & Hughes, the firm representing the plaintiffs, eventually came to terms.

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SCV Voters Cast Ballots for June Primary On Election Day

SCV Voters Cast Ballots for June Primary On Election Day

Santa Clarita Valley voters are choosing their top-two candidates for the November ballot Tuesday.  Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Officials said 4,649 polling places all over Los Angeles County were open for the June 3 Statewide Direct Primary Election. State Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, took an early lead Tuesday night in the race to ...

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Santa Clarita Valley-AV Assembly Candidates Discuss California Politics

Santa Clarita Valley-AV Assembly Candidates Discuss California Politics

Cougar News, KHTS AM-1220, SCVTV and The Signal hosted a candidate forum at SCVTV Studios recently, when 36th Assembly District candidates answered several questions from a panel of Santa Clarita Valley journalists. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The candidates for the 36th Assembly District seat currently held by Steve Fox, ...

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Bipartisan Call Urges Congressman Buck McKeon To Act On Cemex Mine

Bipartisan Call Urges Congressman Buck McKeon To Act On Cemex Mine

A pair of candidates for the 25th Congressional District seat held by Congressman Buck McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, and a state assemblyman are calling on McKeon to stop an aggregate mine in Canyon Country by reviving a tact he tried in 2001. A letter sent by state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, and Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, urged McKeon “to submit an amendment to the Defense Authorization Bill that would declare State Highway 14 a ‘national defense asset’ that would ban the CEMEX mega-mine from moving forward,” the letter stated. In 2001, amendment language on the Highway 14 move was accepted, however it was pulled from the bill during conference committee, Wilk said.

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